Indian telcos Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio and Vodafone, are continuously revamping their prepaid plans as the tariff war in the sector seem nowhere near the end. The users are getting a great benefit with now unlimited voice calling and free SMS becoming a norm across all the voice and data plans. The prices also have fallen drastically since last year with a normal consumer having his hands full with prepaid recharges starting under Rs 200. Still, it is up to the customers to decide which prepaid plan best suits their needs.
Here are the best-prepaid plans under Rs 200 recommended by us:
Airtel Rs 199 Plan
Airtel’s Rs 199 plan offers 39.2GB of high-speed 4G internet data for a period of 28 days, with a daily FUP limit of 1.4GB data. Before the latest revision, the Rs 199 plan offered 1GB of daily data, which has been upgraded now. The plan also comes with unlimited voice calling for local, STD and national roaming.
Besides, there is provision for 100 SMS per day in the plan. The prepaid pack is valid for a period 28 days. It is the perfect plan for those needing a basic calling and internet requirements as 1.4GB data per day is more than one can use.
Reliance Jio Rs 149 and Rs 198 Plans
Jio prepaid plan starting at Rs 149 plan offers 42GB of 4G internet data for 28 days with a daily cap of 1.5GB usage. Also included within the plan is unlimited voice calling, and 100 free SMS per day. Jio’s plan is best there is in terms of value for money.
Jio prepaid recharge plan priced Rs 198 plan offers 56GB of 4G high-speed data for 28 days with daily usage capped at 2GB. As usual free local/STD and national roaming is included in the prepaid pack along with 100 free text messages per day. The plan is valid for a period of 28 days.
Reliance Jio stays way ahead of its competitors when it comes to super cheap prepaid plans. Not only does Jio offer more data than competitors but also is by far offering the cheapest packs. Besides, users also get a free subscription to host of Jio apps like Jio Music, Jio Movies and Jio TV that offer entertainment on the go.
Vodafone Rs 198
Vodafone India’s best offer is Rs 198 prepaid pack. Similar to Airtel, Vodafone offers subscribers 1.4GB of daily high-speed internet data for 28 days. The prepaid recharge pack also includes unlimited voice calling and 100 SMS per day included in the pack.
Idea Cellular Rs 199
Idea Cellular’s Rs 199 plan offers 39.2GB of 4G/3G/2G data with daily usage limited to 1.4GB per day. The validity of the plan is 28 days, and it also includes unlimited calls whether local, STD or national roaming. There is also free local and national SMS service though messages are capped at 100 per day.
BSNL Rs 118 and Rs 186
State-owned telecom operator BSNL is also offering quite competitive prepaid plans. The company lately unveiled Rs 118 prepaid recharge plan as part of special tariff voucher (STV). The plan offers unlimited local/STD voice call along with access to personalised ring back tone (PRBT) service. Under the PRBT service of BSNL, users can customise their ringback tone. It also gives 1GB data for the validity period.
Another Rs 186 plan from the service provider comes with unlimited internet data and voice calling. However, the internet speed is reduced to 40 Kbps after the usage of 1GB. It also gives unlimited local and STD voice calls along with national roaming excluding Delhi and Mumbai regions. The plan is valid for a period of 28 days. Do make a note that the price of the BSNL plans differs with the circle.