Reliance Jio introduced the JioFi 3 back in 2016. Last year the company silently introduced JioFi 4 and JioFi 5. Now the company has started selling JioFi JMR815, which is exclusively available for purchase through Flipkart. It comes with a one-year warranty and is touted to deliver download speeds of up to 150Mbps and upload speeds of up to 50Mbps.
The new JioFi model has a circular build with physical buttons of power on/ off and WPS. There are also notification lights for battery, 4G, and Wi-Fi signal strength. The device allows 32 users to connect to a high-speed data network, including 31 on Wi-Fi and one on USB. It also has a microSD card slot that accepts cards up to 64GB. You can make voice and video calls even on a 2G/3G phone by installing Jio4GVoice (JioJoin previously) app and connecting it to the hotspot over WiFi.
It has an Altair ALT3800 processor, supports band 3 (1800 MHz), 5 (850 MHz) and 40 (TD 2300 MHz) for Jio.It also comes with a 3000 mAh rechargeable battery, with the company claiming internet surfing time for nearly 8 hours on this. There is a micro USB port for charging. This measures 74 x 74 x 20mm and weighs just 95g.
Flipkart is offering no-cost EMI for HDFC Bank credit card users on this product. The actual price is listed at Rs 2499, but with a discount, the price is Rs 999.