Idea Cellular’s Rs 398 Prepaid Plan Also Offering 1.4GB Per Day for 84 Days

Idea Cellular has started offering 1.4GB data per day with its Rs 398 prepaid plan, countering Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio. The telco has silently revised the Rs 398 prepaid plan for select users, under which it’s offering 1.4GB data per day, unlimited voice and 100 SMS per day for a period of 84 days. Earlier, the same plan used to provide 1GB data per day, but it’s now increased by a bit to match Jio’s tariff plans. Also, the validity of the plan used to be 70 days earlier, which is now increased to 84 days, yet again to match the Jio’s Rs 399 plan.


Just a couple of days ago, we reported about Airtel’s Rs 399 plan which is now offering 1.4GB data per day, up from the 1GB data per day benefit. It also offers unlimited voice calls and 100 SMS per day for the validity period. Airtel’s plan is valid for 84 days for some users and 70 days for some users, but the data benefit is increased to 1.4GB for all the users. Airtel is offering the Rs 399 for all the users, but the validity differs between the users. For frequent users, the validity will be 70 days, and for non-frequent users, it will be 84 days.

Reliance Jio, with its Rs 399 prepaid plan is providing slightly better data benefit of 1.5GB 4G data per day, along with unlimited voice calls and 100 SMS per day for 84 days. The data benefit is slightly better on Jio’s network.

Also, the Idea Rs 398 recharge plan limits the voice calls to 250 minutes per day and 1000 minutes per week, which again is a thing worth considering because Airtel and Reliance Jio are providing unlimited voice calls without any FUP limit. Idea Cellular also introduced a Rs 249 prepaid plan for select users with 2GB data per day benefit on offer. Idea is trying to match Reliance Jio and Airtel in the tariff plans department. Idea prepaid users can head over to My Idea app or website to check the Rs 398 plan availability on their mobile number.

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18 Comments on "Idea Cellular’s Rs 398 Prepaid Plan Also Offering 1.4GB Per Day for 84 Days"


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Salim ahmad
May 12, 2018 7:18 pm 7:18 PM

Idea is not offering 1.4 GB , BIG LIE , after 1.1 GB ,the internet speed is so low that you cant even surf the net . Felt so bad after recharging for 199.

abhishek mittal
April 18, 2018 2:04 pm 2:04 PM

Jio Monopoly is not good for Future. Lots of jobs losses and mergers.. No space for small playrrs like aircel uni, stel.. Market disruption should b regulated.. Else an economy with big players will not be good for anyone.

Deepak Kumar Vasudevan
April 17, 2018 2:01 pm 2:01 PM

My Jio plan is coming for renewal on April 30. Was comparing with rivals to see which is better. Jio is now available for renewal at 349. Avoid (448,399,398). No Tata Docomo here in NCR. No BSNL and only sick MTNL. So looks like Jio is better way for the next quarter.

Nikhil Mumbai-Pune
April 17, 2018 2:57 pm 2:57 PM

Jio is better till merger of Vodafone -Idea!!!!!

April 17, 2018 3:15 pm 3:15 PM

Not till

After merge also JIO the best

Don’t expert more from
Outdated IDEA
only city centric VODA

Nikhil Mumbai-Pune
April 17, 2018 7:30 pm 7:30 PM

You think that way!!!!!I will hold in to it!!!!!

Nikhil Mumbai-Pune
April 17, 2018 4:42 pm 4:42 PM

Let the merger gets completed first!!!!!