Where every other telecom operators were launching new plans and offered every week, Idea cellular seemed to be very quiet. But yesterday, it launched its killer data plan to take on Jio and Airtel. The plan is known as Idea 696 plan. So, in this article, we are going to talk about idea new plan details and how to activate Idea 696 plan on your prepaid Idea number quickly within minutes. So, let’s get started.
Idea 696 Plan Details And Benefits
Under Idea 696 plan, users will get 1.5GB of high-speed 4G data per day. Not only this, but users will also get free unlimited calling benefit to both Local and STD numbers including national roaming. On the top of this, Idea is also providing free talk time with this Idea 696 plan if you recharge the plan from online using Idea’s mobile app. The plan comes with the validity period of 84 days. So, in the end, by totalling the numbers, you are getting 126GB of high-speed 4G data with unlimited calling and free talk time at Rs 696 only. But the plan is valid for prepaid customers only. Postpaid users can’t take advantage of this plan. And you need to have a smartphone which supports 4G network to use this plan.
So, if you need more than 1GB data every day, then you can go for this Idea 696 plan. You will get calls for free also. Apart from this, Bharti Airtel has also unveiled its Rs 399 plan where they are providing similar benefits with 1GB data per day. BSNL also came up with their Rs 429 plan to provide 1GB data per day. So, we can say, now in India 4G data is very cheap and you can get unlimited voice calls also with most of these plans.
- Also See: Idea 453 Plan: Get 84GB 3G Data
How To Activate Idea 696 Plan On Your Number?
Firstly I want to recommend Idea’s cellular app. Just download the app from Google Play Store and sign in with your Idea number, verify OTP and then recharge with this plan to get 10% talk time in your main balance. Or you can also visit your nearest Idea retail store and ask for the recharge. They will do it for you and then pay them the money. Or if you want to use online payment providers, then follow the steps given below.
Confirm from your operator before recharging as price may vary from circle to circle.
- Sign in to your account or create a new one.
- Enter your number, operator and circle.
- Type in the amount Rs 696 or browse the plan’s list.
- Pay the money using your credit/debit card/net banking.
- That’s it. You will receive an SMS confirming the recharge.
Now enjoy the Idea 696 plan for 84 days with 1.5GB data per day. If you have any other question about it, then ask in the comment section below.