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JioHomeTV to offer HD channels at Rs 400, launch on cards

JioHomeTV to offer HD channels at Rs 400, launch on cards

Yes, Vodafone is limiting the voice calls to 250 minutes per day, 1000 minutes per day and the voice calls should be made to only 300 unique numbers during the validity period. Earlier the validity of the plan was 70 days. The company intends to take on the Rs 799 and Rs 509 postpaid plans of Reliance Jio-that provides a sum of 90 GB data with a daily limit of 3 GB and 60 GB data with a daily limit of 2 GB, respectively. In India, the network provider Jio offers an low-cost smartphone called LYF Earth 1 with 4G connectivity as an incentive to boost the number of 4G users in the region.

As mentioned above, Vodafone has launched this plan to compete with the likes of Rs 249 prepaid plan from Airtel and Idea Cellular. While Airtel is yet to beat Jio when it comes to pricing of these plans, the telco has raced ahead of Jio and has emerged victor in one department - download speeds. Idea Cellular has silently revised the plan for selected users. However, it offers unlimited voice calling without putting restriction on daily calling hours. It also launched a postpaid plan priced at Rs 649.

To offer more benefits to subscribers amid aggressive competition in the telecom sector, Bharti Airtel recently announced a bouquet of offers for prepaid and postpaid users.

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To stiffen the tariff war further, Idea Cellular has come up with a new prepaid tariff plan. Unlimited calls include local calls, std calls, and roaming calls.

So, if you are a new user of Paytm then you can avail the Rs 399 plan in just Rs 349 and through the Phonepe app, you can reduce the price to Rs 209. 100 free SMSes also offered with this recharge plan. However, it is important to know that the voice call benefit is not purely free. OpenSignal tries to answer that with its detailed report from the data gathered between December 1, 2017, and February 28, 2018. Post 300 unique numbers, voice calls will be charged at the standard rates and also do make a note that this plan is not intended for commercial use. The validity of the plan is 84 days.