Bharti Airtel the largest operator by subscriber base has today launched some exciting new offerings for both new and existing subscribers Pan India. With deals and offers ranging from Data Cashback, Family Data Share, Smartphone Surprises and music and movie content on Wynk that will be offered to customers completely free of cost, Airtel is all set to revolutionize the smartphone experience for every user in the country this festive season.
In an industry first, Airtel mobile customers can now enjoy the Airtel data cashback offer to get a daily morning credit of 50% of data (2G/3G/4G) they consume in between 12.00am-6.00am. Customers can avail the offer by just sending the SMS to <121> or by giving a missed call to <55555> or logging on to myAirtel app to opt in for the offer. While Airtel prepaid mobile customers can avail this starting today, the offer will be extended to postpaid customers soon.
What’s more, Airtel prepaid mobile customers on 3G/4G can now also enjoy the new Family Data Share plan. Similar to the Airtel myPlan Family that the company launched for its postpaid customers last year, this initiative will enable an Airtel mobile customer to become a primary family member and then add any 4 of his/her loved one to their 3G/4G data pack enabling all of them to consume data from this primary data pack. To initiate this, customers have to just SMS to <121> and add members to their existing data pack.
Announcing these, Srini Gopalan, Director – Consumer Business, Bharti Airtel said, “Airtel is deeply passionate about Customer First and ensures that customers are always at the heart of everything we do. Therefore, we are constantly innovating to find newer ways to enrich the lives of our customers. These data products coupled with our superlative network, undisputedly makes Airtel the best smartphone network”.
Apart from the data cashback and family data share, Airtel also launched the Smartphone Surprise offer. With this, customers who upgrade their mobile device on Airtel prepaid will also be entitled to get exciting gifts ranging from double data benefits, free data for up to a year, tablets, Bluetooth speakers, headsets, etc. This offer can be availed by both existing and new customers. All prepaid customers buying a smartphone from online portal Snapdeal can also enjoy an additional onetime offer of Rs. 750/- off on the device. Customers have to just log on to www.airtel.in/surprises to avail these.
What’s more? Airtel customers can now download unlimited songs for free on Wynk Music and also enjoy 5 free movies on Wynk Movies. Both these offers however do not include any waiver on data streaming on these apps, data charges will continue to be applicable as per usage. All the above offers would be rolled out across circles in a phased manner starting tonight.
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