Just days after Airtel announced a hike of its prepaid plans, followed by Vodafone-Idea, Reliance Jio has followed suit and announced new rates for all its unlimited prepaid, JioPhone, and data add-on plans. The new plans will go live from December 1, so customers will still have two days to recharge with older plans. Jio has said the new plans have been introduced to “ensure a sustainable telecom industry.”
The cheapest 28-day prepaid plan will now cost Rs 155, up from the present Rs 129. The popular 1GB a day plan with 24-day validity will now start at Rs 179. The plan used to cost Rs 149 before. The Rs 199 plan which was a popular option for anyone looking to maximum data under Rs 200, will now cost Rs 239 for 28 days and will continue with 1.5GB data per day.
Jio has also hiked the price of the Rs 249 prepaid recharge plan to Rs 299, and this one offers a customer 2GB of data on daily basis. The plan also includes unlimited voice calls and 100 SMS. Here’s a look at the list of new Jio prepaid plans.
Reliance Jio: Full list of new prepaid recharge plans
Just like Airtel and Vodafone, Jio has also increased the price of its plans with a longer duration as well The 84-day plan starting at Rs 329 will cost Rs 395 from now with 6GB data in total, while the 555 plan will now cost Rs 100 more at Rs 666. The plan will continue to offer 1.5GB of data per day for customers.
The 599 plan which has a validity of 84 days as well will cost Rs 719 for 2GB daily data. The plans continue with unlimited voice and 100 SMS per day. The Rs 1,299 prepaid recharge Jio plan will now cost Rs 1,559. This plan includes a total of 24GB of data, unlimited voice calls as well as 3,600 SMS.
The Rs 2,399 Jio pack will be available for Rs 2,879 and will offer 2GB of daily data, unlimited voice and 100 SMS per day. The company has also increased the prices of the data add-on plans. The Rs 51 data plan will soon cost Rs 61, whereas the Rs 101 pack will be priced at Rs 121. One will also see a Rs 251 data add-on pack, which will give users 50GB of data, which will remain valid for 30 days.
Those who recharge their JioPhone with the Rs 75 should note that this pack will soon cost Rs 91. The latest prepaid recharge plan from Jio includes 50 SMS, unlimited voice calls, and 3GB of total data.