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Reliance Jio Effect: Airtel 4G Hotspot price in India slashed to Rs 999

Airtel 4G Hotspot will face competition from Reliance JioFi.

  • Published: December 13, 2017 5:41 PM IST
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Airtel has slashed the price of its 4G Hotspot portable Wi-Fi device to Rs 999. Previously, the Airtel 4G Hotspot was available at Rs 1,950. The Hotspot device lets you connect up to 10 devices including laptops, smartphones and tablets.

The Airtel 4G Hotspot is available to purchase via company’s offline retail stores across India. Airtel has also said that the device will soon be available on Amazon India. Meanwhile, on Airtel website, you can see the price cut. In order to activate services on their Airtel 4G Hotspot, users will have to get Airtel 4G SIM. Additionally, Airtel has a host of prepaid and postpaid plans to select from.

Commenting on the price drop Ajai PuriChief Operating Officer, Bharti Airtel said, “At Airtel, our endeavor is to deliver great value to our customers backed by a superior network experience. Airtel 4G Hotspot delivers a superior multi-device online experience, wherever the customer may be, by leveraging Airtel’s pan-India high-speed data network. What’s more, it now comes at a great price with some very affordable plans that offer large bundles of data.”

Airtel currently offers 4G services in all 22 telecom circles of India. The telecom operator has recently also announced that its 4G services are now available in 130 towns and cities across Ladakh region including Kargil, Leh, and Dras.

Back in September, Reliance Jio slashed the price of its dongle to Rs 999. JioFi users can connect up to 32 devices at the same time. However, Reliance Jio suggests users connect up to 10 devices only, to get maximum benefits. This device comes with a 2,300mAh battery.

  • Published Date: December 13, 2017 5:41 PM IST