Rs 509 Per Month - Similarly, this plan will continue to offer 2 GB of data per day with unlimited voice and SMS, along with the extended validity of 56 days. That being said, Airtel had announced the data carry over feature for its prepaid connections a long time ago but somehow Postpaid users were deprived of the same, until now.
The company is also transforming in-store experience as well.
Airtel has launched NextGen Airtel stores which will require minimum paperwork and it is being said that they are being designed by Apple designers and they will be using the latest technology that is available.
"This is first step towards transforming Airtel into a digital services provider". They are completely digital and are highly interactive. Then there is a Create zone, where users can design their own solution digitally on a touch screen table top. Such pricing is sure to attract even more customers and give the likes of Airtel, Vodafone and Idea an even bigger headache. From change of plans to real time notifications to fulfilment of services and self-care, all of this will now be enabled with a click of a button.
Vittal indicated the plan may be extended to broadband users but it will not be available for pre-paid users who make up more than 95% of Airtel's customer base.
The company said, "This new-to-the-world innovation will ensure zero data wastage for customers and brings unmatched value to the Airtel Postpaid proposition". Airtel talked about how customers are exhausted of being treated on a transactional basis - they want a proper holistic relationship. With the new "Date Roll Over Promise", this will be history. In an industry first, starting August 1, 2017, all Airtel Postpaid customers will now be able to carry forward their unused monthly data quota to the next billing cycle.
Customers will be able to track data usage from next month.
Postpaid customers can now save upto 20% on mobile bills by creating one postpaid plan for the whole family.
It also introduced Airtel Secure, which is a smartphone protection solution allowing customers to protect their smartphones against accidental or liquid damage.