Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Airtel now offers 10GB data for Rs 259 on purchase of any new 4G smartphone

Airtel is trying very hard to tackles the likes of Jio and its popularity among the youth. Bharti Airtel has now introduced a new offer for its prepaid 4G users in India to take on Jio.

Airtel is now offering 10GB 4G data with any new 4G enabled smartphone. For 10GB 4G/3G data, Airtel will be charging Rs. 259 only. The company was offering this pack for Samsung Galaxy J Series handset and now it is applicable on any 4G handset.

The company explains that any customer who purchases a new 4G handset will be eligible for the 1GB of 3G/4G data following the recharge of Rs 259 while the additional 9GB of data can be claimed using the recently launched MyAirtel app. Validity of the data quota is 28 days and users can avail a maximum of three recharges within 90 days on the offer.

The latest offer was initially launched in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Chhattisgarh. Airtel has now extended the offer across 18 circles in the country.

It is to be noted that customers who purchase a new 4G-enabled smartphone will be able to avail the Airtel offer only within the first 30 days of purchase.

Vodafone, in contrast, offers 10GB of 3G/4G data at a cost of Rs 999. It also offers a validity of 28 days. Idea Cellular, on the other hand, offers same data quota at a price of Rs 996 for a validity of 28 days.