To promote "4G at 3G rates", Airtel has silently revised data plans for its prepaid users in Kolkata circle. Prior to this, Airtel was offering separate denominations for 4G and 3G data plans in Kolkata, but in the recent revision they have unified the data plans for 3G & 4G speeds.
Check out the revised unified data rates in the table below.
|Airtel Unified Data Plans with details|
|Price||4G/3G Data Benefit||Validity|
|Rs 23||60 MB||3 Days|
|Rs 48||175 MB||7 Days|
|Rs 99||300 MB||14 Days|
|Rs 199||600 MB||28 Days|
|Rs 251||1 GB||28 Days|
|Rs 265||1 GB + Wynk Plus||28 Days|
|Rs 351||1.5 GB||28 Days|
|Rs 449||2 GB||28 Days|
|Rs 652||3 GB||28 Days|
|Rs 749||4 GB Unlimited||28 Days|
|Rs 849||5 GB Unlimited||28 Days|
|Rs 949||6 GB Unlimited||28 Days|
|Rs 1249||10 GB Unlimited||28 Days|
|Rs 1499||12 GB Unlimited||28 Days|
Unlike earlier, all the 4G data plans that are available for Kolkata circle (both post-paid & pre-paid) will now allow fall-back to 3G speeds. With the launch of unified 3G/4G data pack, Airtel is trying to promote "4G at 3G rates" across India in the hope of attracting new 4G users and improving 4G adoption rate.
Recently, Airtel announced that its 4G network is active in 296+ cities, and that customers can seamlessly connect with their closed ones through its blazing fast 4G LTE network.
All the 4G plans for Kolkata circle in both postpaid and prepaid segments are now also allowing 3G fallback which they weren't allowing in the past. With the launch of unified 3G/4G data pack, Airtel is on its way to promote ‘4G at 3G rates’ pan-India to attract new 4G users and increase 4G adoption rate.
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