Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL Hatheway and AST: After a seller run with its mobile Services, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio looks primed to disturb the broadband market in India. Among Jio, BSNL, Airtel, ACT, and Hathway, which one would you choose for your daily data needs at home? Which of these five offer the cheapest plan and what more do you get on each of the entry-level plans? Let’s find out.
The Telecom giant has launched its Jio FIber-to-home service, Jio Fiber revealing, details regarding broadband speed, data plan, and pricing. The company has also confirmed that all Services will role out commercially starting September 5.
The biggest competitor like Airtel BSNL of the Jio Fiber in the market is Bharti Airtel with its Airtel-V- Fiber broadband service that offers lightning-fast speeds of up to 100Mbps.In Delhi, Airtels Monthly plan starts from RS 799 with internet speeds. Of up to 40Mbps and 100GB broadband data. The 100Mbps plan is priced at Rs 1099 per month with 300GB of broadband data. The company also has Ts 1599 and Rs 1999 plans with speeds up to 300Mbps and 100Mbps respectively. The RS 1999 plan does not come with a data limit.
- 1 What do you get with Reliance Jio GigaFiber?
- 2 Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Broadband Speed, data, plans price-comparison
- 3 Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Here is a look at the offering from the ACT Fiber Network.
- 4 Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Airtel V- Fiber Broadband Plan
- 5 Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: What about TATA Sky Broadband and Spectra.
- 6 Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Hathway Cheapest Plan
- 7 Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Conclusion:
The Telco also offers a high-speed unlimited plan but it is available in select regions only.
Reliance Jio has made a big entry into the fixed-line broadband services in India and its customers will be looking for cheaper and more affordable plans from the Telecom provider. Jio Fiber is expected to change the fiber to the home (FTTH ) broadband industry just like it changed the mobile internet space and brought down the prices in India. Up until now, reliance Jio has tested its FTTH Services vis Jio fiber preview offer that was announced last year.
The impending launch of Jio GigaFiber has already shaken the existing broadband players in India. Some have revamped their broadband plans accordingly. Let’s take took and what reliance Jio announce today and compare it with its competitors offering.
What do you get with Reliance Jio GigaFiber?
The base plan promising 100Mbps of speed will be available at Rs 700/month.While the top-end plan with 1Gbps speed and access to Jio Home TV as well as Jio’s IoT product will cost RS 10,000/month.
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Subscribers will also get unlimited free voice calling benefits.
Further customers opting for JIO forever plan will get an HD/ 4K led TV and a 4K set-top-box for free
Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Broadband Speed, data, plans price-comparison
BSNL Bharat Fiber: Broadband Speed Internet Data And Plans
Then we have BSNL which offers a bunch of plans via its Bharat Fiber service ranging from RS 777 to RS 26,999 per month. The cheapest RS 777 plan brings up to 50Mbps till 500GB and the speed is throttled to 2Mbps beyond the data limit. The 100Mbps plan starts from RS 1277 and comes with a data limit of 750GB. The costliest RS 1699 plan offers up to 100Mbps broadband speed to 170GB per day and up to 10Mbps speed post the exhaustion of the data limit. There is also a 40GB plan priced at RS 2499, 50GB plan at RS 3999, 80GB at RS 5,999,120GB at RS 9,999 , and 170GB at RS 16,999.
The above-mentioned plans apply to all BSNL circles except Andaman and Nicobar.
But how does Jio GigaFiber compare with Airtel, ACT Fiber speed, data plans, price comparison
|Company||Reliance Jio||BSNL||Airtel||ACT Fibernet||Hathway|
|Cheapest Plan||Jio Fiber Bronze||500 GB CUL||Basic V- Fiber||ACT Silver Promo||Strom-1|
|Plan Price||Rs 699||Rs 77||Rs 799||Rs 749||Rs 649|
Cheapest Plan: Hathway,s Rs 649 monthly for three months or Jio,s Fiber Bronze Rs 699 plan for one month.
Plan with the minimum security deposit/ installation charge: BSNL- Rs 750.
Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Here is a look at the offering from the ACT Fiber Network.
ACT Fibernet is regarded as India’s largest Fiber- focused wired broadband provider in terms of subscribers.
The company enjoys the highest market share in Hyderabad in the wired broadband market and relies on the same fiber network infrastructure as Reliance’s upcoming Jio Fiber service.
In Delhi, ACT offers two plans namely, ACT Silver Promo and ACT Platinum Promo. The Silver Promo plan offers 100 Mbps internet speed with 500GB of data at RS 749. The Platinum Promo offers speeds of 150 Mbps with 1,000 GB of data priced at RS 999.
