After the smartphone and telecom sector, the price war has now reached DTH and cable offers. Buying DTH connections for the past few months has become much cheaper than before. Tata Sky, Airtel Digital TV, D2h and Dish TV all have reduced the price of their set-top boxes. Airtel Digital TV has extended benefits for old subscribers who have upgraded to a new connection.
The Airtel Digital TV set-top box is usually available for sale at Rs 1,953, although now after the price cut of Rs 500, the customer can buy it for Rs 1,453. Along with this, the company is also being given a benefit of Rs 1,000 for Airtel. In this case, the set-top box can now be brought home at Rs 769, it will also get 150 channels.
The cost of this channel pack is usually 452 rupees for one month. Here you can select Channel Packs as per your preference and need. Keep in mind the NCF (Network Capacity Fee), Installation and Activation Charge not included in the price of Rs 769. For this, customers have to pay differently.
HD set-top box also has many special features. First you get full HD picture quality, in this case you can enjoy video with Crispi and Bright Colors. Plus it also supports Dolby Digital Plus, which means you can also enjoy good audio quality. With connections you will also get interactive games and services. Airtel also gives you the option of recording your favorite TV show. Also here you get a feature of Pause, Forward and Rewind.
According to the report of TelecomTalk, the Airtel digital TV subscribers have the SD set-top box, if they want to upgrade to HD, they will have to pay Rs 699 (set-top box) and Rs 150 (Engineer Visage Charge).