Jio Phone likely to introduce a tailored version of WhatsApp

Contrary to the earlier reports, Reliance Jio is likely to introduce a tailored version of WhatsApp but discussions with WhatsApp regarding this matter are still in its initial stages. It is speculated that both the companies are planning to design a version of WhatsApp which will work on Jio Phone.

A Jio source disclosed this news by saying: “The talks are on. We already have a relationship with Facebook…There are technical challenges. A version (of WhatsApp) is needed that will work optimally on the Jio Phone.”

The reason why Jio Phone cannot support WhatsApp is that this feature phone runs on KaiOS, a forked version of the Firefox operating system and that is why WhatsApp need to launch a new toned down version of WhatsApp.

Introducing WhatsApp to Jio Phones will surely bring more popularity to the phone as this messaging app has gained a huge reach among the masses since its launch in India and the Mukesh Ambani headed company is in no mood to leave this giant messaging App aside.

Contrary to the earlier reports, Reliance Jio is likely to introduce a tailored version of WhatsApp but discussions with WhatsApp regarding this matter are still in its initial stages. It is speculated that both the companies are planning to design…