After the revision of its data and call plan charges a few days ago, Reliance Jio has now increased the prices of the 5 prepaid recharge plans that come bundled with a 1-year subscription to Disney+Hotstar Mobile. These plans were not mentioned among the plans which faced a tariff hike last week. As a result of this hike, the bundled plans now start from Rs. 601, which was earlier Rs. 499. There is a hike of about 20% in the price of these plans.
Revised rates of New Plans
According to the latest details on the Jio website, the Rs. 601 prepaid plan gives 3GB high-speed data per day for 28 days and includes a Disney+Hotstar Mobile subscription for a year, worth Rs. 499. The plan also gives additional 6GB high-speed data access and unlimited voice calls as well as 100 SMS per day. The benefits of the new Rs. 601 and the old Rs. 499 plans are identical.
The second one is the Rs. 799 prepaid recharge plan that is the revised version of Rs. 666 plan. This plan gives 2GB daily high-speed data for 56 days with unlimited voice calling and 100 daily SMS message benefits. The plan includes an annual Disney+Hotstar Mobile subscription.
Third, in line is the earlier Rs. 888 prepaid recharge plan which now comes for Rs. 1066. It brings Disney+Hotstar Mobile an annual subscription along with benefits including 2GB high-speed data per day, additional 5GB data, unlimited voice calls, and 100 SMS messages per day. The plan has a validity of 84 days.
The last one is the Rs. 3119 prepaid recharge plan that earlier cost Rs. 2599. The plan comes with a 1-year Disney+Hotstar Mobile subscription along with 2GB of high-speed data daily data, 10GB additional high-speed data, unlimited voice calls, and 100 SMS messages per day for 365 days (aka 1 year).
Apart from these 4 bundled prepaid plans, Jio has also revised the Data-only Rs 549 prepaid recharge plan with the new Rs. 659 plan. It gives Disney+Hotstar Mobile for a year, along with 1.5GB high-speed daily data access for 56 days.
Old Plans Vs New Plans
|Old plan||New plan||Benefits||Validity|
|Rs. 499||Rs. 601||3GB daily high-speed data, 6GB additional high-speed data, unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/day, 1-year subscription to Disney+Hotstar Mobile||28 days|
|Rs. 666||Rs. 799||2GB daily high-speed data, unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/day, 1-year subscription to Disney+Hotstar Mobile||56 days|
|Rs. 888||Rs. 1066||2GB daily high-speed data, 5GB additional high-speed data, unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/day, 1-year subscription to Disney+Hotstar Mobile||84 days|
|Rs. 2599||Rs. 3119||2GB daily high-speed data, 10GB additional high-speed data, unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/day, 1-year subscription to Disney+Hotstar Mobile||365 days|
|Rs. 549||Rs. 659||1.5GB daily high-speed data, annual subscription Disney+Hotstar Mobile||56 days|
Jio had originally launched these bundled plans in late August this year and the hike in the prices of these plans was not announced alongside the recent tariff hike that took place last week. However, it is possible that these details also came a week back but were not announced by the company.