Mumbai: Pricing war in the Indian telecom industry has intensified further with incumbents announcing attractive plans/offers to lure new customers and retain their existing customers. Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Reliance Jio all are now offering 1GB 4G data per day in various plans to retain high revenue paying clients. Meanwhile, Reliance Jio has launched a cashback offer under which it gives benefits of up to Rs 2,599 to its customers recharging with Rs 399 or above plan.
Here we present you a comparison of the latest plans of Airtel, Vodafone and Reliance Jio:
Airtel Rs. 349 recharge plan
Airtel’s Rs. 349 recharge plan offers unlimited local, STD and roaming calls along with 1.5 GB data per day for a validity period of 28 days. This plan also allows doing 100 free SMS per day for the entire validity, according to Airtel’s website.
Airtel Rs. 399 plan
Airtel’s special Rs. 399 recharge plan offers 1 GB data per day at 4G speed, as well as unlimited local and STD, calls along with roaming outgoing calls, over a validity period of 35 days.
Airtel Rs. 448 recharge plan
This special recharge plan of Airtel comes with 1 GB of 3G/4G data per day for 70 days. The Rs. 448 pack also includes unlimited local and STD calls and free national roaming along with 100 SMS per day.
Vodafone recharge plans
Vodafone Rs. 348 recharge plan
Vodafone’s recharge plan priced at Rs. 348 comes with 1 GB of 4G/3G speed data per day for a validity period of 28 days, among other benefits, according to its website. The Rs. 348 recharge plan also offers unlimited local/STD calls made to other mobile and landline numbers. Vodafone’s mobile app – My Vodafone – says, this is a limited-period offer available for all handsets. Subscribers availing this plan will also get free subscription of Vodafone PLAY, an app which streams TV channels and movies.
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Vodafone Rs. 392 recharge plan
Under this recharge pack, Vodafone customers will get 1 GB data per day for 28 days. Vodafone’s Rs. 392 pack also comes with unlimited local, STD and roaming mobile calls. Customers also get a free subscription to Vodafone PLAY.
Reliance Jio has recently revised its recharge plans. The validity of its most popular recharge plan Rs 309 and Rs 399 have now changed to 49 days and 70 days respectively. Here are the details:
Reliance Jio Rs. 309 recharge plan
The validity of this plan has now changed to 49 days. So now you will get 1 GB data per day for 49 days in this plan. After you consume the daily limit of 1 GB data per day, the speed will be reduced to 64 Kbps. along with the above data, you will also get unlimited local and STD calls SMS and roaming facility
Reliance Jio Rs. 399 plan
Under this plan, you will get 1 GB of 4G data per day for 70 days. Like other prepaid packs offered by Jio, the data speed is reduced to 64 Kbps after you exhaust the daily limit of 1 GB, according to the Jio website. Local, STD and roaming calls are free and unlimited across all operators.
Reliance Jio Rs. 459 plan
Under Jio’s Rs. 459 recharge plan, customers will get 84 GBs of high-speed data over a validity period of 84 days, with a daily usage limit of 1 GB. The data speed is reduced to 64 Kbps after the usage of the daily limit. Local, STD and roaming calls are free and unlimited across all operators.
Reliance Jio Rs. 499 plan
The Rs 499 recharge plan of Jio gives 1 GB data per day for 91 days along with free local, STD calls. The company also does not charge anything for roaming and SMS under this plan.
Newcomer Reliance Jio is also giving benefits of up to Rs 2,599 on its recharge plans of Rs 399 and above. Reliance Jio has announced that its new and existing customers buying recharge plans of Rs 399 or more, will get a cash back vouchers worth Rs 400, online shopping vouchers up to Rs 1,899 and cash back on select e-wallets up to Rs 300. The total benefits of the above offers go up to Rs 2,599 in value, Reliance Jio said on its website.
The offer is valid for recharges between November 10 and November 25, the company said. New or existing customers of Jio, who recharge their number with Rs 399 or above plan from Myjio app or Jio.com website will get eight vouchers of Rs 50 each, which can be used to reduce the cost of future recharges.
Meanwhile, if you buy the recharge pack (Rs 399 or higher) using digital wallets – Paytm, FreeCharge, PhonePe – you will get additional cashback up to Rs 300 from the wallets itself, Jio said on its website. For example, MobiKwik is offering Rs 300 cashback to new subscribers who buy Jio plans from their platform.
On top of it, Jio has partnered with leading e-commerce players to bring vouchers of up to Rs 1,899 on every recharge. For example, you will get Rs 399 off on apparels on a minimum purchase of Rs 1,500 from Ajio.com