JioPhone Next has been announced with a price tag of ₹6,499. The JioPhone Next is made by the Relaince in association with Google and Qualcomm. The budget segment smartphone will be available from Diwali and can be also purchased with an EMI option starting at ₹1,999. The Mukesh Ambani backed company intends to add the first time smartphone users plus wanted its existing JioPhone users to upgrade to Next.Reliance Jio has confirmed that the JioPhone Next can be purchased from Diwali, i.e., from November 4. To purchase the handset, users need to visit the nearest Jio Mart digital retailer or go the website and register. Registration can also be done on WhatsApp and users need to send a ‘Hi' to 7018270182 to begin the process. Once the registration is complete, a confirmation will be sent to the buyer. The customer will need to visit the nearby JioMart retailer to collect their JioPhone Next.