BSNL 2G 3G prepaid internet data plans and tips

BSNL 3G BSNL 3G offers prepaid internet facility with a speed of 3.6 Mbps. Basic settings to get 3G service in your Handset. First of all You should have 3G mobile handset and 3G enabled SIM. In your Mobile settings go to Network mode and select UMTS/Automode. Restart your handset manually, after restart 3G symbol will be displayed below Signal bar. BSNL 3G internet settings To get BSNL 3G settings message for your mobile please send your Handset Model in to 58355. For example: NOKIA 6630 to 58355. BSNL 3G settings for Huawei modem Run your mobile partner, then navigate through Tools > Options > Profile Management; Set profile name […]

BSNL 3G

BSNL 3G offers prepaid internet facility with a speed of 3.6 Mbps.

Basic settings to get 3G service in your Handset.

First of all You should have 3G mobile handset and 3G enabled SIM. In your Mobile settings go to Network mode and select UMTS/Automode. Restart your handset manually, after restart 3G symbol will be displayed below Signal bar.

BSNL 3G internet settings

To get BSNL 3G settings message for your mobile please send your Handset Model in to 58355.
For example: NOKIA 6630 to 58355.

BSNL 3G settings for Huawei modem

Run your mobile partner, then navigate through Tools > Options > Profile Management; Set profile name is BSNLNET or anything you like. Select Static APN and type bsnlnet. Put *99***1# or *99# as Authentication Access Number. Next step is navigate through Tools > Options > Network; Set Network type is WCDMA preferred and Band is All bands. That’s it.
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( The below table last updated on 01  May 2012 )

BSNL 3G Prepaid Data Plans

BSNL 3G offers prepaid internet facility with a speed of 3.6 Mbps. To get this please do a flexi recharge with the required amount as shown in below.

Rupees Day/Any time usage Night usage (11.00 PM to 07.00 AM) Validity
10 20 MB -- 1 day
25 50 MB -- 3 days
50 100 MB -- 7 days
100 225 MB -- 15 days
121 300 MB -- 15 days
200 500 MB -- 15 days
400 1,000 MB -- 30 days
606 1000 MB 2000 MB 30 days
716 2000 MB -- 30 days
1250 5000 MB -- 30 days
1800 10,000 MB -- 30 days
2250 15,000 MB -- 30 days
2500 20,000 MB -- 60 days
3000 30,000 MB -- 90 days

Additional Usage charge (2G & 3G) 4ps/10kb.

To know your data usage ( Data balance enquiry ) for bsnl 3g prepaid data plans, please dial *124*4# or send sms “Data 3G” to 53733 or call 123 and follow the instructions ( 123, 1, 1, 1 ). To convert your bsnl 2g sim in to 3g, send an sms from your 2g sim in to 53733. Format: M3G120 to 53733, after first confirmation send M3G120Y to 53733. Activation time 24 hrs.

BSNL 3G Prepaid Data Plans for Kerala Circle

Plans as per TRAI regulation on mobile prepaid plans implemented w.e.f from 1-4-2012 in BSNL Kerala circle.

Rupees Day/Any time usage Night usage (11.00 PM to 07.00 AM) Validity
10 20 MB -- 1 day
25 50 MB -- 3 days
50 100 MB -- 7 days
103 225 MB -- 15 days
203 500 MB -- 15 days
300 (403) 1,000 MB -- 30 days
600 (606) 3000 MB -- 90 days
500 (716) 2000 MB -- 30 days
750 (1250) 5000 MB -- 30 days
1099 (1800) 10,000 MB -- 30 days
1500 (2250) 15,000 MB -- 30 days
2502 20,000 MB -- 60 days
3000 30,000 MB -- 90 days

Plans Rs 300, 500, 600, 750, 1099, 1500 are introduced as reduced prices (original price Rs 403, 716, 606, 1250, 1800, 2250) w.e.f 1st May 2012. Also 14.4 Mbps datacard available @ Rs 2625/-.

 

BSNL 2G

BSNL 2G offers prepaid GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) internet facility with a speed of 325 kbps.
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1. To activate GPRS on your sim please send your Handset Model in to 58355.

For example: NOKIA 6630 to 58355.

2. To get settings message for your mobile please send Handset Model in to 58355. Then you receive 3 or 4 settings save those settings in your mobile and set those settings as default settings. Password to activate this settings is 1111 ( if your mobile is prompted for PIN ).

For example: SONYERICSSON T610 to 58355.

After your GPRS activation is completed, pl switch off and switch on once for accessing GPRS services.

3. Data Plans

( The below table last updated on 01 May 2012 )

BSNL 2G pre-paid data plans(STVs)

BSNL 2G Prepaid Data Plans Special Tariff Vouchers (STVs) details are shown in below table. Night usage is from 11.00 PM to 07.00 AM. The below 2G prepaid data vouchers are available only through C-Topup. The free data usage allowed is also applicable while in national roaming.

MRP of STV in Rs. DATA available No: of DAYS
7 100 MB 1 day
14 200 MB 3 days
54 500 MB 30 days
98 2 GB 30 days
219 4 GB(D) / 4 GB(N) 30 days
270 10 GB 30 days
302 8 GB 90 days

Additional Usage charge (2G & 3G) 4ps/10kb.

E-Recharge (STV or RCV) has been stopped for several regions from last few months!. In that case you have to follow below table and recharge through SMS to 53733. Most of the plans of below table (BSNL 2G pre-paid data plans for Kerala Circle) are applicable for all regions.

To know your bsnl prepaid gprs data plans balance ( Data balance enquiry ), please dial *124*4# or send sms “Data 2G” to 53733 or dial *123#, then you will get a sms with balance data in kb or please call 123 and follow the instructions ( 123, 1, 1, 1 ).

BSNL 2G pre-paid data plans for Kerala Circle

Plans as per TRAI regulation on mobile prepaid plans implemented w.e.f from 1-4-2012 in BSNL Kerala circle.

MRP (Minimum balance on your sim) Activation sending FORMAT DATA available No: of DAYS
7 (12) GPRS7 100 MB 1 day
13 (20) GPRS13 200 MB 3 days
54 (105) GPRS54 500 MB 30 days
89 (140) GPRS89 2 GB 30 days
199 (250) GPRS199 4 GB(D) / 4 GB(N) 30 days
245 (300) GPRS245 10 GB 30 days
303 (353) GPRS303 8 GB 90 days

( This table last updated on 01 May 2012 )

To activate the above data plans please send the required FORMAT in to 53733.

For example: GPRS89 to 53733.

 

BSNL Tablet Data Plans

BSNL offers special tablet data plans for customers.

Data Voucher Voucher Usage Voucher Validity Usage free limit
1001 9 GB 30 days 4ps/10kb
752 6 GB 30 days 4ps/10kb
102 1 GB 1 day 4ps/10kb

( This table last updated on 01 May 2012 )

Base Voice Tariff plan As per prepaid 3G general.

 

BSNL 3G Wi-Fi Router Data Plans

BSNL offers special 3G Wi-Fi Router data plans for customers.

MRP of Data STV Free Usage Validity
1502 15 GB 30 days
2202 20 GB 60 days
3002 30 GB 90 days

( This table last updated on 01 May 2012 )

Base Voice Tariff plan As per prepaid 3G general.

BSNL Customer Service Numbers (CSC) are 1503 and 123. For your complaints send sms in the format COMPLAINT to 1503. Also we can use BSNL Toll Free Number 1800 180 1505.

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