The race of Unlimited Plans

The entry of Reliance Jio has made the competition in the telecom industry even tougher. All the other service providers are willing to retain their customers and avoid their slippage to Reliance Jio’s unlimited plan offer. To bid this competition the race got tedious.

But after the announcement of March 31st being the ending date of Happy New Year offer of Jio, there is a series of unlimited plan offered by all telecom player’s to dilute the Jio customers’.

Here is a detailed description of all plans in comparison to each other, have a look…

Reliance Jio Post-paid and Pre-paid


Reliance Jio is providing Jio Prime Members 28GB of 4G data with the Rs. 303 prepaid recharge pack, with a validity of 28-days.

Jio Prime postpaid users would get 30GB of high-speed data as per the billing cycle for the same rates. Under this plan, Prime Members would be able to use 1GB of 4G data per day, and make unlimited free calls.

For people who find 1GB data insufficient for the day, there is the Rs. 499 Jio Prime recharge pack, which provides 56GB data to prepaid users, with daily cap of 2GB.

Postpaid customers get 60GB of 4G data for the billing cycle, with the FUP set at 2GB per day.

Airtel Post-paid and Pre-paid

Airtel’s Rs. 345 recharge pack that provides prepaid users with 28GB of high-speed data for 28 days. While the daily FUP is set at 1GB, customers will be able to use only 500MB of data during the day, while the remaining 500MB allotted for the 12am to 6am period.

Those who want a leap from such a restriction of timings can opt for the Rs. 549 recharge pack, which comes with 1GB daily FUP, but no limits of timings.

The above packs come with a change in calls calling beyond the 1,200 bundled minutes will be charged at 30p per minute (for local and STD calls).

Moreover the free calls per day at 300 minutes, after which the charges will be 30p per minute.

Additionally, calling more than 100 unique users in a week entails call tariff of 30p per minute for the rest of the validity.

For the post-paid users 30GB of free data to customers starting from March 13 for a period of three months.

The Airtel postpaid users will get 10GB of data per month under this plan, with no daily limits on data consumption.


Vodafone has launched the Rs. 346 recharge pack that comes with 28GB of mobile data and unlimited free calls.

Like others, Vodafone has also put a cap of 1GB on free data consumption, after which the consumer will be charged.

In an official statement, Vodafone said, “Vodafone customers are diverse as are their wants. To satisfy these diverse needs and wants, Vodafone offers various segmented propositions. This is one such segmented offering and the offer is valid only till 15 March.”


Idea users are to get 500MB of high-speed data with the Rs. 348 recharge pack, along with unlimited free calls; this totals to 14GB of data per month.

This offer is not available as an open market recharge pack; the pack is aimed at low-data consumers and is offered to users by Idea executives.

Eligibility for the offer can be checked by My Idea App.


BSNL has launched STV (special tariff voucher) priced at Rs. 339. It has 2GB of data per day for 28 days. Along with the bundled data, the recharge pack provides unlimited calls on BSNL network, and 25 minutes of free calls per day to other networks.

Calls beyond the free 25 free minutes are charged at 25p per minute.

Choose your data pack wisely