Country’s leading GSM operator Aircel who is pioneer in bringing damn-cheap & most affordable GPRS Special Tariff Vouchers i.e. Pocket Internet Packs, has withdrawn the unlimited packs from selected circles.
Aircel revised their whole portfolio of pocket internet packs with limited usage.Interestingly these changes were not still updated in Aircel’s website, even not informed properly to the retailers.
The phrase they are used to say, ‘unlimited browsing and xMB download’.A visit to Aircel Store shares the detail info regarding the new pocket internet packs, you can able to use Aircel GPRS on any device upto a certain limit, then GPRS can be accessed at 10p/10kB (= Rs 10/MB) but WAP based interent access from mobile and Aircel Live will be free.
But if you can get a paper recharge coupon of PI you can enjoy unlimited download as it was before. E-recharge of the pocket internet packs will give you limited GPRS usage.
Details of Aircel’s New Prepaid Pocket Internet Plans:
|Validity||Free Usage*||Charge beyond free usage||MRP**|
|1 day||20 MB||10p/10KB||Rs 5|
|3 days||250 MB||10p/10KB||Rs 14|
|7 days||750 MB||10p/10KB||Rs.27|
|30 days||3 GB||10p/10KB||Rs.98|
|90 days||9 GB||10p/10KB||Rs.251|
|1 year||24 GB||10p/10KB||Rs.585|
* Free usage is available on APN: aircelweb, beyond the free usage you can browse unlimited from mobile, i.e. WAP is free beyond the GPRS usage of the plans.
**Note that not all plans are available in all circles, and cost of the STVs may be different from circle to circle.
For more details of Aircel Pocket Internet Packs (on 2G GPRS) you should contact Aircel customer care 121 toll free from your Aircel mobile.