It looks like Airtel has just drop down the Atomic Bomb on Jio with its new free 4G mobile data worth up to Rs. 9,000 for 12 months. Its pretty unbelievable but after seeing Jio free offer everything looks believable in this Telecom War.
After TRAI failed to take any legal strict action against Jio False Free 4G data preview after lodging so many complains by Airtel, Finally Airtel has geared up and stepped into the ring to defeat Jio in their own tactics.
Airtel New offer is meant to attract users to the Airtel 4G network, and is targeted at 4G handset users currently on other networks.
Airtel said that the free data offer will be available across India starting Wednesday, and will be valid till February 28. Under the free data offer, customers will get 3GB of free data every month till December 31, 2017, as long as they are using select Airtel 4G prepaid and postpaid plans. Airtel is providing the free mobile data over and above the subscribed plan’s benefits.
An Airtel statement read “Under this offer, selected customers with prepaid and postpaid connections will get free 3 GB data every month till December 31, 2017, with the benefits over and above the pack/plan benefits.”
For prepaid users!
When prepaid users recharge with a data pack of their choice, 3 GB of 4G data will be added. For instance, if a user recharges with Rs 345, he will get 1 GB (As per plan) + 3 GB (As per the offer) along with free local and STD calls. One can avail this benefit through MyAirtel app. Each data pack would be valid for 28 days and a customer can do maximum 13 recharges till 31st of December 2017.
For Postpaid customers!
This can be availed on all MyPlan Infinity Plans. For instance if you choose the Rs 549 plan, you get 3 GB data according to your plan, and 3 GB 4G data as part of the offer and you will get a total of 6 GB of 4G data along with unlimited free calling. Even postpaid customers can avail it through MyAirtel App.
The customers can only benefit from this Airtel offers when the Customer is not subscribed or not currently connected to the Airtel network. So, if you own any of Airtel 4G handsets (2G, 3G, 4G) SIMs that you are using then this offer is not for you. To get this offer you will have to buy new 4G handsets but ya If you are willing to upgrade to 4G handset from the 3G one then in that case you can avail this offer.
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