TRAI orders non-discrimination in MNP offers, asks telecommunications companies not to introduce differential rates

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a new order urging telecom operators to stop offering differential tariffs through mobile number portability (MNP) offerings. This is apparently done to “induce competitors’ network turnover” and TRAI says it has received complaints from many telecommunications service providers (TSPs) against each other. Telecommunications companies claim that … Read more

I saw prepaid recharge plans with Disney + Hotstar Mobile 1 year launch

Vi (formerly known as Vodafone Idea) launched new prepaid recharge plans along with Disney + Hotstar Mobile for a year. New plans start at Rs. 501 and go up to Rs. 2,595. Customers also get benefits such as data allocation, unlimited voice calls and SMS benefits with the new prepaid recharge plans. Vi essentially added … Read more

How to Activate Your Vi eSIM on iPhone, Google Pixel, Motorola Razr, Samsung Phone

Vi (formerly known as Vodafone Idea) allows its postpaid subscribers to switch to an integrated SIM – or commonly called an eSIM. Activating your Vi eSIM requires you to follow certain steps. With the help of eSIM, you can connect to the Vi network without requiring a physical SIM card in your phone. You can … Read more

The Vi app now doubles as an OTT app with integration with the Vi Movies & TV app

Vi (formerly known as Vodafone Idea) on Thursday, August 26th announced that it is integrating the existing Vi Movies & TV app into the Vi App to deliver a unified experience. As a result of the update, the Vi App will now double as an over-the-top (OTT) app alongside providing users access to their account … Read more

Reliance Jio adds 5.47 million subscribers in June, Vi loses 4.28 million: TRAI

Reliance Jio added more than 5.47 million subscribers in June, while Vodafone Idea lost more than 4.28 million subscribers in the same month, suggests the latest report from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). Airtel gained more than 3.81 million subscribers, ending its losing streak. In May, Airtel lost more than 4.6 million subscribers. … Read more