Airtel Consolidating Postpaid, Broadband, DTH Under One Airtel Plans? How Will This Impact You?
What Is The Significance Of This move?
This would be a significant move as Airtel will bring together four services under one plan such as Postpaid, DTH, Fibre and Landline services and there will also be one bill for the same.
With this new One Airtel plan, the telecom giant is planning to take on Reliance Jio’s Triple Plans scheme.
The One Airtel plans will be launched around March 25, According to 91Mobiles.
Further, the report states that Airtel will initially offer three plans under the One Airtel scheme.
Although, the rollout is being speculated to be for the limited market.
What Would Be The Price For One Airtel Plan?
Basically, the One Airtel Plan will have four offerings.
Its Rs 899 plan will offer up to two postpaid connections (additional connection to cost Rs 249) and mobile benefits that include 75GB + 10GB data, unlimited voice calling and 100 SMSes per day.
Also, the customers will get Airtel’s DTH channels worth Rs 413, a free HD set-top-box and Airtel Thanks benefits that include free access to Airtel Xstream, Prime Video, and Zee5 OTT services.
The other is Rs 1,349 One Airtel Plan, which offers the same benefits as the Rs 899 plan but packs more mobile data.
Further, this plan offers four postpaid numbers that will get 180GB (150GB + 30GB) high-speed internet data for a month.
Also, this plan offers a free HD Box, Rs 413 worth of DTH channels and free data add-on at Rs 99.
The below table shows all the plan details in tabular form.
|One Airtel Plan price||Mobile data||Broadband data||DTH access||Free OTT services|
|Rs 899||75GB + 10GB||No broadband benefit||Yes (Rs 413 pack)||Yes|
|Rs 1,349||150GB + 30GB||No broadband access||Yes (Rs 413 pack)||Yes|
|Rs 1,399||75GB + 10GB||500GB||No||Yes|
|Rs 1,899||75GB + 10GB + 10GB||500GB||Yes (Rs 500 pack)||Yes|
How Is One Airtel Plan Beneficial?
Basically, these bundled plans will be beneficial for Airtel subscribers, people who have Airtel DTH connection, as well as Airtel broadband services.
So with this implementation, the user will not have to make separate recharges for the plans just the way they do now for everything.
As, Airtel will combine the recharges and all this will make it feasible for users now.
Soon, Airtel is likely to announce its One Airtel service. The main goal behind this plan is to offer customers benefits under all four Airtel services in just one bill.
Currently, it seems that Airtel is doing a trial run of the service in Pune, according to sources.
Notably, this service is similar to the Airtel Home service that Airtel had announced back in 2018.
So far it is in beta phase, it looks like the telco is rebranding as One Airtel for pan-India roll out later this month