Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone vs Idea: Best prepaid plans for subscribers

Updated On : 22 Dec , 2017 , 07:03 PM
Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone vs Idea: Best prepaid plans for the subscribers (Representative Image)
Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone vs Idea: Best prepaid plans for the subscribers (Representative Image)
New Delhi:

With the availability of 4G in India, the telecom companies have come up with prepaid plans which offer 1 GB data in budget-friendly prices.

Ever since Reliance Jio started their plans, a price war has stormed among all the other companies to offer more data in an affordable plan in both prepaid and postpaid platforms.

For the purpose of more information and simplicity, here are all the current prepaid plans of the four telecom biggies:

Reliance Jio:

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio started a new trend of 4G offering all of its prepaid and postpaid plans at an effective price.

Prepaid- The first affordable pack that the company offers is at Rs 309 in which the subscribers get 4G high speed data, 1 GB per day followed by 64 kbps after exhausting the limit, along with free unlimited local, STD, and roaming calls across all the operators.

The validity of this pack extends up to 49 days.

Similarly, a pack for 70 days is priced at Rs 399, for 84 days, the plan comes at Rs 459, and for 91 days, the plan comes at Rs 499.

Bharti Airtel:

One of the oldest telecom company in the industry, Airtel’s subscribers base is extremely large.

Prepaid- The starting pack of the company is priced at Rs 399 with a validity of 56 days. The benefits provided by this pack are 1 GB 4G data per day, unlimited local, STD, and roaming voice calls over all operators, and 100 SMS messages per day.

The free calls on this operator are limited up to 250 per day and 1,000 per week.

Similar benefits can be availed at Rs 448 with a validity of 70 days and at Rs 509 with a validity of 84 days.

Vodafone:

Vodafone, too, has similar packs like Airtel and Reliance Jio. The current prepaid packs of Vodafone offer 1 GB of 4G data per day.

Prepaid- Vodafone currently offers only two prepaid plan packs, priced at Rs 458 and Rs 509 respectively.

The Rs 458 plan has a validity of 70 days and offers 1 GB 4G data per day along with 100 SMS messages, free roaming calls, and free local and STD calls over all networks. Users can only make up to 250 minutes of calls per day and 1,00 minutes per week without any extra charges.

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Rs 509 pack is named ‘Super Plan’ and has the same benefits but is valid up to 84 days.

Idea Cellular:

Idea Cellular also gives some interesting and competitive tariff plans to compete with Airtel, Jio and Vodafone.

Prepaid- The first pack is priced at Rs 309 which provides 1 GB of 4G data per day with unlimited local and STD calls, free roaming outgoing calls, and 100 SMS messages per day.

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Subscribers availing this pack from the website or app will get an additional 1 Gb data for the listed validity period. Another pack, priced at Rs 398, offers the same benefits with a validity of 70 days, while the Rs 509 pack has a validity of 84 days with the same offers.

The free calls are limited to 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes per week, after which 1 paisa will be charged per second.

First Published : Friday, December 22, 2017 04:35 PM
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