Right now Jio Phone is talk of the town and this hot cake is selling crazily in Indian market. Millions of Jio users have pre booked this feature phone to enjoy seamless 4G experience and free voice calling facility. But before buying any mobile, we first do some research on internet and check the user reviews. We also analyze its features before making final call. So, if you haven’t yet bought Jio phone or you are planning to book one then it is important to see if it satisfies your needs first.
We all know that Jio 1500 Phone has 4G VoLTE support and it also has wifi connectivity, but many people still wonder if this cheapest phone has hotspot feature or not. So, in this post we are going to unveil the details of Jio Phone hotspot functionality and how you can use its internet on other mobiles & laptops by tethering.
Does Jio Phone Support Mobile Hotspot & Tethering?
So the answer is, Jio Phone Does Not have hotspot support, however this is not the end of the story. Jio has clearly mentioned that – You will receive software upgrades on Jio phone and this will add some extra features in it. So there is still possibility that Jio may roll out hotspot feature in coming days.
How Can I Use Jio Phone Internet on Laptop or PC?
Although hotspot is not there, Jio mobile has USB 2.0 port and you can use media cable to connect it with laptop or desktop computers. With this way, you can easily share mobile internet on PC and enjoy the high speed browsing.
In addition to this, Jio gives you Bluetooth 4.1 which you may use instead of hotspot. The only downside is, you will not get super fast net speed as bluetooth connectivity is not as strong as hotspot.
Jio Phone Whatsapp Feature
Since Jio Phone is runs on KAI OS & not on android, it is difficult to say whether it supports whatsapp or not. But Jio might develop a dedicated whatsapp application for this handset and make it available via OTA update.
As of now, JioChat is only alternative to whatsapp and it comes absolutely free with this 1500 Rs Jiophone.
Does JioPhone Support WiFi?
Yes, Jio phone comes with built in wifi feature which enables you to connect to nearby wireless networks.