A year on, disruption a work-in-progress at Reliance Jio

A year on, disruption a work-in-progress at Reliance Jio

A year on, disruption a work-in-progress at Reliance Jio

Apart from this Airtel also launched many plans and revised the Plan 399 again. India's largest telecom operator Bharti Airtel has introduced new voice and data plans for prepaid users starting from Rs 5 going as high as Rs 399.

With recharge of Rs 15, Airtel subscribers will be allowed to make calls to the same network at 10 paisa per minute for a period of 27 days.

To take on Reliance Jio, the firm is also offering a long-validity 1GB/day scheme priced at Rs 399 valid for 84 days.

At a time when other telecom operators charged users hundreds of rupees every month for making calls over their networks, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio entered the telecom sector with a bang, promising unlimited voice calls using its state-of-the-art VoLTE network.

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Bharti Airtel has become the first operator in India to break the 2GB-per-day cap under its daily data plans, offering up to 5GB per day under its various plans. In this SuperWeek pack is included unlimited V2V local calls and STD call. Also, customers can avail 10% cashback on opening Airtel Payments Bank account.

Airtel to Airtel unlimited calls (local + STD), along with 2G 4G data for 28 days.

Rs 5 plan offers 4 GB 3G/4G data for 7 days. So, prepaid users will have to check for eligibility. Though the new plans still start at Rs 19, the data offered and validity of most plans has been increased.

Reliance was introduced back in September previous year, and even since its arrival, the telecom operator that has managed to garner millions of customers has been giving sleepless nights to other telecom giants like Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea Cellular. Thus, both the telecom providers have been offering never-seen-before offers to claim the top position in the Indian telecom industry.

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Believe it or not, India is now the world's largest country when it comes to data consumption. However, now users had to comply with FUP (Fair Usage Policy) of 1GB data per day. Jio 349 pack comes with 20GB data for 56 days.

Only 1% of Indians spent more than Rs 800 on monthly tariff plans.

Users can get unlimited local calls, along with 1GB, 2G/3G/4G data. While Airtel is giving 28GB data for 28 days. For the last seven consecutive months, Jio has topped the 4G data speed chart.

Extending the validity from 360 days to 390 days, this plan now offers 780GB data as opposed to 750GB data keeping the per day data to average about 2GB.

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