Bharti Airtel has recently introduced a Hybrid DTH set-top box (STB) aka internet TV for Indian consumers. This set top box comes with pre-loaded Netflix, YouTube, Google Play Games, Google Playstore, Airtel Movies and much more.
This Hybrid Airtel internet TV set-top box claims to convert any TV into a smart TV.
The Airtel Internet TV Set-Top Box: Specifications and Features.
The Airtel’s Hybrid set-top box comes in an amazing sleek design, with a clutter-free and intuitive interface that will make you to purchase it instantly.
- Reliable, High-Speed Wi-Fi.
- Require 4G or Broadband (min 4 Mbps).
- Android PC-on-stick feature.
- Watch programs on Netflix, YouTube, Google Play.
- Watch movies with Airtel Movies.
- Over 500 satellite TV channels.
- Chromecast compatible; mirror content directly from Android smartphone to your existing TVs.
- Bluetooth-based remote with voice recognizing feature.
Apart from that, the Airtel Internet TV STB has a 4K of readily available content for the viewers to watch and also enables them to pause, record or even rewind LIVE TV show. A regular Dish TV Antenna will also be a part of the installation.
Cost of Airtel Internet TV
The Airtel Internet TV STB is priced at Rs 4,999 with three month Digital TV subscription. Also, in its limited period offer you can get the STB at Rs 7,999 with a one year subcsription.
For the existing Airtel Digital TV users the price is set to Rs, 3,999.
Availability in India
You can get the Airtel “Internet TV” on Amazon where it is exclusively available. It will also be availible via Airtel Digital TV touch points-retail stores/websites/contact centres soon after online launch.
For the home broadband users Airtel has much more options to offer. ‘Internet TV’ customers just need to register for myHOME on MyAirtel app and can avail up to 25GB additional data on their Airtel broadband account every month.
Existing Airtel Digital TV users can also upgrade to the Airtel Internet TV by giving a missed call on 8800488001.
Airtel is the second largest company in the telecom industry by revenue in the DTH segment and No.3 by the subscribers based on the 12.6 million customer base it has. More revenue is being expected from this new service.
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