Amid intensifying competition, Bharti Airtel, the country's biggest telecom company and Reliance Jio, the latest entrant have gone head-to-head in releasing data and unlimited calling offers to lure customers and retain market share. While some users may be satisfied with 1GB of high speed data per day, some customers may require more data every day. For such users Airtel and Jio have released prepaid plans which allow users greater amounts of high speed data. This way, the telecom company has also upped the competition quotient in the telecom sector.
- Both Jio and Airtel are offering free unlimited calling
- Daily high speed data offered In Jio's Rs 799 plan is 3 GB
- Airtel's Rs 799 plan offers 3.5GB 3G/4G data per day
Reliance Jio prepaid recharge plan at Rs. 509
The daily high-speed data usage limit in this Jio prepaid recharge plan is 2 GBs. After a user consumes this limit, data speed reduces to 64 Kbps, according to the Jio website. The maximum high speed data available in this recharge pack is 98 GBs. Like all Jio prepaid recharge plans, this pack also offers unlimited local, STD and roaming calls to all operators free of cost. Local, STD and roaming SMS (short message service) across all operators are unlimited, according to the Jio website. This recharge pack is valid for 49 days.
Reliance Jio prepaid recharge plan at Rs. 799
The daily high speed data limit offered in this Jio prepaid recharge plan is 3 GBs. After a user consumes this limit, data speed reduces to 64 Kbps. The maximum data available at high speed in this recharge pack is 84 GBs. This pack also offers unlimited and free local, STD and roaming calls to all operators. Local, STD and roaming SMS across all operators are unlimited. This recharge pack is valid for 28 days, according to Jio.
Airtel Rs. 349 prepaid recharge pack
Under the prepaid recharge pack priced at Rs. 349, Airtel offers unlimited local, STD and roaming calls along with 1.5 GB of data per day for a validity period of 28 days, according to its website.
Airtel's Rs. 349 recharge pack includes 100 SMS per day for the entire validity period, it noted.
Airtel Rs 549 recharge pack
Under this Airtel plan priced at Rs 549, Airtel offers unlimited local, STD and roaming calls along with 2.5 GB of data per day for 28 days. The recharge pack also includes 100 SMS per day for the entire validity period.
Airtel Rs. 799 prepaid recharge plan
This Airtel plan offers 3.5GB 3G/4G data per day. Customers also get unlimited local and STD calling facility, besides outgoing in national roaming, for non-commercial usage. A total of 100 local and STD SMS per day are also available on all handsets. It has a validity of 28 days.