Airtel postpaid plans to offer 6 months of Amazon Prime instead of full year
Bharti Airtel has revised the validity of Amazon Prime membership that’s accessible for the operator’s postpaid plans. Airtel postpaid customers will now solely have the ability to get entry to the service for six months, as a substitute of 1 12 months that was provided earlier.
The change impacts postpaid plans priced at Rs 499, Rs 999, Rs 1199 and Rs 1599. With the brand new change already in impact from April 1, these plans are actually accessible with the revised 6 months of Amazon Prime advantages through the Airtel Thanks Platinum rewards. Customers who recharged with the above talked about Airtel postpaid plans earlier than April 1 this 12 months will proceed to take pleasure in a full 12 months of Amazon Prime.
Be aware that the change solely impacts mobile postpaid plans with Amazon Prime advantages, not Airtel broadband plans with Amazon Prime advantages.
Why is the validity being decreased?
Whereas Airtel has not but confirmed the precise purpose for the validity of Prime membership getting minimize right down to half, an anticipated trigger for a similar is the latest worth hike for Amazon Prime itself. An Amazon Prime membership was beforehand priced at Rs 999 for a 12 months, however a 50 per cent hike in impact since December 2021 has pushed the worth to Rs 1,499 per 12 months.
Better of Specific Premium
Be aware that Amazon Prime membership is presently additionally accessible in smaller plans. These embrace Rs 179 monthly and Rs 459 per quarter (three months).
With Airtel revising its validity for the bundled Amazon Prime subscription, it stays to be seen if different operators who additionally bundle Amazon Prime memberships will observe.