According to a tweet from insider Mukul Sharma, three variants of the Jio Notebook have received BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) certification hinting at an imminent launch.
The tweet includes a screenshot of what the claimed list is. This listing shows that the Jio Laptop carries three internal model designations – NB1118QMW, NB1148QMW and NB1112MM – on the basis of which, the Reliance Jio Laptop it could come in three different variants.
No other new information about the Jio laptop has yet been made available.
3 variants of the upcoming Jio Notebook receive Indian BIS certification. # Jio https://t.co/BbkqQUT7OH
– Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) 1631505524000
Reliance Jio laptop: what we know so far
In March, a report from XDA Developers claimed that Reliance Jio’s laptop could be called JioBook. It is said to run on a custom Android operating system – JioOS. The laptop is also expected to come with 4G LTE connectivity support.
The report added that the telecommunications company had partnered with China-based Bluebank Communication Technology to develop the laptop.
Back then, the Jio prototype was also said to use Qualcomm’s 11nm Snapdragon 665 SoC.
JioBook: probable features
The report also said that many versions of the laptop have been developed so far. These include a 2GB LPDDR4X RAM with 32GB of EMMC storage and a 4GB LPDDR4X RAM with 64GB eMMC 5.1 storage.
The company, according to the report, has outsourced low-cost components from different vendors. Most notable are Samsung for its combined mobile DRAM and NAND chip and Qualcomm for its Snapdragon 665.
The upcoming laptop is said to be equipped with a 1366×768 pixel resolution display, offers support for WiFi at 2.4 and 5GHz frequencies along with Bluetooth, a three-axis accelerometer, and a Qualcomm audio chip. It may also have a mini HDMI connector for video output.