Depending on the region, the plans start at RS 685 for the ACT Swift and go up to Rs 5,999 for the top-end ACT Giga.
The entry-level plan offers 100GB of data and 15Mbps of speed while the GIGA plan comes with 1Gbps speed and 2500GB of data.
Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Airtel V- Fiber Broadband Plan
Bharti Airtel is offering four broadband plans priced ar Rs 799, Rs 1099, Rs 1599, and Rs 1,999. The cheapest Rs 799 Airtel v-Fiber plan offers unlimited national calling benefits, 100GB broadband data at speeds of 40Mbos, and up to 200GB bonus data for six months. The Rs 1,099 data plan offers unlimited national call benefits and includes 300GB broadband data at speeds of 100Mbps, and up to 500GB bonus for six months.
Airtel V- Fiber Rs 1,599 data plan offers unlimited nationwide calling and 600GB broadband data with speeds of 300Mbps, and up to 1000GB bonus data for six months. The Rs 1,999 V-Fiber plan ships with unlimited national calls and unlimited broadband data and speeds of up to 100Mbps. This plan does not come with any bonus data.
Except for Rs 799 plan, reset three Airtel broadband plans offer Airtel thanks benefits that come with three months of free Netflix subscription and one year of Amazon Prime Membership. Moreover, customers will also get full access to Zee5, and Airtel TV Premium.
Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: What about TATA Sky Broadband and Spectra.
Tata SKY Broadband: Separately, Tata Sky Broadband has recently updated its subscribers at up to 100Mbps of speed. However, the availability of plans varies from region to region.
Tata sky broadband has a basic RS 590 unlimited data plan in Ahmedabad with a validity period of one month, three months, and six months. it offers speeds up to 16Mbps, a free router, data rollover, and safe custody options. There is also a RS 700 plan with 25Mbps data speed and Rs 800 with 50Mbps speed. Tata sky offers Rs 1,100 and Rs 1,300 unlimited plans with speed. Tata sky offers Rs 1,100 and Rs 1,300 unlimited speeds up to 75 Mbps and 100 Mbps download speed.
Spectra Broadband: Spectra offers a speed of 1GBps to its subscribers for Rs 885 per month. On a monthly subscription of the Spectra fastest plan, the subscribers can enjoy the high speed with a data limit of 500GB per month and do not charge installation or security charges on half-yearly and annual subscription plans. The company also offers a 500 Mbps spectra faster plan and 250 Mbps spectra fast for RS 833 and RS 799 respectively.
Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Hathway Cheapest Plan
Hathway,s the cheapest plan- Storm-1 comes in at Rs 1,947 for three months, translating to Rs 649 per month. However, users are required to subscribe to the same plan for a minimum of 3 months. Hathway mentions that additional charges for installation will be levied its website does,t detail how much. Judging by the charges applied by its competitors, we can expect at least Rs 1,000 to be charged for registration or installation purposes.
Hathway’s,s Data –
Hathway,s storm-1 plan offers 256GB of data at 5Mbps every month, post which speeds will come down to q Mbps.
|Jio Fiber Bronze||BSNL 500GB CUL||Airtel Basic V-FIber||ACT Silver Promo||Hathway Storm|
|Total High-Speed Data||100GB||500GB||100GB||500GB||25GB|
|Post FUP speed||1Mbps||2Mbps||1Mbps||512kbps||1Mbps|
Jio Fiber vs Airtel BSNL: Conclusion:
After some analytics, it’s clear that all five broadband services are present for users with different individual needs, For starters, Reliance jio offers the second cheapest plan but with lower data and reduced FUP speeds. To compensate for that, jio is offering a 4K streaming box and other services under its welcome offer.BSNL on the other hand manages to offer uses the highest data 500GB at a relatively reasonable speed of 50 MBPS along with an annual subscription to Amazon Prime video and music.
While Airtel offers a slightly cheaper plan than BSNL it only offers a hundred GB of data and Airtel Extreme for content needs meanwhile asset is cheapest plant gives users at least 500 GB of data and in MBPS is BITS with extra 1000 GB of data for those who subscribe to 6 months and 12 months plan.
At the end of the pipe is Hathway which does offer the cheapest monthly plan of Rs 649 if bought for 3 months but only offers 25 GB of data at 5 Mbps which is clearly not attractive considering the market demands with your getting into business its competitors BSNL Airtel city and Highway would need never means to attract new customers and keep holding on their existing ones.
Hey, I am Faiyaz Khan (Faiz), an Apple Certified Mac Engineer by profession, and Blogger by Passion. and the Owner and Founder of JioFiber. Because of Blogging, recently I left My Job. In my past three and a half years, I learn a lot. Now I am trying to share my knowledge around the world.