Tag: data pricing

Apple’s 4K Content Pricing Strategy is a Very Smart Move | ExtremeTech

Apple’s 4K Content Pricing Strategy is a Very Smart Move | ExtremeTech

At its launch event yesterday, Apple announced a bold new strategy that could give it a leadership position in a critical market. Marketing professionals and executives from other companies were left looking foolish by comparison and they’ll undoubtedly scramble to keep up with the Cupertino-based company. I’m speaking, of course, about Apple’s new 4K content […]

R2 per megabyte is all but dead | Moneyweb

R2 per megabyte is all but dead | Moneyweb

It’s surprising that the country’s major mobile operators haven’t trumpeted the death of R2 per megabyte (MB) charges for out-of-bundle data. That pricing – a staple of the industry since Vodacom’s launch of 3G services in 2004 – has practically disappeared. Vodacom, with over 50% market share in South Africa, has reduced out-of-bundle rates on prepaid […]

Comcast and Charter Could Give Sprint an Alternative to T-Mobile — for a Price | TheStreet

Comcast and Charter Could Give Sprint an Alternative to T-Mobile — for a Price | TheStreet

Chances are that Sprint, given its network quality and recent retail pricing actions, is also undercutting Verizon’s wholesale pricing. Though Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile pricing is competitive for users who — whether due to their mobile habits or proximity to Comcast hotspots — don’t need to consume a lot of mobile data, its unlimited data pricing […]

Cellcard sees data surge in 4G expansion | Khmer Times

Cellcard sees data surge in 4G expansion | Khmer Times

The mobile unit of Cambodian conglomerate Royal Group, Cellcard, has slashed prices as it expands and upgrades its network nationwide, prompting allegations of predatory pricing. In an exclusive interview with Khmer Times’ Vincent MacIsaac, Cellcard CEO Ian Watson rebuts these allegations, explaining they are part of Royal Group’s strategy for transforming the kingdom into a […]

BSNLs New Prepaid Offers Hit Back At Jio, Airtel, Claims Cheapest Data Yet | NDTV Profit

BSNLs New Prepaid Offers Hit Back At Jio, Airtel, Claims Cheapest Data Yet | NDTV Profit

Kolkata: State run telecom operator-BSNL today said the new value plans launched are targeted at staying relevant in the highly competitive market and assured these will not be withdrawn anytime soon. BSNL has launched three new prepaid promotional tariff vouchers priced at Rs. 349, Rs. 334 and Rs. 395 offering rock bottom pricing for 3G […]

Reliance Jio’s New Pricing Will Continue To Bleed Industry: COAI | The Wire

Reliance Jio’s New Pricing Will Continue To Bleed Industry: COAI | The Wire

New Delhi: The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has said that Reliance Jio’s latest pricing strategy will continue to bleed the telecom industry and that there is risk of a cascading impact on banks and other institutions that have large exposure to the telecom sector. COAI said that while the  move towards lower pricing […]

What You Need to Know About Wi-Fi Pricing | MeetingsNet

What You Need to Know About Wi-Fi Pricing | MeetingsNet

The Two Most Common Wi-Fi Pricing Models Matt Harvey, vice president, client network services, PSAV, described the two most common Wi-Fi pricing models today: with a per-person or per-device charge, typically used for small meetings of fewer than 100 people; and dedicated bandwidth. If you’re dealing with a per-person/per-device model, aim to have it be […]

Pricing power won’t return to the telecom sector in the short term: Fitch | The Economic Times

Pricing power won’t return to the telecom sector in the short term: Fitch | The Economic Times

MUMBAI: Bharti Airtel BSE 2.66 %’s buyout of Telenor’s Indian operations is the latest sign of a shakeout in the sector after Reliance Jio Infocomm’s entry spurred incumbents to consolidate and weaker telcos to exit altogether, ratings agency Fitch Ratings said, warning that even with fewer players, pricing power won’t return to the industry in […]

India’s Jio introduces its first price plans | Telecom Asia

India’s Jio introduces its first price plans | Telecom Asia

Disruptive new Indian 4G operator Reliance Jio’s free services offer will soon be coming to an end, but the operator has announced an aggressive new pricing strategy in a bid to retain as many of its new customers as possible. Jio launched nationwide services in September last year, but made all services available for free […]

Reliance Jio Reportedly Dragged to CCI by Airtel Over ‘Predatory Free Pricing Strategy’ | NDTV Gadgets360.com

Reliance Jio Reportedly Dragged to CCI by Airtel Over ‘Predatory Free Pricing Strategy’ | NDTV Gadgets360.com

HIGHLIGHTS Airtel has termed pricing strategy by Reliance Jio as ‘predatory’ The letter has accused Reliance Jio of abusing dominant position Reliance Jio has been accused of trying to eliminate small players Bharti Airtel has reportedly filed a complaint with the Competition Commission of India (CCI) against Reliance Jio Infocomm, questioning the pricing strategy adopted […]