Even though it is now discounted, not everyone can purchase it. On the GeM platform, only government agencies may make purchases. The laptop is anticipated to be made available to the general public around Diwali. The JioBook is already on exhibit at the sixth India Mobile Congress (IMC), which is taking place right now.
Jio Laptop Features
The laptop is equipped with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor, according to the information provided on the Government e-Marketplace website. It has a conventional form factor with metallic hinges. ABS plastic is used to make the chassis. JioOS, the company’s own operating system, is used on the laptop. According to the page’s specifications sheet, the Jio laptop has 2GB of LPDDR4X RAM. The gadget does not support RAM expansion.32GB of eMMC storage is combined with the RAM.
As for the screen, it is an anti-glare 11.6-inch HD LED backlit display on the Jio laptop. The screen has a 1366 x 768 pixel resolution and is non-touch. A USB 2.0 port, a USB 3.0 port, and an HDMI port are among the ports on the gadget. It does not have any USB Type-C ports. However, a microSD card slot is accessible.
Wi-Fi 802.11ac is supported on the laptop for wireless networking. The gadget has Bluetooth connection and Bluetooth 5.2 out of the box. Additionally, 4G mobile broadband connectivity is supported. Twin internal speakers and dual microphones are included with the Jio laptop. The computer comes with a standard-sized keyboard and a multi-gesture touchpad. However, the smartphone lacks a fingerprint reader.
The Jio laptop has a battery capacity of 55.1–60Ah and can provide power for up to 8 hours. The device has a one-year manufacturer warranty and weighs 1.2 kg.