Vi, also known as Vodafone Idea, is a major telecommunications company in India that offers a variety of postpaid plans for its customers. With prepaid plan price hikes confirmed to arrive in March this year, it is now crucial to look at some Vi postpaid plans, as you can pay for your usage at the end of every month. In this article, we will take a closer look at some of the options available to users who are interested in signing up for a Vi postpaid plan.
Best Vi postpaid individual plans list
Rs 401 Entertainment plan
This is a regular plan where all of your basic necessities can be covered under one roof. With this plan, you get unlimited calls, 3000 outgoing SMSes per month, and 50 GB of mobile data. If you have not used up the mobile data given that month, you can carry over the unused data next month (i.e, data rollover) for up to 200GB. During the hours of 12 am to 6 am, you can also use unrestricted data.
In addition, you get access to Vi Movies & TV for a period of 1 year, Hungama Music on the Vi app for a period of 6 months, and access to SonyLIV mobile subscription for a period of one year. You can also access Vi games which normally cost around Rs 200 per month. Customers will get priority service from the company in case they are facing issues when subscribed to this plan.
Additionally, if you recharge for this plan on the Vi website, you will get 50GB of extra data, at no extra cost. This is valid till March 31st, 2023. Post the free usage allowance, the usage charge will jump to Rs 20 per GB.
Rs 501 Entertainment Plus plan
Stepping up a notch, if you want more data, and some more benefits, you can check out this plan. With this plan, you get unlimited calls, 3000 outgoing SMSes per month, and 50GB of mobile data, with a data rollover of up to 200GB. During the hours of 12 am to 6 am, you can also use unrestricted data.
In addition, you will gain access to the Disney+ Hotstar Mobile plan for a period of 1 year, an Amazon Prime Video subscription for a period of 6 months, a Zee5 subscription as well as VIP access to the Vi Movies & TV app, 6-month Ad-free Hungama music with Unlimited downloads in the Vi app. If you like gaming, you get access to Vi games too, with 5 gold games credited for free every month. As with the above plan, you will also get priority service in case of any issues.
Rs 701 Entertainment Plus plan
If you want truly unlimited data, then this is the plan for you. An extra 200 rupees gives you unlimited data, unlimited calls, up to 3000 outgoing SMSes per month, and priority customer service. If you like reading, then you can enjoy complimentary digital access to the Wall Street Journal for a period of 1 year.
In addition, you get access to the Disney+ Hotstar Super plan for a period of 1 year, Amazon Prime Video subscription for a period of 6 months, Zee5 as well as VIP access on the Vi Movies & TV app, 6-month ad-free access to Hungama music on the Vi app, and a selection of over 1000+ games on Vi app, with 5 Gold Games free every month. Since this is an unlimited plan, data rollover is no longer applicable.
Rs 1101 REDX plan
If you want the best mobile experience without any fuss, then this plan is for you. The REDX plan provides multiple benefits under one roof. For starters, you will get access to a SonyLIV Premium subscription for a period of one year, Disney+ Hotstar Super subscription for a period of 6 months, as well as an Amazon Prime video subscription for a period of 6 months.
That’s not all. If you are traveling, you can get airport lounge access (both domestic and international) along with a 7 days International Roaming Pack worth Rs 2999. While you’re on a flight, You can read the Wall Street Journal on your devices, as it is included for a period of one year.
Think traveling will be expensive? MakeMyTrip has you covered with up to Rs 2000 discounts on flights and up to Rs 5000 discounts on hotels with this pack. You also have your regular suite of benefits such as Zee5 and VIP access to Vi Movies & TV, ad-free Hungama Music on the Vi app, as well as a collection of games waiting to be played on the Vi app.
This plan, of course, comes with unlimited data, unlimited calls, and up to 3000 outgoing SMSes per month. However, do keep in mind that this plan comes with a lock-in period for the first 6 months. In case you change your plan to any other Postpaid plan or port out of Vi or migrate to Prepaid within 6 months of activating REDX, you will be charged a one-time exit fee of Rs 3000.
Best Vi postpaid family plans
In family postpaid plans, there are multiple connections given, of which one is a primary SIM, and the others are treated as secondary SIMs.
