08/12/2016 8:35 AM IST | Updated 08/12/2016 8:51 AM IST

Vodafone Slashes 4G Prices To Half After Reliance Jio Offer Extension

High valued packs starting from ₹255

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NEW DELHI -- Following Reliance Jio's extension of free services till March, telecom operator Vodafone today started offering double 4G data usage under existing schemes priced above Rs 255, thereby reducing prices by 50 per cent.

"All Vodafone 4G pre-paid customers can now avail 'Double Data' benefits on existing market packs and will enable Vodafone customers to enjoy an enhanced mobile internet experience. This offer is applicable on all 4G market packs starting from Rs 255," Vodafone said in a statement.

Under this offer, Vodafone customers will get 2 GB of 4G data usage for Rs 255 instead of 1GB offered earlier. Similarly, Rs 459 plan will offer 6 GB of 4G data, Rs 559 plan 8GB, Rs 999 plan 20 GB and Rs 1999 plan 40 GB. All plans will be valid for 28 days.

"We are confident that this value offering will further enhance mobile internet experience for our customers and will enable them to experience the world of Vodafone SuperNet4G to the fullest," said Apoorva Mehrotra, Business Head, Delhi-NCR.

Reliance Jio is offering free 4G data benefit for its customers till March 31, 2017. Earlier, the scheme was to end on December 31, 2016, for customers who bought Jio sim by December 3.