BSNL WiMAX is a Wireless Broadband technology that offers broadband speed of 7 Mbps . BSNL is offering this service at a starting tariff of Rs 220 per month for 400 MB data usage in rural areas. WiMAX technology is the latest 4th generation wireless broadband service working in 2.5 Ghz band.
The high speed wireless broadband connectivity will offer video conferencing, enabling tele-medicine and tele-education, besides providing other services like payment of utility bills, issue of birth certificates, land records, vehicle registration etc.
BSNL offers three different equipment which customers can choose as per their application requirements to access WiMax – Outdoor, Indoor and USB dongles .
- Wimax Indoor – Best suited for Home/Office users. Can be used in moving vehicle also .
- Wimax Dongle – Small Dongle can be connected directly to PC / Laptop via USB port.
- Wimax Outdoor – Suitable for remote and rural areas. Can be used upto 15 Km distance (Line of sight) from BTS site.
BSNL Wi MAX Postpaid Tariff Plans 2014 :
New Postpaid WiMAX Plans (Upfront Payment of FMC)
Tariff applicable for Gujrat,Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh are as follows
Tariff of VPNoWiMAX for General as well as Enterprise Customers:
Terms and conditions :
The VPNoWiMAX for General customers will be treated as an Add On service. Customer should opt for a minimum of Rs.750/- plan. However, customers may opt for higher Business WiMAX Plans also. The customer will be able to access either VPN or internet at a time.
All charges are exclusive of Service Tax.
Minimum hiring period for VPNoWiMAX – One year
Customer wants to purchase the WiMAX CPE directly from BSNL, the same can be sold to customer with the following sale price.
* Sales Tax as applicable is extra.
** Security Deposite is nil for CSCs.
Common Service center (CSC) Plans for WIMAX
NOTE 1: i) The above rates are exclusive of service tax which will be charged as per prevailing rates
ii)All other terms and conditions with respect to Wimax tariff for CSC will remain same.
Roaming charges:- The usage charges specified for home LSA will also be applicable while in roaming.
NOTE 2: i) 10% discount on usage and rental for serving and retired Central Govt./State Govt./PSU employees under all Wimax Broadband plans in line with ADSL Broadband services.
BSNL Wi MAX Prepaid Tariff Plans 2014 :
CPE charges and WiMAX BB Account Creation Charges will be collected in advance through Demand Note through the local commercial system at the time of application for Prepaid WiMAX BB connection.
In case of customer having his/her own CPE, only WiMAX BB Account Creation Charges willl be collected in advance through Demand Note through the local commercial system at the time of application for Prepaid WiMAX BB connection.+
B. Volume based prepaid recharge vouchers :
For Limited Usage Plans, balance usage available if any will be carried forward, in case of recharge within the Grace Period * GP-I (i.e. 15 days). Beyond 15 days (* GP-I), balance usage available if any will not be carried forward, but the customer can recharge his account upto another 45 days (** GP-II). After expiry of the additional grace period of 45 days (** GP-2), the account of the customer shall be deleted from the system.
C. Top up vouchers for Volume Based Plans:
The above top up vouchers shall be available for additional data usage without any change in validity.
D. Validity Vouchers for Volume Based Plans:
E. E-mail ID :
On request by the customer, an email ID with 5 MB mail space will be given in bsnl.in domain
F. Renewal / Recharge of account:
The customer can recharge his account online from the BSNL portal after purchasing the voucher either through BSNL CSC or other retail outlets.