Unlimited data plans from Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone-Idea have significantly reduced the average cost of data in India, and these are some of the most competitively priced plans that users can buy.
Beyond 2GB data per day for one year, Jio's new add-on data plans also offer no daily cap data top-ups for high data users at competitive prices.
The Reliance Jio prepaid plans start at Rs 98 with 28-days validity while the Postpaid plans start at Rs 199.
This is the latest addition to the prepaid recharge packs, soon after Vodafone Idea added the Rs 99 and Rs 555 prepaid recharge packs for certain circles.
According to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI), only around 4% of the billion strong population in India has insurance cover.
The Vodafone Rs 99 prepaid recharge pack is currently available in Kolkata, Odisha, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, UP East, UP West and West Bengal circles.
If you want 1GB data per day on Airtel, you must pay for the Rs 219 recharge pack while on Vodafone Idea, you need to opt for the Rs 219 recharge option.
Airtel is competing with Reliance Jio and Vodafone Idea in the prepaid mobile tariffs space.
If you do recharge with the Rs 2020 plan for your Reliance Jio prepaid mobile number, the monthly expenditure comes to just Rs 168 per month.
The Reliance Jio Happy New Year offer also gives existing smartphone users unlimited calling along with 1.5GB data per day for one year, at the same price.
A lot of users are using their mobile's data for internet connectivity on laptops and tablets, particularly while traveling.
Could a lower value recharge for your mobile for subsequent months after the primary recharge could be the next battlefield in India’s telecom space.
This bundles 2GB data per day as well as unlimited calls within the Jio network anywhere across India.
The latest chapter of the telecom battles is now being fought on social media, with public perception of primary importance.
Vodafone Idea believes IUC is an agreement between mobile operators and consumers shouldn’t be dragged into the debate.
Analysts and industry experts that spoke to News18 believe that it is too early to gauge the long term impact, and a resolution for IUC may not arrive within the January deadline.
For Postpaid customers the bill payment dates have been extended.
The Har Recharge Pe Inaam offer is now Live on the Vodafone app and website and will work will all recharge denominations.
The Rs 1,699 plan by Vodafone used to previously provide 1GB data per day, but included perks such as unlimited calling and access to Vodafone Play.
The new Rs 229 prepaid plan is one of Vodafone's latest offers extended in order to battle the threat of Reliance Jio.