Updated at March 3, 2017:
Idea has updated the Rs 348 combo voice pack, adding 14GB of 4G data benefits.
Our original story from Friday, March 3, 2017, follows:
Just after Airtel announced its plans to taken on Reliance Jio with its two new combo packs offering unlimited voice calling, India’s third largest telecom operator Idea Cellular has comes up with its own unlimited combo voice plans. The operator has launched two new combo voice packs which offer subscribers unlimited voice call across India along with added 4G/3G data benefits.
Idea’s combo plans come under the price tag of Rs 148 and Rs 348. The Rs 148 plan will offer customers with unlimited local and STD Idea-to-Idea voice calls. In addition, you will also get 50 MB of bundled 4G/3G data benefits with the plan. If you got a 4G mobile phone, then you will get Rs 300 MB instead.
If you are recharging with Rs 348 plan, you will get unlimited local and STD voice calls to any network and to anywhere in India. With this plan also you will get 50MB of bundled 4G/3G data benefits. But if you are availing the offer using a 4G device, you will get 1 GB of 4G data benefits. Both plans come with 28 days of validity.
Idea Cellular Unlimited Free Voice calls Plans
|Pack (Rs)||Voice benefits||4G/3G data benefits||Validity|
|Rs 148||Unlimited Local+STD|
Idea to Idea voice calls
|50MB 3G/4G data or|
300MB of 4G data (4G mobile phones)
|Rs 348||Unlimited Local+STD on any network,|
anywhere in India
|50MB 3G/4G data or|
1GB of 4G data (4G mobile phones)
Do note that the above voice combo packs denominations are of Kerala telecom circles. So the pack price may vary telecom circle to telecom circle. Do check the pricing of the packs for your telecom circle before recharging.
“As people in India get into the holiday mode, they will tend to stay better connected with their loved ones. Providing them with seamless connectivity at an affordable price point, we have launched these exciting voice packs that enable Idea prepaid users to make unlimited voice calls across the country.” Commented Sashi Shankar, Chief Marketing Officer, Idea Cellular.
Idea earlier revised its monthly 4G/3G mobile data packs offering more data benefits for the same price. The operator has also launched 4G/3G data cutter packs for further reducing the data tariff. Under this offer, you can get 1GB of 3G data benefits at just Rs 57. This was followed by the launch of new 4G device plan offering 10GB of 4G data benefits at the price of 1GB.