Rs 699 plan
The Rs 699 plan is ideal for a family of two members. You will get two SIM cards, and the benefits are split in between two SIMs. You will get 80GB of mobile data (40GB between each SIM), unlimited calling and up to 3000 outgoing SMSes per month for each member. In addition, all members get access to Zee5 as well as VIP access on the Vi Movies & TV app for a period of one year, and 6 months of ad-free music with Hungama on the Vi app. If there is any unused data, the data will be carried on for up to 200GB for each member.
Rs 999 plan
The Rs 999 plan is ideal for a family of four. You will get up to four SIM cards, and the benefits are given differently. For instance, you will get 260GB of mobile data, of which 140GB will be given to the primary SIM, and each secondary SIM will get 40GB of mobile data. The primary member will also get access to a Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription for a period of one year, as well as an Amazon Prime Video subscription for a period of 6 months.
The rest of the benefits are applicable to all members such as unlimited calling, up to 3000 outgoing SMSes per month, access to Zee5 as well as VIP access on the Vi Movies & TV app for a period of one year, and 6 months of ad-free music with Hungama on the Vi app. The data rollover for each member is up to 200GB each month.
Rs 1149 plan
The Rs 1149 plan is ideal for five family members. You will get up to five SIM cards, and the benefits are split between each. As per the above plan, the primary member gets access to Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription for a period of one year, and an Amazon Prime Video subscription for 6 months.
On the data benefits, the primary member will get 140GB of mobile data, whereas each secondary member gets around 40GB of data for a total of 300GB. All members get unlimited calling, up to 3000 outgoing SMSes per month, and access to Zee5 and VIP access on the Vi Movies & TV app. Each member will also get 6-month access to Hungama Music on the Vi app. The data rollover benefit remains the same (200GB for each member).
Best Vi MiFi postpaid plans
Vi MiFi is a portable wifi router that enables you to create a personal hotspot/mobile hotspot and simultaneously connect multiple devices and users to Vi’s internet. It has a 2700mAh battery which should last around 4-6 hours. The router supports speeds up to 150Mbps download and 50 Mbps upload and comes with a warranty of one year.
You can connect up to 10 devices at the same time. However, do remember that there is a one-time cost of Rs. 2000 on purchasing any of the below plans for the router.
Rs 399 plan
In this plan, you will get access to 50GB of mobile data with a data rollover of 200GB. In case your data pack is over, you will be charged Rs 20 per GB.
Rs 499 plan
You will have access to 90GB of mobile data with a 200GB data rollover with this package. You will be charged Rs 20 per GB if your data package expires.
How to buy postpaid plans?
It is pretty simple:
- Visit the Postpaid Connection page and enter your contact details.
- Select a Vi max postpaid plan & mobile number of your choice.
- Enter delivery details and your SIM will be delivered at your doorstep.
What are the documents required to get a new postpaid plan?
The documents needed are original copies of Aadhar card, Passport, Voter ID & Driving License. You can bring any one of these documents. Also, do keep in mind that the Driving License from Mumbai & Maharashtra will not be accepted as proof of address across India.
How is the billing cycle calculated on Vi postpaid plans?
At the end of every month, call and data usage charges are added to the plan you have selected and a bill is generated on the 1st of every month for postpaid mobile plans.
Which is the cheapest postpaid plan in Vi?
The cheapest postpaid plan in Vi costs Rs 401.
How much data cap do I get with Vi Postpaid unlimited data plans?
There is no data cap on Vi postpaid unlimited plans. Use it to your heart’s content.
How to activate free Hotstar, Zee5, and Sony Liv subscription with Vi postpaid plans?
Here are the steps to activate Amazon Prime:
- Log in to the Vi app using your Vodafone number and head over to ‘My account’ and check the ‘Active plans and services’ section.
- Now, if you haven’t installed the Amazon Prime video app, the page will take you to the Amazon Prime app store page where you can install the app.
- Once you install the app, log in with your existing account or create a new one and the membership will be automatically activated.
Activating Disney+Hotstar membership on your Vi number is pretty simple. Once you recharge your number with the plan that includes access to Disney+Hotstar, the membership is automatically activated.
All you need to do is install the mobile app or head over to the web version of the platform, enter your Vi number and the OTP that follows, and it is done.
Similar to Disney+Hotstar, the SonyLIV Premium subscription is activated in an automated manner post the recharge is successful.
- Download the Vi App and log in on your smartphone.
- Go to the movies and TV section and you can enjoy the latest ZEE5 content, included in your plan.