August 24, 2011

3G Internet Plans in India

3G Internet is great for fast Internet access from any location. A list of 3G Internet Plans in India is below.

The typical 3G Internet speeds in India are 3.6 or 7.2 Mbps down and 1 Mbps up. 3G Internet is faster than most DSL Internet connections and sometimes even faster than cable Internet in India.

For 3G Internet, you’ll need to buy
  1. 3G Internet modem for about Rs 1,500 – 2,000
    The 3G usb modem can be used with your computer
  2. 3G Data for use on an ongoing basis. 3G Data prices below

10 GB    Rs 1,250    3.6 Mbps speed
10 GB    Rs 1,500    7.2 Mbps speed

10 GB    Rs 1,250

10 GB    Rs 1,500

5 GB    Rs 1,250

5 GB    Rs 1,250

  • The 3G plans shown above are prepaid plans.
    Postpaid plans are also available, typically at same prices.
  • 1, 2, 5, 10 GB 3G Data can be purchased at a time. Buy according to your usage.
  • The Data purchased is valid for 30 days. Once the Data is used up, more Data can be purchased for the next 30 days.
  • For ‘unlimited plans’, once the purchased data is exhausted, the Internet will continue to function but at very slow speeds – 128 kbps.
    It will force you to recharge. 
  • Check the coverage area of a plan before purchasing it as the 3G may not function in all areas
  • Make sure you clearly understand how to recharge the Data, as recharge may not be available at all kiosks.