How Much it Costs to Make STD VoIP Calls in India ?

The Following Details the Cost of Carrying out a STD Long Distance Skype Call within India.

Bandwidth requirement–uplink (kbps) 100 Skype recommended
Bandwidth requirement–downlink (kbps) 100 Skype recommended
Total bandwidth required (up + down) (kbps) 200

Data Consumed for Voice Call on Skype in 1 Minute = 1.46 MB

If your 3G / 4G pack costs you Rs 150 / GB [Assuming Rs 750 for 5Gb Pack on Airtel 3G or Reliance NetConnect+ EVDO Connections] Thus your STD Long Distance Skype Call will cost you mere Rs 0.21 / Minute while the current Long Distance rates are Rs 0.60 / Minute to Rs 0.75 / Minute thus you are saving as much as 66%.