Airtel, Jio and Vi offer a range of postpaid plans with add-on family connections as well as individual plans. The telecom companies have now made it easier to switch from prepaid to postpaid and have also enabled the home delivery of SIM cards. The top-tier postpaid plans from these telcos also give access to streaming benefits. Jio and Vi give access to Netflix, however, Airtel's postpaid plan does not. The Rs 999 postpaid plan is a family postpaid plan while the rest are individual postpaid plans. The benefits of these plans differ, let us have a look at these plans.
Airtel vs Jio vs Vi Rs 999 family postpaid plans:
Airtel Rs 999 postpaid plan: The plan offers unlimited calls and 100 SMS per day with 150GB 3G or 4G data per month with data rollover up to 200GB. The plan gives a one-year subscription to Amazon Prime and a VIP subscription to Disney+ Hotstar along with a subscription to Airtel XStream. The plan allows 4 family add on connections -- 3 regular plus one add on connection. The additional benefits of this plan include handset protection and unlimited calls for the ad on connection. Beyond the consumption of allocated data quota, value-based charging will be applicable at 2 paise per MB.
Jio Rs 999 postpaid plan: The plan offers 200GB data with unlimited calls and SMS. Users subscribing to this plan can get three additional family SIM cards with this plan. The plan also gives a complimentary subscription to Jio apps. The plan's validity depends on the bill cycle. The plan also requires an additional Rs 99 for a Prime subscription.
Vi Rs 999 postpaid plan: This is a family postpaid plan and offers 5 connections, 1 primary, and 4 add on connections. The plan also offers unlimited calls with 100 SMS per day. The secondary user from this plan gets 30GB data with unlimited calls and SMS with 50GB data rollover and 100 SMS per month. Streaming benefits of this plan include 1 year's subscription to Amazon Prime, Zee5 Premium and a subscription to Vi movies and TV. For users who cannot access this plan can opt for a Rs 1099 postpaid plan that gives unlimited data and subscription to Netflix but for a single connection.
Airtel Rs 1599 vs Jio Rs 1499 vs Vi Rs 1099 individual postpaid plans:
Airtel Rs 1599 postpaid plan: This is the most expensive postpaid plan from Airtel offers benefits like unlimited voice calling to any network within India, 100 SMSes per day and 500GB monthly data with rollover up to 200GB. Users will be charged at 2paise per MB after the consumption of the allocated 500GB. Lastly, you have a Rs 1599 plan that offers 150GB data benefit along with unlimited local, STD and roaming calls, Amazon Prime subscription, Wynk music access, Airtel TV, handset protection and three free add-on connections with unlimited calls.
Jio Rs 1499 postpaid plan: The plan gives 300GB data after which the telco charges Rs 10 per GB. It gives 500GB rollover data with access to Netflix, Amazon Prime, VIP subscription of DIsney+ Hotstar and Jio apps. The plan also gives unlimited calls. This is an individual plan and family connections with no add-on family connections.
Vi Rs 1099 postpaid plans: The Vi Rs 1099 postpaid plan is a flagship postpaid plan from Vi that gives unlimited data and 100SMS per month along with access to one year of Amazon Prime, Disney+ Hotstar and Vi movies and TV. The plan also gives access to a year of Netflix, 1-year membership to Amazon Prime, and access to Disney+ Hotstar and VIP access to Vi movies and TV. It also gives access to international and domestic airport lounges at no extra cost, 4 times a year.
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