Reliance Jio slashes costs, revamps plans to offer more data

07 January, 2018, 05:45 | Author: Devin Moran
  • Reliance Jio will also offer 20% more data to users of Rs399 plan by enhancing its validity by two weeks under its Happy New Year 2018 offer

The company will also offer 20 per cent more data to users of Rs 399 plan by enhancing its validity by two weeks under its Happy New Year 2018 offer, sources added.

Reliance Jio seems to be on a roll. The Jio clients can use this offer from 9 January 2018. This prepaid recharge plan comes bundled with free and unlimited local, STD and roaming calls.


If discounts aren't what you are after, and you'd rather benefit from having extra data, Reliance Jio has you covered. Clients also get unlimited local, STD, roaming incoming and active calls.

With the recharge of Rs. 448, users get 1.5GB data per day for 84 days, bringing the total to 126GB. People simply couldn't get enough of the free 4G data offering for an extended period of time, which eventually lasted six long months. The recharge pack also offers unlimited local and STD voice calls. As Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Idea, Vodafone and BSNL fight for market share, prepaid phone recharges are being revamped with more data and unlimited talktime to lure customers. Jio's Rs 198, Rs 398, Rs 448 and Rs 498 plan will offer 1.5 GB of 4G data per day and have validity of 28 days, 70 days, 84 days and 91 days, respectively. Clients likewise get free friendly national roaming and free SMS (restricted to 100/day). For starters, Airtel Rs 399 plan now offers 70GB data with a validity of 70 days. In percentage terms, the rate cut ranges between 8 on the 91-day validity pack to 25 on the 28-day validity pack. These present customers with the usual unlimited calling, SMSes, high-speed data up to a certain limit, and access to Jio apps. The individuals who select this plan will likewise get a free membership to Vodafone Play.

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