To be eligible for the offer, Airtel users have to opt for any Airtel Infinity postpaid plan.
Bharti Airtel today announced it will also sale the latest iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus smartphones of Apple. Customers can order iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus now and both will be available in retail shops and online at http://www.airtel.in.
Most importantly, Airtel announced that iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users can enjoy 10 GB free 4G/3G data per month for one year with any Airtel Infinity postpaid plan. The free data benefit will be over and above the plan benefits. Over the duration of one year, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users on Airtel Infinity plans will get additional 120 GB 4G/3G data.
Airtel Infinity postpaid plans offer unlimited voice calling – local, STD, and on national roaming – along with bundled 4G/3G data, SMS and free subscription to Wynk Music and Wynk Movies. For details visit http://www.airtel.in/myplan-infinity.
"We are delighted to roll out this exciting data offer for our users to allow them to get the most out of the amazing iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus,” said Ajai Puri, Director Operations (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel. "Customers can now enjoy the latest iPhone on India's leading mobile broadband network with bundles of data and unlimited voice calling with our Infinity plans.”
The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are powered by iOS 10 and they will be available in India starting today. To know more, click here.
Note, the following tariffs and benefits are related to Delhi Circle only and can vary from circle to circle.
Even non-Airtel customers with an Aadhaar card can open a Savings Account.
Airtel further claimed that it has been providing enough Points of Interconnection way before Jio's commercial launch and post that it started adding the PoIs at a staggering pace.
Market leader Airtel has admitted that space exists for price drops, but is clearly worried about escalating a price war with Jio.
TRAI had imposed these fines on Airtel, Voda and Idea primarily following complaints from Jio.
TRAI on Oct 21 slapped heavy penalties on three telecom players - Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular - amounting to Rs 3,050 crore for not providing sufficient PoIs to Reliance Jio
In order to activate these IR packs, one can either visit Airtel's website, download MyAirtel app or use USSD and Customer Care to recharge.
With this expansion, Airtel is now showering its 4G services in 18 circles across India.
Similar to its other circles, Airtel has deployed its FD LTE technology in the 1800 Mhz band to roll out 4G services across Madhya Pradesh.
As per the offer, on a recharge of Rs 259, one will immediately get 1GB 4G/3G data and the remaining 9GB data can be availed through MyAirtel app.