You can now enjoy Netflix, Youtube on Bharti Airtel’s Internet TV for Rs 4,999 – The new set-top-box, will be available on Amazon India.
Airtel has now announced the Airtel Internet TV, a set-top-box where customers can access Netflix, YouTube programs along with many regular satellite TV channels. It is priced at Rs 4,999 with a three-month Digital TV subscription. Also, for a limited period, customers can pay Rs 7,999 and get the Airtel Internet TV with one-year subscription. It will be available exclusively via Amazon India starting April 12. The company has also rolled out bundled offers for its home broadband customers.
The company has rolled out offers for its home broadband customers as well. 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, the statement said.
The set-top-box connects to the Internet over WiFi. However, Airtel says that users will need at least a 4mbps connection for Internet TV to work. It also comes preloaded with Netflix, YouTube, Google Play Music, Google Play Games and Airtel Movies. Users will also get access to Google Play Store that allows users to download apps, content, and games onto their TV.
“Growing broadband penetration is driving the popularity of online content, particularly in urban homes, and with Airtel ‘Internet TV’ we are bringing world-class content from the web and much more to the TV screen,” said Sunil Taldar, CEO & Director of DTH, Bharti Airtel.