Idea Rs. 998 and Rs. 1,298 prepaid plans: Should you recharge?

Are these new Idea prepaid plans worth it?

|

Idea Cellular has introduced two new unlimited prepaid recharge packs priced at Rs. 998 and Rs. 1,298. Similar to the other unlimited packs, these new ones from the telco also offer unlimited voice calls and limited data and SMS benefits. However, the downside of these plans is the very limited validity, which is not on par with that of the plans offered by other telcos. And, these plans are valid only in select circles for now.

Idea Rs. 998 and Rs. 1,298 prepaid plans: Should you recharge?

 

The Rs. 998 prepaid plan from Idea Cellular offers unlimited voice calling, 5GB of data on the whole and 100 SMS per day. The validity of this plan is 28 days. On the other hand, the Rs. 1,298 prepaid plan from Idea Cellular offers similar benefits and 7GB data on the whole and is valid for 35 days.

Though these plans are said to provide unlimited voice calls, there is a limit of calls 100 unique numbers per week and 1000 minutes per week. The per day limit is 250 minutes of voice calls. On crossing the FUP, users will be charged for the additional voice calls as per the prevailing rates.

Best Idea Cellular prepaid plans offering 1GB data per day

As mentioned earlier, these new Rs. 998 and Rs. 1,298 prepaid plans from Idea Cellular are not on par with the company's own unlimited prepaid plans. Notably, Idea Cellular has prepaid plans costing Rs. 697, Rs. 897 and Rs. 1,197 offering 1.5GB to 2.5GB data per day and unlimited calls. These plans are valid for a long period of 70 days.

Xiaomi Redmi 5, a budget category smartphone

Also, the telco is offering a prepaid plan priced at Rs. 199 offering 1.4GB of data per day, 100 SMS per day and unlimited voice calls with daily and weekly FUP and this plan is valid for 28 days. Other Idea Cellular plans with variable validity and similar benefits are priced at Rs. 309, Rs. 357, Rs. 399, Rs. 448 and Rs. 509.

While there is no clarity on why the company has come up with these new unlimited prepaid plans, interested subscribers can recharge with these plans. Moreover, both these Rs. 998 and Rs. 1,298 plans are valid for the Idea Magic cashback offer, which offers up to Rs. 3,300 worth benefits for the users.

 

via

Most Read Articles
Best Mobiles in India

Read More About: idea news tariff plans telecom

Best Phones

Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more
X