Jio Phone: Spend Rs 4500 on Recharges to Keep Using the Phone

Reliance Jio has published the terms and conditions for Jio Phone on their official website. According to T&C, the Jio Phone users will have to make recharges worth Rs. 1,500 each year. That means you have to spend Rs 4500 (1500×3) over a three-year period to keep using JioPhone. Also, all the users will be liable to penalty if they return the Jio Phone early. Scroll down to know more.

jio phone

Jio Phone Terms and Conditions

Visit Official Source:

Things You Should Know Before Buying JioPhone

Rs 1500 as Security Deposit

If you want to buy Jio Phone, then you have to pay a security deposit of Rs. 1,500. You will get a full refund after three years.

Spend Rs 1500 on Recharges Per Year

As per T&C, “The JioPhone is available for continued use on the Recipient purchasing telecom recharge vouchers of an Authorized Carrier (presently Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited) from the Company or any of its authorized retailers for use in the JioPhone of a minimum value of Rs. 1,500/- per annum for a period of 3 years from the date of the first issue of the JioPhone.”

That means to keep using the JioPhone you have to spend minimum Rs 1500 on recharges per year. In total, you have to spend minimum Rs 4500 over 3 years.

Charge Upto Rs 1500 on Early Return

You can also return the phone early (before 3 years), but you have to pay extra if you return the Phone before 36 months.

Time of Return Early Return Charges
Upto 12 months Rs. 1,500 plus applicable GST or other taxes
After 12 months and up to 24 months Rs. 1,000 plus applicable GST or other taxes
After 24 months and up to 36 months Rs. 500 plus applicable GST or other taxes

5. Warranty For Use

(a) The Company grants a limited warranty for use of the JioPhone in terms of the warranty conditions as available at ‘’.

(b) The Company offers no warranty for third-party hardware accessories whether authorized or not by the Company for use with the JioPhone.

(c) Any repairs/ replacement of parts of the JioPhone not covered by warranty may be carried out by the Company on payment of charges by the Recipient as stipulated by the Company from time to time.

6. Return for JioPhone

The Company will accept the return and repay the Refundable Deposit, provided:

  • Make sure Jio Phone is not damaged (normal wear & tear excepted) and is in working condition.
  • Before returning the JioPhone; You have to delete all data or other information of the Recipient.
  • You have to remove the SIM card from the JioPhone.

Please Read Full Terms & Conditions From Official Source to Know Complete Details.

Leave a Reply