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Airtel ₹448 and ₹509 prepaid plans revised: Here's what has changed

Airtel ₹448 and ₹509 prepaid plans revised: Here's what has changed

Sources are saying that Reliance Jio will cut the prices of its plans with 1GB data per day by up to Rs. 60 as part of a new Happy New Year 2018 offer. As a result, Jio prepaid users will end up claiming 1.5GB daily data as opposed to 1GB per day.

The company's flagship Rs 399 plan will now provide 20% additional data with a validity of two additional weeks, increasing the current validity from 70 to 84 days.

The Rs 509 plan, on the other hand, offers validity of 91 days and at the same price as a similar plan from Reliance Jio but with more validity. It has also enhanced the data limit to 1.5 GB from 1 GB for select plans, effective January 9, sources said. Under the new offer, Jio is giving users a total of 28GB 4G data for 28 days for as low as Rs 149.

Airtel's Rs 509 plan was initially launched with a validity of 84 days and it offers 1GB data per day.

Rs 199 plan: Jio has cut down the price of this plan.

The plan also offers unlimited local and STD calls, however, there is a daily limit of 250 minutes per day and 1000 minutes for the week. Following convention, these revised plans will have a ripple effect on the other telecom operators in the country.

Airtel has chose to also provide unlimited calling facility to its users but with "terms and conditions"; voice calls limited to 300 minutes per day and 1200 minutes per week.

The free-calling benefit is unchanged on this plan, but users must note that if the limit is exhausted, calls will be charged at 30 paise per minute. Also, the company is all set to increase the Data on some special recharges.

Rs 198 plan: Jio now offers more data on this. The plan also offers unlimited local and STD calls with unlimited SMS. This means what Jio was offering at Rs. 399 prepaid recharge plan will now be available at Rs. 349 only. This same plan now has a 91 days validity, offering 91GB data in total.

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