Jio to soon rollout Wi-Fi Hotspot feature for JioPhone
According to reports, Reliance Jio is working to rollout a new update to introduce Wi-Fi hotspot feature onto the JioPhone.
However, the feature is currently in testing phase and is expected to be released for all JioPhone users soon - something the company had promised earlier.
Here are the finer details.
How to check for the feature on your JioPhone?
The hotspot feature, currently under testing, will be released in a phased manner.
To find if you have received the feature, open Settings on your phone.
Now go to Networks and Connectivity and then tap on Internet and Sharing option.
If you have received the update, you should see the Wi-Fi Hotspot.
To enable the feature, tap on the option and select On.
You can setup your own password for the hotspot feature
Once you enable Hotspot, you will have the option to rename the network and set a new password for the connection. When the feature is active, you should see a Wi-Fi hotspot icon on the notification area.
Love Tech news?
Stay updated with the latest happenings.
Yes, notify Me
Want to buy a JioPhone? Check JioPhone New Year offer
Jio is giving JioPhone for Rs. 1,095 along with six months of free data and calling benefits.
Now, when you receive this gift card, go to a nearby Jio Store with the phone you want to exchange and avail the offer.
Meanwhile, here's recalling the JioPhone
The JioPhone features a 2.4-inch QVGA TFT display, 2MP rear camera, and a VGA front camera.
The handset comes with a dual-core processor, 128MB RAM, 4GB internal storage (expandable upto 128GB).
Further, JioPhone runs KaiOS, packs a 2,000mAh battery and supports 4G/3G/2G networks, VoLTE, VoWiFi, Wi-Fi, LTE Cat4 DL, Bluetooth, NFC, FM Radio, and GPS.
JioPhone also supports several social media apps as well
Further, the phone comes preloaded with the Jio suite of apps that include JioSaavn, JioCinema, HelloJio, JioGames, JioTv, JioShare, JioVideocall, and JioXpress (for news).
The official store on the JioPhone is JioStore which can be used to download other apps.
Check JioPhone New Year
Jio Festive Card
LTE Cat4 DL
Most asked questions
How to check for hotspot feature on JioPhone?
Askedby Rakesh Rangarajan
What are the key features and specifications of JioPhone?
Askedby Rajesh Subramanium
What all apps does JioPhone support?
Askedby Abhinav Mukopadhyay
How to avail the JioPhone New Year offer?
Askedby Shreya Saxena