Reliance Netconnect Broadband+ service offers fastest internet connection in India. Reliance Wireless Broadband works well as the Wireless Broadband for laptops & desktops, which is 20 times faster with speed upto 3.1Mbps in Reliance Broadband + Network, with the fastest uploads at a speed of upto 1.8 Mbps. The downward process is compatible with Reliance High Speed 1X network. The seemless transition from Broadband+ to CDMA 1X ensures connectivity across 20000 towns & 5 lakh villages, as well as along major highways, railway routes, airport lounges and remote locations in India, even if there is no broadband+ available.
Reliance Broadband+ is optimized for running rich media / heavy applications such as video conferencing, video streaming, electronic surveillance, online multiplayer gaming and heavy file transfers. The USB modem devices offer simple Plug & Play, providing quick access to the wireless broadband.
Reliance has three different Wireless Broadband USB modems – Huawei EC 1260, Huawei EC 168 C and ZTE AC871, and costs Rs.3500/-
Huawei EC 1260 supports CDMA 1x RTT & CDMA 1xEVDO Rev A. The modem auto Installs and compatible with Windows 2000 (SP4), Windows XP (SP2), Windows Vista 32/64bits, Mac OS ( 10.4 version). It is 60mm×25.3mm×12mm weighing about 20 gm.
Huawei EC 168 C supports CDMA 1x RTT & CDMA 1xEVDO Rev A. The modem auto installs and compatible with Windows 2000 (SP4), Windows XP (SP2), Windows Vista32/64bits, Mac OS. It is 88mm×27mm×8.5mm in size and weighing about 50 gms.
ZTE AC 8710 supports 800 MHz frequency band, high-rate network access and Plug and Play (PnP). It installs automatically and compatible with Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Mac OS. It’s size is 80mm×36mm×12.8mm, weighing about 40 gms.
The Reliance Netconnect Broadband+ currently coverage the following Indian cities:
Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Ernakulam, Erode, Guntur, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kakinda, Kolkata, Kota, Lucknow, Ludhiana,Mumbai, Mysore, Nagpur, Patiala, Pune, Rajahmundry, Salem, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupur, Udaipur, Ujjain, Vadodara, Vapi, Vijayvada and Visakhapatnam
You can order the device online reliance-datacard.com. You can pay online or pay on delivery of the device at your home, free shipping.
Nationwide coverage currently provides Reliance Netconnect Broadband+ coverage in 35 major cities and seamless integration with High Speed 1X for National coverage.. Broadband + 10 GB Night Add-on Plan is applicable on Broadband+ 1 GB, 2.5 GB, 5 GB, 10 GB ( Citywide) & 10 GB (Nationwide) plan. It cannot be used as a standalone plan. Minimum guaranteed speed on Netconnect Broadband+ is 256 Kbps subject to technical feasibility.
Netconnect Broadband+ Tariff Plans (Monthly Charges)
|Plan Name||Monthly Rental||Bundled Usage||Usage Charges beyond
|Pay As you Go||Rs. 299||Nil||Rs. 2/- per MB||Nationwide*|
|Broadband+10GB @Night||Rs. 499/-||[email protected] Night||50 paise per minute during day||Nationwide|
|Broadband+1 GB Plan||Rs. 650/-||1 GB||Rs. 2/- per MB||Nationwide|
|Broadband+ 2.5 GB Plan||Rs. 850/-||2.5 GB||Rs. 2/- per MB||Nationwide|
|Broadband+ 5 GB Plan||Rs. 1099/-||5 GB||Rs. 2/- per MB||Nationwide|
|Broadband+ Citywide 10GB Plan||Rs. 1099/-||10GB||Rs. 2/- per MB||Citywide|
|Broadband+ 10GB Plan||Rs. 1750/-||10GB||Rs. 2/- per MB||Nationwide|
|Rs. 199/-||10GB||Rs. 2/- per MB||As per Plan chosen|
|Day Usage : 6 AM to 10 PM ; Night Usage : 10 PM to 6 AM|
Day/night classification of a particular session will be done on basis of session start time i.e. If the session starts in Peak time/Day Usage (6 AM to 10 PM), it would be classified as a day session and if the session starts in Off-peak time/Night Usage (between 10 PM to 6 AM), it would be classified as night session.
Netconnect Broadband+ Comparison – Dial-Up, DSL, GSM EDGE, CDMA 1X
|Dial-up||DSL||GSM EDGE||CDMA 1X||Competition Wireless Broadband||Netconnect Broadband+|
|Max. Downlink Speed (in Kbps)||56 (Uplink + Downlink)||2000(Uplink+ Downlink)||238||144||2400||3100|
|Max. Uplink Speed (in Kbps)||238||144||144||1800|
|Avg. Downlink Speed (in Kbps)||25 (Uplink + Downlink)||400 (Uplink + Downlink)||30||30||400||500|
|Avg. Uplink Speed (in Kbps)||30||30||30||400|
|Time to download 5 Mb file||27 min||1.7 min||22 min||22 min||1.7 min||1.3 min|
|Time to upload 5 Mb file||27 min||1.7 min||22 min||22 min||22 min||1.3 min|
|Average||Very Good||Average||Average||Very Good||Very Good|
|Internet||Average||Very Good||Average||Average||Very Good||Very Good|
|Video Download||Poor||Good||Average||Average||Good||Very Good|
|Video Conference/ Chat||Very Poor||Good||Very Poor||Very Poor||Very Poor||Very Good|
|VoIP||Very Poor||Good||Very Poor||Very Poor||Poor||Very Good|
|Upload Photo||Poor||Good||Average||Average||Average||Very Good|
|Send Large Email Attachments||Very Poor||Good||Poor||Poor||Poor||Very Good|
|Wireless Coverage Area|
|No. Of Cities||NA||NA||Very few||National||< 5||35|
|Within the city||NA||NA||Limited||Very Good||Limited||Very Good|
|No. of Towers||NA||NA||< 10000||26000||< 300||4200|