- Idea First Recharge Offers come with free calls, reduced rates, free data
- FRO coupons are aimed at new prepaid customers, says Idea
- Idea First Recharge Offers cost Rs 2 to Rs 898 in different regions
Idea Cellular offers a variety of benefits to new customers joining its prepaid network. Under its 'First Recharge Offer' series of recharge coupons, Idea offers benefits like unlimited local/STD calls, reduced call rates and up to 84 GBs or gigabytes of 2G/3G/4G data depending on the circle. Priced between Rs 2 and Rs 898 in various circles where the telecom company operates, Idea's First Recharge Offer coupons are used to recharge an Idea Prepaid number for the first time, according to Idea Cellular's website - ideacellular.com.
Here's what you get in some of Idea's First Recharge Offers:
Idea Rs 57 First Recharge Offer (FRO) Delhi
In the Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR), Idea offers a range of First Recharge Offers priced from Rs 57 to Rs 453, according to its website. In the First Recharge Offer coupon of Rs 57, Idea provides 50 MBs or megabytes of 3G speed data valid for 30 days.
Under the Rs 57 First Recharge Offer, local and STD calls are charged at the rate of 1.5 paise per second (for 60 days), according to the Idea website.
Idea First Recharge Offer Rs 453 Delhi
Another First Recharge Offer coupon available in the Delhi/NCR circle comes with 1 GB data per day at 3G speed for 4G handsets. This First Recharge Offer is priced at Rs 453 and the data benefit comes with a validity of 84 days. Customers exhausting the upper limit of 1 GB per day will continue to access mobile data at a speed of 80 Kbps under the company's Fair Usage Policy (FUP), according to the Idea website. The Rs 453 coupon also includes unlimited local and national calls. Customers having non-4G handsets will get 2 GB of 3G data valid for 35 days, it noted.
Idea First Recharge Offer Rs 2
Idea's First Recharge Offers start at Rs 2. The FRO priced at Rs 2 is available in the telecom circles of Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Punjab. Although the Rs 2 First Recharge Offer comes with reduced call rates, different rates apply in the three circles, according to Idea's website. In all three circles, the Rs 2 First Recharge Offer comes with a validity of 90 days.
Rs 2 First Recharge Offer Himachal Pradesh
In the Himachal Pradesh telecom circle, Idea offers local and STD calls made to mobile numbers at the rate of 1.2 paise per second and those made to landline numbers at 2.5 paise per second. "All other tariff at default rates," Idea noted while describing the Rs 2 First Recharge Offer in Himachal Pradesh circle. The Rs 2 pack, it said, also includes three months of "I/C (incoming) roaming free on Idea network". That means customers will be able to enjoy incoming calls from other Idea mobiles for the validity period.
Rs 2 First Recharge Offer Jammu and Kashmir
In Jammu and Kashmir, the Rs 2 First Recharge Offer comes with a rate of 35 paise per minute for local and STD calls. The Rs 2 FRO in this circle, Idea said, is "allowed after combo Vouchers 52, 102, 103, 124, 148, 152, 296, 339, 397 and 448".
In Punjab, the Rs 2 first recharge coupon offers local mobile calls at the rate of 40 paise per minute while STD calls made to mobile numbers are charged at 35paise per min. 'Allowed after combo vouchers 36, 52, 98, 128, 79, 116, 149, 194 and 90," Idea added.
Idea First Recharge Offer Mumbai - Rs 58 to Rs 448
In Mumbai, Idea's First Recharge Offers start at Rs 58 and go up to Rs 448. In the Rs 58 pack, Idea offers local and STD calls at the rate of 1.5 paise per second along with 100 MBs of 4G/2G speed mobile data and 20 SMS per day. The Rs 58 pack comes with a validity of 30 days. Another First Recharge Offer priced at Rs 448 comes with unlimited local/STD Idea-to-Idea calls and 3000 local/national minutes. Besides calling, the Rs 448 pack also includes 1GB of 4G/2G speed mobile data per day for 4G handsets. The Rs 448 pack comes with a validity of 70 days in the financial capital.
Idea Rs 898 pack Gujarat
Idea offers a First Recharge Offer at Rs 898 in the Gujarat circle. This pack comes with a talktime of equal amount, Rs 898, and offers international calls at reduced rates, according to the Idea website. Under the Rs 898 FRO pack in Gujarat, customers can make calls to the US and Canada at Rs 0.99 per minute. The offer also includes calls to "China , New Zealand(F) and UK(F)@ Rs 1.49 p/min , Hong Kong , Singapore and Thailand@ Rs 1.99 p/min , Bangladesh and Malaysia@ Rs 2.49 p/min , Kuwait@ Rs 5.49 p/min , Bahrain and Nepal@ Rs 5.99 p/min , Pakistan@ Rs 5.9", the Idea website noted.
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