New double data plan from Videocon to push its revenues by 25%

By November 19th, 2015 AT 12:33 PM

Videocon Telecom has unveiled a new double data pack for consumers on all standard data packs starting at a price point of Rs 13, and going up to Rs 251, offering bundled data of 120 MB to 3GB, respectively.

videocon-double-data

The company claims that with this new plan about 17% of data users will consume more than 50% of their data during night hours and this would lead to an increase in the company’s revenues by 25% in the next six months.

The growth will be driven by organic subscriber base growth, increase in data penetration by about 6%; and data consumption per user per month, which the telco expects to go up by20% to 230 MB.

The realization per GB for data will, however, drop by about 20% owing to the double data offer and other segmented offers.

Arvind Bali, Director and CEO, Videocon Telecom, said, “About 20% of total data consumption happens at night hours and growing, with over 17% data users consuming 50% of their data at night. The network utilisation at night hrs is low and hence customers will enjoy good data speed, that too free of cost.”

The telco registered a 126% growth in data consumption last year, which, as per the Nokia MBit index 2015, was almost three times the industry 2G data growth of 41%.

Having over six years of experience in business journalism, Krishna has a knack for writing on telecom and IT. She believes that tryst with technology is the best thing that has ever happened to the mankind. Krishna is a telecom analyst with CMR

14
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
4 Comment threads
10 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
9 Comment authors
Sanjit RoyRamanRajnishghausKrish Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Mahmood Junaid
Mahmood Junaid

Videocon should exit telecom business and sell the precious spectrum to companies who need it… I don’t see a future for videocon.. How can they compete with mammoth AVOID and reliance jio????

Raman
Raman

+1

Gavin
Gavin

Currently Tata Docomo is the Best & Cheapest 3G Network Telecom Operator in Maharashtra-Goa Telecom Circle.

Vilas
Vilas

Correct. Tata Docomo is good in terms of plans and decent coverage.

Recent Posts

Realme 3 Pro and Realme C2 Smartphones Launched in India: Price, Specifications

China-based smartphone maker Realme on Monday launched its flagship Realme 3 Pro in India at a starting price of Rs...

MTNL Doubles FUP on Broadband Plans, Now Providing Up to 5.4TB of Data

It is no secret that after the data tariff war triggered by Reliance Jio, the telecom operators have experienced immense...

OnePlus 7 Pro Camera Specifications Leaked, To Include a 48MP Rear Camera and 16MP Wide-Angle Sensor

Given the hype among people for the upcoming OnePlus device, the OnePlus 7 and the OnePlus 7 Pro, it is...