Airtel DTH now bringing brand new Internet TV box which has android Os system which compatibility of Airtel Digital TV channels. Now Airtel Digital TV subscribers can make their normal TV to smart tv and can access Internet applications like YouTube, Netflix, Twitter, Face book and other audio and video applications.
Airtel DTH Internet TV comes with built in applications including Netflix, YouTube and soon Amazon Prime, and Chrome cast for viewing the content on TV screens.
Does it require internet data for steam online content?
Yes, Airtel ‘Internet TV’ is required regular Airtel DTH antenna to get Airtel Digital TV channels and also its required 2MBPS broadband connection or 4G hotspot to gain access of online content, like YouTube, Netflix etc.
Can existing Airtel Digital TV subscribers upgrade with this box?
Yes, if you are existing Airtel Digital TV customer, then you can also upgrade your existing set top boxes to the new smart STB boxes at Rs 3999. Airtel is also offering 10GB extra broadband data to all existing Airtel broadband customers with plans under Rs.999 and 25GB of extra broadband data to who have plan above Rs 999.
What is price of Airtel ‘Internet TV’?
Rs. 4,999 for three months including content and TV channels.
Rs. 7,999 for a year for new users including content and TV channels.
Rs. 3,999 for existing Airtel users including content and TV channels.
Where we can buy Airtel "Internet TV”?
Airtel DTH Internet TV will be available first on Amazon India store with Amazon Prime service and after a month it will be available on Snapdeal, Flipkart and other online stores. This smart STB will be also available on Airtel offline stores.
Recently Videocon D2H DTH service also launched its internet enabled set-top box called "Videocon HD Smart connect Box".
If we see in series of Android set-top boxes; DD Free dish users can also enjoy YouTube, Mira cast and android applications with free-to-air channels, SOLID brand launched its new Android based free-to-air set-top box (Brand : SOLID, Make AHDS2-1011).
So now we can see all DTH players start launching internet based set-top boxes due to recently downgraded internet charges after launch of Reliance Jio with its free internet plans. All telecom companies reduced internet data charges day by day. Now high speed internet demand increasing day by day.