- Airtel Internet TV is currently available for just Rs 3,499 from Amazon India and Airtel website
- The Box also ships with Airtel Mega HD pack for one month
Airtel Internet TV has been one of the innovative products launched by Bharti Airtel so far. As the name of the product itself suggests, Airtel Internet TV combines internet and television into one. Airtel Internet TV comes bundled with OTT apps like HOOQ, Netflix, Amazon Prime and so on, alongside offering the support for viewing the good old television channels. That being said, to view content from OTT apps, a customer must have an internet connection. The Airtel Internet TV box comes in extremely handy for users who want to watch content from the popular streaming platforms as the television channels will not offer them to the subscribers. The Airtel Internet TV box is currently available for purchase at Rs 3,499 and it comes bundled with one-month of Airtel Mega HD pack worth Rs 600.
Airtel Internet TV Pricing and Basic Features
The Airtel Internet TV is available at the price of Rs 3,499, and this will get you the Airtel Internet TV set-top box along with one month of Mega HD pack from Airtel. As for additional benefits, you will also get free Airtel TV subscription for 12 months, free games from Airtel, and one month of Netflix trial. If you wish, then you can continue with the HD Mega Pack from Airtel for Rs 699 per month or choose your own pack for the DTH connection. Now the question is, does the Airtel Internet TV feels like the right choice if you want to enjoy streaming services on your TV screen and does the price justify it? Here’s your answer.
The Airtel Internet TV is a 4K set-top box which comes powered by the Google’s Android TV platform and supports features like Google Voice search, Dolby ATMOS, SD Card and multiple USB slots. Internet TV also has a built-in Chromecast which will let you stream your smartphone content on the bigger screen easily. The remote which accompanies like Airtel Internet TV is also a voice-based one meaning that you will be able to control your screen only with your voice, including commands to open an app, increase volume etc.
Voice Remote, Gaming and Other Internet TV Features
Gaming is also a big part of Airtel Internet TV as it will avail a lot of Play Store and Airtel Games on the big screen and thanks to the Airtel Smart Remote app, you will be able to use your mobile phone as a game controller. Additionally, you can use the Airtel Internet TV to record, play and pause TV shows, you can also use Bluetooth on the Internet TV STB to connect Bluetooth headsets, Keyboards or Game controller.
Above all, Internet TV has become a specially attractive offering in the market because now viewers have to manage multiple devices on multiple subscriptions for their DTH connection, Netflix, Amazon Prime and other services. However, the Airtel Internet TV will allow the viewers to unify all their subscriptions at one place, and it will also offer a seamless experience where you will be able to watch content from your DTH subscription or services effortlessly.
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