New Delhi: Taking on Reliance Jio, Idea Cellular has updated its existing Rs. 309 prepaid pack with 1.5GB data per day. The updated pack comes with a validity of 28 days and offers unlimited local, STD, and roaming calls as well as free SMS on a daily basis in addition to the extensive data limit. The telco originally launched the Rs. 309 pack earlier this month with 1GB data limit per day.
Idea subscribers opting the revised Rs. 309 pack will get outgoing calls with a cap of 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes per week. The subscribers will need to pay one paisa per second after exhausting the call cap. Similarly, free SMS count will be limited to 100 and post the limit, the subscribers will be charged at Re. 1 per local SMS.
In contrast to Idea’s latest pack, Reliance Jio is offering 49 days of validity with 1GB of daily data limit at a charge of Rs. 309. The Jio pack also includes unlimited local and national outgoing calls. Likewise, there is free access to Jio apps, including JioCinema, JioTV, and JioMusic.
Subscribers on Airtel network are also provided with similar benefits and even 2GB of daily data limit at Rs. 349. The Airtel pack also includes unlimited local and STD calling and 100 free SMS per day with a validity of 28 days. Moreover, Vodafone subscribers can spend Rs. 348 to get identical benefits.