We recently reported that BSNL will be revising pre FUP data speeds to 2Mbps for all broadband plans Pan India.
But BSNL is not the only PSU who is concerned about shrinking market share of broadband subscribers, even MTNL is trying to take timely steps to prevent losing its subscribers to private local ISPs. MTNL has increased the FUP limit for select 2 Mbps, 8 Mbps and 10 Mbps ADSL and VDSL broadband plans in Mumbai circle.
The details of revised FUP limit for 2 Mbps ADSL plans is given below:
|Plan Name||Monthly Charges||Download Speed|
|Xpress + Unlimited 600 (only Non-Combo)||Rs. 600||2 Mbps up to 8 GB and 1 Mbps afterwards|
|Xpress + Unlimited 700 (only Combo)||Rs. 700||2 Mbps up to 8 GB and 1 Mbps afterwards|
|Xpress+ Unlimited 749||Rs 749||2 Mbps upto |
|Xpress+ Unlimited 949||Rs 949||2 Mbps upto |
|Xpress+ Unlimited 1151||Rs 1151||2 Mbps upto |
|Xpress + Unlimited 1375||Rs 1375||2 Mbps upto |
|Xpress+ Unlimited 1751||Rs 1751||2 Mbps upto 90 GB and 1.5 Mbps afterwards|
|Xpress+ Unlimited 2351||Rs 2351||2 Mbps upto 155GB and 1.5 Mbps afterwards|
|DSL Xpress+ Unlimited 3550||Rs. 3550||2 Mbps upto 250GB and 1.5 Mbps afterwards|
The details of revised FUP limit for 8 Mbps ADSL plans is given below:
|Plan Name||Monthly Service charges(Rs)||Speed (Download/Upload)|
|DSL_8Mbps_1199||1199||Upto 8Mbps/2Mbps till |
|DSL_8Mbps_1499||1499||Upto 8Mbps/2Mbps till |
|DSL_8Mbps_1999||1999||Upto 8Mbps/2Mbps till |
|DSL_8Mbps_2599||2599||Upto 8Mbps/2Mbps till 165GB and 1.5 Mbps/768Kbps afterwards|
|DSL_8Mbps_5050||5050||Upto 8Mbps/2Mbps till 300GB and 1.5Mbps/768kbps afterwards|
The details of revised FUP limit for 10 Mbps VDSL plans is given below:
|Plan Name||Monthly Service Charges||Speed(Download/Upload)|
|VDSL Power 1249||Rs. 1249||Upto 10 Mbps/5 Mbps till |
|VDSL Power 1549||Rs. 1549||Upto 10 Mbps/5 Mbps till |
|VDSL Power 2049||Rs. 2049||Upto 10 Mbps/5 Mbps till |
|VDSL Power 2799||Rs. 2799||Upto 10 Mbps/5 Mbps till 150 GB and 1.5 Mbps/768 Kbps afterwards with unlimited free usage|
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Existing customers have the choice of migrating to the new plans or continuing with their existing plans. In combo plans Rent free Landline will be provided with no free monthly calls and outgoing calls will charged at Re.1 per pulse, however outgoing calls between 10 PM and 7 AM to any Mumbai or Delhi landline or mobile number will be absolutely free.
Existing customer migrating to FUP plan or customer booking new broadband in between a month will get Fair Usage Policy Quota on proportionate basis for the remaining days of the month. SMS/Email notification will be sent after reaching 80% and 100% FUP limit of your plan. Service Tax Extra as Applicable.
Esmail is our very own in-house spectrum specialist. He is passionate about Telecom, DTH and OTT video streaming apps. When not writing an article, you can find him binge watching shows on Netflix while sipping on a cup of coffee.