State-owned telecommunications company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) announced in September an offer that awarded annual subscribers Google Nest Mini and Google Nest Hub smart devices for a monthly fee of Rs 99 and Rs 199, respectively. The offer was available to users who subscribed to monthly broadband plans of Rs 799 or more. The plan was available for a promotional period until December 4.
Now, BSNL has reviewed this plan. BSNL subscribers who opt for annual, biennial and triennial broadband plans will have to pay 10.5 months, 20.5 months and 30.5 months respectively as a one-time charge. The monthly charge for this plan is Rs 99 and users who are willing to pay the Rs 99 monthly charge for twelve months in one go will be able to get Google Nest Mini.
Telecom Talk first noticed the development.
To get Google Nest Hub, users will have to pay a fixed monthly charge of Rs 1999 or more for 10.5 months, 20.5 months and 30.5 months per annual, biennial and triennial respectively as a one-time charge. With this, users who are willing to pay Rs 199 for twelve months in one go will get Google Nest Hub. Previously, users had to pay Rs 199 for 13 months to get the device.
Separately, the Google Nest Mini costs Rs 4,999 which the user would get for Rs 1,188 (for Rs 99 per month). The Google Nest Hub costs Rs 9,999, which would be available for Rs 2,388. These plans are available for a promotional period until March 31, 2021.
BSNL has the following Bharat Fiber plans priced above Rs 799:
BSNL Bharat Fiber Rs 799 Broadband Plan: This plan offers a speed of 100 Mbps up to 3300GB or 3.3 TB. Once the FUP limit is reached, the speed drops to 2 Mbps.
BSNL Premium Fiber Broadband Plan Rs 999: BSNL Fiber Premium broadband plan offers 200Mbps speed for Rs 999 up to 3300GB or 3.3TB, after which speed drops to 2Mbps.
This plan comes with a free membership to Disney + Hotstar.
BSNL Ultra Fiber Rs 1499 Broadband Plan: This BSNL plan offers speeds of up to 300 Mbps up to 4TB or 4000GB. After the FUP limit, the speed drops to 4 Mbps. This plan also provides unlimited calling benefits to any network in the country. This plan also comes with a free membership to DIsney + Hotstar. BSNL introduced these plans in select circles with competition for a promotional period.
BSNL broadband plans offering Disney + Hotstar subscription are also available at Rs 779 and Rs 949.