Idea Cellular has launched its 4G services in Jammu. The company says the same will be expanded to another 10 towns in Jammu by the end of this month. Idea 4G services will also be launched in 20 more towns including the major cities of Jammu, Udhampur, Rajauri, Punch, Reasi, Kathua and Samba by June ‘17.
Idea also unveiled Digital Idea, a suite of digital applications for the on-the-move consumers of J&K Circle. As part of the Digital Idea offerings, the company will offer a suite of 3 entertainment apps – Idea Music Lounge, Idea Movie Club and Idea Game Spark for its over 8.9 lakh customers in J&K circle.
According to Mr. Rajat Mukarji, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Idea Cellular said, “Idea has consistently invested in expansion of the network to become a pan-India wireless broadband operator, readying our 200 million customers for the Digital era. Over the last one year, Idea has more than doubled its mobile broadband network on 4G/3G platform, which now covers over 50% of India’s population.”
Idea has introduced a range of attractive offers including tariff packs, bundled smartphone offers and digital content for its users in J&K. Idea has introduced a range of attractive offers including tariff packs, bundled smartphone offers and digital content for its users in J&K. Free 4G SIM upgrade, 1 hr of 4G Data free for 30 days, 1GB Unlimited Recharge are a few of the offerings.
Key facts about Idea’s 4G services:
With the launch of Idea 4G the company came out with some offers for its customers in the state. These include:
a) Complimentary 4G SIM card upgrade and Special Promotional Offer: All customers can avail a complimentary 4G SIM upgrade from Company Showrooms and leading retail outlets across 4G towns in J&K. Customers upgrading to 4G SIM will get promotional 4GB Free Data, valid for 14 days. The promotional data can be utilized on Idea’s latest 4G LTE network
b) Attractive 4G data tariffs: Idea’s 4G Prepaid & Postpaid tariff plans are priced at par with existing 3G plans. Unlimited 1 Hour Free 4G for 30 days, to activate Dial *800*4# and experience fast internet speed. In addition, Idea has also launched Magic Recharge which offers data from 250 MB up to 1GB for 15 days on recharge of Rs. 65.
c. 4G Handset Bonanza Offer: 4G Smartphone packs exclusively for 4G Handset customers offering Data at attractive price. These plans which are available in Prepaid – 1GB 4G Data for 28 days with Full Talktime @ Just Rs 95.
d. Free Data along with Unlimited Calling Packs: These packs provide the customers with unlimited voice calls to anywhere in India along with free data benefits. Upon recharging with Rs. 147, Idea customers will be able to make free Idea-to-Idea calls across India and 4G handset customers may get 2GB 4G Data with validity of 28 days. Another super value pack priced at Rs 346 offers free voice across all networks in India and Unlimited Data for 28 days. Customers with 4G handsets may get 1GB 4G Data daily for 28 days. Customers need to check these offers *121# before recharging.
e. Unlimited Voice & Data Plans Postpaid consumers: Idea has also introduced two new Ultimate plans at Rs. 499 and Rs. 999 rental for Postpaid users. In Rs. 499 plan customers get Unlimited Local, National and Incoming Roaming calls with 3GB free Data on 4G Handset. The Rs. 999 plan offers Unlimited Local, National & Roaming calls with 8GB free Data on 4G Handsets. For all new and existing customers upgrading to 4G handsets, Idea will provide additional 3GB data on these rental plans, till 31st December ’17.
Idea is offering an exclusive introductory offer to all Idea 4G/3G customers giving them 90 days Free subscription to all the 3 Apps including Idea Music Lounge, Idea Movie Club and Idea Game Spark till 31st March 2017.