Best 3GB prepaid recharge plans under Rs 500 in India

Airtel, Jio, Vi, and BSNL all offer some of the best 3GB prepaid plans in India. The plans are targeted at users who spend a lot of their time online streaming web series/ movies, working from home, and attending virtual classes, among other things. We take a look at the best 3GB recharge plans under Rs 500 that are available in India right now in this article. It’s worth mentioning that these are the all-in-one plans, meaning that in addition to 3GB high-speed internet, they also offer unlimited voice calls, SMS benefits, and complimentary subscriptions to a variety of services. Cutting to the chase, here are the best 3GB recharge plans from Airtel, Jio, Vi, and BSNL under Rs 500:

Best 3GB prepaid recharge plans under Rs 500

Rs 247 BSNL recharge plan

It’s the cheapest all-in-one plan with 3GB data per day benefit available in India. Priced at Rs 247, this BSNL recharge plan is available in almost all circles across the country, except Delhi/ NCR, Mumbai, and a few states in North East. Apart from the daily 3GB data, the Rs 247 plan also offers unlimited voice calls, free 100 SMS/ day, and access to PRBT and EROS Now entertainment services. The BSNL prepaid plan has a validity of 36 days.

Rs 349 Jio recharge plan

If you are a Jio user, recharge with Rs 349 to get 3GB of data per day. This plan is available to all prepaid customers across the country. The benefits of the plan are as follows: a total of 84GB high-speed internet, unlimited voice calls, free 100 outgoing messages per day, and access to Jio apps. The Jio Rs 349 recharge plan has a validity of 28 days.

Rs 398 Airtel recharge plan

Airtel Rs 398 recharge plan benefits are pretty much similar to Jio’s Rs 349 plan. It’s also valid for 28 days and comprises 84GB of data (capped at 3GB/ day), unlimited voice calls, free 100 outgoing messages per day, and a subscription to Wynk Music and Airtel Xstream. In addition to that, the pack also offers one-time access to the Prime Video mobile version, free Hellotunes, Rs 100 cashback on FASTag, and access to Upskill.

Rs 401 Vi recharge plan

It’s the only recharge plan from Vi that offers 3GB of data per day. In addition to that, the Vi Rs 401 plan also consists of ‘truly’ unlimited voice calls to all networks, 100 SMS/ day, and Binge all night that allows you to stream, surf, and share from midnight to 6 am without pack deduction. The plan also offers access to Disney+ Hotstar VIP and Vi Movies & TV. While the plan will have a validity of 28 days, the subscription to Hotstar VIP will last for at least a year.

Rs 401 Jio recharge plan

The Rs 401 Jio recharge plan is practically the same as the Vi 3GB prepaid plan. You get the same standard benefits such as 3GB of data per day, unlimited voice calls, and 100 SMS/ day, as well as access to Disney Plus Hotstar VIP. The plan is also valid for 28 days. Instead of Vi Movies & TV and Binge All Night, the Rs 401 Jio recharge pack offers access to JioTV, JioSaavn, Jio Cinema, and other apps and services from the telco. 

Rs 448 Airtel recharge plan

Airtel prepaid users can get 3GB of data and a Disney Plus Hotstar subscription with the Rs 448 pack. The pack comprises other benefits such as a quota of 84GB of data, unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/ day, and a subscription to Prime Video Mobile edition trail, Airtel Xstream Premium, and Wynk Music. Additional benefits of the Rs 448 Airtel recharge plan include free hello tunes, Rs 100 cashback on FASTag, Upskill one-year online course, and Apollo 24/7 Circle three months subscription. 

Best 3GB recharge plans under Rs 500 in India

PlansBenefits
Rs 297 BSNL recharge plan
  • Unlimited voice calls
  • 3GB data/ day
  • 100 SMS/ day
  • PRBT + EROS Now services
Rs 349 Jio recharge plan
  • Unlimited voice calls
  • 3GB data/ day
  • 100 SMS/ day
  • Jio apps subscription
Rs 398 Airtel recharge plan
  • Unlimited voice calls
  • 3GB data/ day
  • 100 SMS/ day
  • Airtel Xtream Premium
  • Wynk Music
Rs 401 Vi recharge plan
  • Unlimited voice calls
  • 3GB data/ day
  • 100 SMS/ day
  • Binge All Night
  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP
Rs 401 Jio recharge plan
  • Unlimited voice calls
  • 3GB data/ day
  • 100 SMS/ day
  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP
  • Jio apps subscription
Rs 448 Vi recharge plan
  • Unlimited voice calls
  • 3GB data/ day
  • 100 SMS/ day
  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP
  • Airtel Xtream Premium
  • Wynk Music