Reliance Google smartphone deal in India threatens Chinese firms

Last week, Reliance 43rd Annual General Meeting held in India first time via JioMeet virtually. Mukesh Ambani keynotes regarding less then two months, sixteen foreign investors are invested in the Jio Platforms including Facebook, Intel, Qualcomm and Google.

Google made a $4.5 billion deal under which Alphabet’s Google will collaborate with India’s Reliance Industries on a new smartphone runs Android OS likely JioOS could be optimized for India’s customers only.

A second largest mobile market industries analyst says, Reliance cofounder Mukesh Ambani could launch a budget 4G or Cheapest 5G smartphone under the sub $100-$300 price category is set to post a major challenge to Chinese company’s such as Xiaomi and BBK Electronics owner of the Realme, Oppo and Vivo Brands in India in coming months or may be next year 2021.

Reliance founder Mukesh Ambani told to media groups, Jio Network is 5G ready to rebuts 5G technology first time in India. We made 5G solution made from scratch and it will ready to diploid once the government issue spectrum ready for trails.

We can sell our 5G solution to other countries if they contact us for the need to our Indian made 5G telecom equipment’s and network gears. Analyst says Reliance Jio could able to sell cheapest smartphones in low market in foreign where the need of $200- $400 smartphone 5G is very much needed.

If history is anything to go by, Reliance will undercut other brands and pose a real threat to the low-end smartphone market with their price killing offering said Rushabh Doshi of tech researcher.

As per ET telecom report, Xiaomi, Realme, OPPO and Vivo did not respond to requests for comments on this matter. It means that they are still fear after Google- Reliance deal.

Google’s Android’s is Still the King

If Reliance Jio will able to given good quality hardware, powerful specifications as per price point of the new smartphone, the timing of its launch is very much important.

Jio network has 387 millions subscribers and the Google brand name will give all over its hype among India. Analyst says , In India still android 80% is most of the favorite OS by the young and elder people’s.

Some Jio customers are already making plans to upgrade to the Reliance-Google smartphone when it ready to hits the market in upcoming months.

Some Reliance smartphone runs on Android 10 already hit on the Bluetooth certifications.