Idea, being one of the oldest telecom companies in India, also provides some handy 2G data schemes to its prepaid customers. It has been a lot of modification done in the prepaid Internet tariff plans by Idea, but now it seems they have stoned the 2G data plans.

Unlike today, previously when Idea introduced internet facility for prepaid 2G connections, the tariff top-ups were really cheap with good data limits and validity. Customers have seen a quality downfall with Idea internet services in past few years, with the tariff utilities cost much higher than they serve.

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Still, you have a variety of plans available with Idea to use 2G internet, You may find it little bit tough to segregate among schemes and choose a best among them, so here is a roundup cum comparison list-based review of Idea 2G internet packs that may help you to choose the best one for you.

Price Data limits Validity Short Review
Rs. 5 20MB 1 day Emergency Internet
Rs. 15 70MB 3 days Handy pack for short but occasional internet use
Rs. 27 135MB 5 days Good alternative to Rs. 15 pack
Rs. 48 240MB 10 days Expensive pack. Not recommended.
Rs. 76 380MB 15 days Another useless plan. Go for the next plan instead.
Rs. 78 390MB 15 days Better alternative to Rs. 76 plan. Still if you have around Rs. 100 per month budget, there are more plans for you.
Rs. 98 490MB 20 days Good plan, around 500MB data for just under Rs. 100
Rs. 128 525MB 28 days Another bad plan to pull money.
Rs. 148 740MB 28 days Good plan for regular mobile internet use (SmartPhone users).
Rs. 154 1 GB 28 days A better alternative to the previous plan
Rs. 197 Unlimited (speed capped @ 40 Kbps post 2 GB) 28 days For PC, laptop users to enjoy unlimited internet
Rs 398 10 GB (speed capped @ 50 kbps post 5 GB) 28 days If you can spend this much amount of money every month, you should look for other better Internet alternatives in the same budget (I’m sure you can find some cool ones)

Its pretty much it. Hope this list has helped you choosing the best use of money plan. The list will be regularly updated in future, so stay tuned!