Nothing Phone (1) is now receiving Jio True 5G in India

Some Nothing Phone (1) users in India are getting the Jio True 5G via an OTA update. With this, the Phone (1) is said to be the first phone to get Jio's 5G connectivity.

Published:Wed, October 19, 2022 9:00pm

By Pranav Sawant



  • Some Nothing Phone (1) users are now getting Jio True 5G via an OTA update.
  • This makes the Phone (1) the first device to get Jio's 5G connectivity.
  • The update is reportedly coming to only 10 percent Phone (1) users.
[Updated: The company has now officially confirmed that the Phone (1) is getting Jio True 5G update in a phased manner. The rollout will conclude by Diwali i.e. 24 October.]

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Reliance Jio confirmed that Jio True 5G will be available in select cities in India. It will be available via an invitation only, meaning not all phones will get it. It appears that Nothing Phone (1) is already receiving Jio True 5G via an OTA update ahead of Diwali.


The Nothing Phone (1) has reportedly become the first device to get Jio True 5G support. It has seemingly beaten Samsung, Apple, Google, Xiaomi, and other brands (via MySmartPrice). A few users on Twitter are getting the Jio True 5G via an OTA update.

The latest update for the Nothing phone (1), Update 1.1.5 mentions "Indian users covered by Reliance JIO can now access 5G." It is a fairly small update sized 22.20MB.


As per the publication, the update is available to only 10 percent of the Phone (1) users. It means that if you have received it, you are lucky. Go to Settings, followed by a Software update to check if there's a new update available.

If you don't see anything, do not worry as your Nothing Phone (1) will also get the update soon. Also, do note that Reliance Jio True 5G is available in select regions like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, and Varanasi.

Nothing Phone (1) 5G Bands, Price, and Specifications

The Nothing Phone (1) supports multiple 5G bands. It has n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n20, n28, n38, n40, n41, n77, and n78.

The Phone (1) is currently available for as low as Rs 26,999 including all offers. It comes with a 6.55-inch punch-hole display sporting Full-HD+ resolution. It is an OLED panel with Gorilla Glass 5 protection.

It features a dual-rear camera system with a 50MP main lens and a 50MP ultra-wide lens. It has a 16MP single selfie snapper. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC paired with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. It has a 4,500mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging.

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