Vodafone Idea hikes prepaid tariffs after Airtel: Check revised prices, plan benefits, other details

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Updated: November 24, 2021 7:15 PM

The new tariff plans will come into effect from Thursday, November 25. 

Vodafone Idea 02On Monday, Airtel announced a 20-25% hike in prepaid tariff. 

Vodafone Idea Prepaid Plans 2021: Vodafone Idea (Vi) has followed in the footsteps of Bharti Airtel and hiked prepaid tariff plans by 20-25%, the company said Tuesday. 

“The new plans will start the process of ARPU (average revenue per user) improvement and help address financial stress faced by the industry,” the telecom service provider said in a filing to the exchanges.

The new tariff plans will come into effect from Thursday, November 25.

“In line with its commitment to providing its customers with simple and convenient products, Vi has curated an optimum range of feature rich plans for both voice and data,” Vodafone Idea said.

“Customers can avail their benefits by selecting the plan best suited to their specific needs.”

On Monday, Airtel announced a 20-25% hike in prepaid tariff.

Also Read | Bharti Airtel raises prepaid mobile tariffs by 20-25%; says, will help 5G rollout, improve network, grow ARPU

Justifying the proposed hike in tariff, Airtel said: “Bharti Airtel has always maintained that the mobile Average Revenue Per User needs to be at Rs 200 and ultimately at Rs 300, so as to provide a reasonable return on capital that allows for a financially healthy business model.”

Vodafone Idea Prepaid Recharge Plans 2021: Vi prepaid revised prices, plan benefits, other details

Vodafone Idea (Vi) has revised its entire portfolio of prepaid recharge plans in India. The new prices will apply from November 25, 2021. Here’s the complete list:

Vodafone Idea Rs 79 prepaid plan revised to Rs 99

The Vodafone Idea Rs 79 prepaid plan will now cost Rs 99, which is a Rs 20 hike. It will come with Rs 99 worth of talktime. Voice calls will be charged at 1 paisa per second. This plan will also bundle 200MB of data. Validity of this plan is 28 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 149 prepaid plan revised to Rs 179

The Rs 149 unlimited calling prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 30 price hike and will now be available for Rs 179. For Rs 179, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 2GB of data and 300 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 28 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 219 prepaid plan revised to Rs 269

The Rs 219 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 50 price hike and will now be available for Rs 269. For Rs 269, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 1GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 28 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 249 prepaid plan revised to Rs 299

The Rs 249 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has also received a Rs 50 price hike and will now be available for Rs 299. For Rs 299, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 1.5GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 28 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 299 prepaid plan revised to Rs 359

The Rs 298 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 60 price hike and will now be available for Rs 359. For Rs 359, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 2GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 28 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 399 prepaid plan revised to Rs 479

The Rs 399 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 80 price hike and will now be available for Rs 479. For Rs 479, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 1.5GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 56 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 449 prepaid plan revised to Rs 539

The Rs 449 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 90 price hike and will now be available for Rs 539. For Rs 539, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 2GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 56 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 379 prepaid plan revised to Rs 459

The Rs 379 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 80 price hike and will now be available for Rs 459. For Rs 459, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 6GB of data and 1,000 SMS. Validity of this plan is 84 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 599 prepaid plan revised to Rs 719

The Rs 599 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 120 price hike and will now be available for Rs 719. For Rs 719, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 1.5GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 84 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 699 prepaid plan revised to Rs 839

The Rs 699 prepaid plan from Vodafone Idea has received a Rs 140 price hike and will now be available for Rs 839. For Rs 839, customers will get unlimited voice calling benefits paired with 2GB of daily data and 100 SMS a day. Validity of this plan is 84 days.

Vodafone Idea Rs 1,499 prepaid plan revised to Rs 1,799

The annual Rs 1,499 plan will set users back by Rs 1,799 now. It will come with unlimited calling, 3,600 SMS and 24GB data.

Vodafone Idea Rs 2,399 prepaid plan revised to Rs 2,899

The Rs 2,399 plan will now cost Rs 2,899 and provide unlimited calling, 100 SMS and 1.5GB data each per day.

Vodafone Idea data top-ups

For data top-up plans, the Rs 48 recharge will now cost Rs 58 and offer 3GB data (28 days). The Rs 98 plan will cost Rs 118 and come with 12GB data, the Rs 251 plan will now come with 50GB data and cost Rs 298, while the Rs 351 plan will cost Rs 418 and offer 100GB data (56 days).

 

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