Have you heard that the Reliance Jio and BSNL Signs intra circle roaming agreement ? This is an intra-circle roaming agreement for 2G and 4G services. This agreement will allows BSNL customers use Jio’s 4G services when roaming. At the same time Jio subscribers can use BSNL’s 2G network to make voice calls.
As per the BSNL Chairman and Managing Director, Anupam Shrivastava, this agreement should benefit both our customers and the networks. Reliance Jio’s entry into the telecom market is a “challenge” for all operators and BSNL is the only one try to match Jio “tariff-by-tariff” with innovative data packs and plans.
In order to compete this BSNL now offers Unlimited 3G data plans Without FUP at Rs. 1,099 only. This is the truly unlimited 3G data plan at Rs. 1,099. There is no FUP whatsoever for the BSNL Unlimited 3G Data Plan. Subscribers can now consume as much as data they want without any reduction in speed. This special BSNL Unlimited 3G Data Plan offer is exclusively available across India starting today.
BSNL also unveiled the much awaited unlimited wireline broadband plan in India at Rs 249 only. BSNL is also planning to launch a promotional unlimited wireline broadband plan. This impressive plan cost less than Re 1 per GB download cost for subscribers if they use up to 300GB data in a month.
This is an attempt to compete with the Reliance Jio’s 4G offer of Rs 50 per GB. Reliance Jio’s rates will be Rs 25-50 per GB depending on data usage. BSNL Unlimited Wireline Broadband Plan is a very cost-effective and affordable promotional unlimited Broadband plan. This is named as ‘Experience Unlimited BB 249’ will be available from September 9, 2016.
Reliance Jio offer 4G Tariff Plans Starts at Rs 19 only. The Jio will be available for all users in India now. Reliance Jio welcome offer gives users get free Data, Voice, Video and the full bouquet of Jio applications and content till December 31st 2016. Reliance Jio also offers various Jio-Apps bouquet worth Rs. 15,000 free for all active Jio users up to 31st December 2017.
Reliance Jio plans includes free unlimited local and STD voice calls and roaming in India. You can choose from Plans start at Rs. 149 and this goes up to Rs. 4,999. The most appealing feature is that, there are plans starting from Rs. 19 for occasional data user. There is also other plans like unlimited 4G data at night, unlimited local and national SMS and free WiFi through JioNet Hotspot.
So Reliance Jio effective data rate is only 5p/ MB or Rs 50/ GB. This is said to be the lowest in the world. They also offer students Discount Offer, so students will get 25% more data on Jio’s main tariffs. Reliance LYF devices can be purchased at starting price of Rs. 2999 and the JioFi hotspot priced Rs. 1999. Jio sign-up is 100% digital using an Aadhaar based eKYC process. So customers carrying an Aadhaar card can walk into a Jio store. You will get a working connection within 15 minutes.