JioPhone Subsequent rollout will start earlier than Diwali, Reliance Jio introduced late on Thursday evening. Though the corporate had introduced in June that the brand new, inexpensive, Jio telephone would launch on Ganesh Chaturthi (that’s September 10), it has introduced by way of a press launch that the smartphone is at the moment in superior trials, and can roll out forward of Diwali, which is going down on November 4 this yr.The delay within the announcement of the Jio Telephone Subsequent worth and supply plans seems to be linked to the worldwide semiconductor scarcity, as Jio famous in its announcement that “this extra time will even assist mitigate the present industry-wide, world semiconductor shortages.”Reliance Jio had in June introduced the September 10 launch date for the telephone and stated that it was being developed with Google, and would deliver smartphone options reminiscent of Android and the Play Retailer, however on the worth of a featurephone. Though the corporate had not introduced a particular worth for the JioPhone Subsequent, a leak instructed that it could value Rs. 3,499, or $50.The JioPhone Subsequent is supposed to offer people who find themselves nonetheless utilizing 2G featurephones a path to improve, and Jio in its announcement on Thursday evening famous, “The machine and the working system will supply premium capabilities which have till now been related to extra highly effective smartphones, together with voice-first options that allow individuals to devour content material and navigate the telephone in their very own language, ship an amazing digital camera expertise, and get the newest Android characteristic and safety updates.”It acknowledged that the telephones are at the moment being examined with a restricted set of customers, and can be extensively rolled out by Diwali. On the similar time although, Jio talked about that the extra time will assist to deal with the semiconductor scarcity. This can be a world situation that has hit a number of industries, from smartphones to cars to online game consoles, and it’s probably that that is the principle trigger for the delay within the rollout of the inexpensive smartphone.JioPhone Subsequent specificationsAlthough Jio has not given detailed specs of the upcoming smartphone, it did reveal a number of particulars concerning the telephone. For one factor, it clearly works on 4G — as its meant to work on the Reliance Jio community. It’s going to even have Learn Aloud and Translate Now options, to make it extra accessible to customers. The telephone additionally comes preloaded with Google Play, and India particular Snapchat lenses. Except for this, from the pictures shared, we are able to see that it has thick bezels, and one digital camera every on the back and front of the telephone. Previous leaks recommend that the JioPhone Subsequent could run on Android 11 (Go version) and might need a 5.5-inch show. The identical leaks additionally recommend a Qualcomm QM215 SoC, and a 2,500mAh battery, dual-SIM assist, and 2GB or 3GB RAM choices, together with 16GB or 32GB storage choices. Nonetheless, these particulars aren’t formally confirmed at this level.