BSNL, has been the pioneer in launching new services catering to the changing business environment. The latest among this is the deal with the online retail major ‘Amazon’. The company has tied up with Amazon to provide a year worth of free subscription to the BSNL customers in the name of BSNL Broadband Plans Unlimited With 1Year Amazon Prime MembershipThe offer was announced earlier this week on Monday, according to the Amazon prime which has a yearly subscription for the users to view unlimited movies and TV series at a price point of Rs 999/ for free to selected BSNL postpaid and broadband subscribers. The deal is for the postpaid and broadband users. According to the deal, the BSNL customers across the country with a postpaid plan of Rs 399/ monthly or more or BSNL landline –broadband users with a monthly plan of Rs 745/ monthly or more are eligible for this free offer. They can use the Amazon service at no additional cost for a year. The offer will specifically target the competitors like Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea.The BSNL users having the criteria met can already start to enjoy this free service. Amazon comes with the number of benefits and services as given below:
• Amazon comes with video streaming which can help customers view-
o TV shows
o Standup comedy
o Amazon prime original series etc.
• Amazon prime membership apart from this also offers unlimited free and fast shopping via Amazon Indian site with a faster delivery and without any delivery charges. The users can also see the number of camel-amazon-price-tracker offers on the Amazon site• The users through amazon prime can also have access to ad-free music streaming as well as access to e-books on the Amazon site via prime reading. Fins below the detailed procedure to avail this amazing offer:
• The first step is to upgrade to the BSNL plan either postpaid or broadband with the range specified earlier
o Postpaid should be 399/ or more
o Broadband should be 745/ or more
• Go to the BSNL website and click on the ‘BSNL Amazon offer’ Banner
• Enter the details of the mobile number to receive the OTP for validation, type the OTP received, and activate the amazon prime by creating the account of the Amazon login page.
• Next step is to download the Amazon prime on your smartphone/smart TV/fire TV etc. or one can simply go to the Amazon TV and start enjoying the wonderful service.
BSNL –chairman and managing director has commented on the deal by emphasizing on BSNLs commitment and focus to work towards developing a digital ecosystem. Anupam Srivastava also emphasized that they understand the requirement and the direction where the world is heading. He also said that people now want flexibility in terms of shopping and streaming the online content and for this amazon is one of the best source having access to thousands of movies, TV shows, and range of other offers and provisions to the customers.
Gaurav Gandhi, India Business head also expressed his delight over the collaboration with BSNL and said that they are receiving an overwhelming response from the all over the country over this wonderful collaboration.