State run PSU BSNL, which offers high speed data cards on both 3G as well as EVDO technologies, has launched two more data plans for EVDO prepaid customers. These two new plans are priced at Rs.200 & Rs399 and offer 2GB and 5GB data respectively. Both the STV’s have validity of 30 days. For any additional usage beyond free the charges are 10 paise/100 kB during peak hours and 5 paise/ 100kB during non peak hours.
Clay Telecom – International mobility service provider, today launched range of Prepaid Telecom and Data Products – Data Cards; New Global Sim; Country Specific Sims-US; UK & Germany.
State-run telecom operator BSNL is all set to reduce its 3G data rates. BSNL has added new prepaid 3G Data pack of Rs.151 with 7 days validity offering 1000 MB free data usage.
MTS MBlaze data card offers in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. MBlazer Data Card 3GB – ARP 1777. MBlazer Data Card 5GB – ARP 2222
MTS MBlaze tariff offers daily usage plan for one day unlimited data usage at Rs.96. MTS MBlaze Unlimited data usage packs with 30 days validity are also available starting from Rs.798. MTS MBlaze is also bundled with Hewlett Packard (HP) Laptops where a new laptop buyer will get MBlaze dongle for just Rs.699.
The promotional offer will shower more 3G/2G data usage and free video calling on its prepaid and postpaid mobile customers. BSNL will provide 50% additional free data usage in its all 3G postpaid/prepaid data plans and 3G Data Recharge Vouchers with free usage of 1GB and above.
Tata Photon plus is the wireless broadband brand which has eaten a major chunk of market share which has hitherto gone to 3G data card service providers. Just at the time when other operators were launching their 3G services , Tata Photon plus was on acquisition spree to rope in as many prospective customers it could . The major USP of the brand then was low cost plans , wide availability across India & free roaming.
Now MTS is also running a good offer in NCR where it offers 15GB of free bundled data usage on purchase of new data card. But for this customer will have to pay slightly higher. The price of MTS MBlaze standard data card is Rs.999 and if one wants to avail 15 GB free data ,then recharge from Rs.1499 coupon is to be done. This way the total cost goes to Rs. 2500. But under this offer one can get the same benefits at Rs. 1799/-. So there is a saving of Rs. 700.
Reliance Communications offering its EVDO based data services, has reduced entry cost of its internet dongle (USB dongle). Reliance today announced reduction in the prices of its Netconnect broadband device from Rs 1929 to Rs 1399.
Huawei has today announced the launch of world’s first plug and link HSPA + data..
Aircel today launched its high speed broadband 3G Dongle services. Aircel’s 3G enabled USB stick (Huawei make datacard) will provide wireless broadband speeds up to 7.2Mbps and uploads up to 5.76Mbps.
As a special offer from Tata Teleservices, Tata Photon users will get a free Tata Indicom connection. Customers can avail Tata Indicom Gold Number worth Rs. 500 free and Security Deposit waiver with Attractive tariff plan with 300 minutes (Local & STD) free and 150 free SMSes.
SSTL ,the company which offers CDMA based wireless mobile and broadband service under the brandname MTS, has launched its high speed wireless broadband service MBlaze in UP (east) & UP (west) circles. MTS’ MBlaze has been rolled out in Lucknow, Allahabad, Kanpur, Dehradun, Aligarh, Agra, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Meerut, Moradabad and Varanasi.