- The cheapest HD plan which D2h is offering is the Silver HD Combo, and it has DRP of Rs 188
- D2h HD Combo plans go as high as Rs 586 in monthly subscription rental.
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) rolled out its new tariff mandate back in 2017, but it has finally come into effect on Friday (February 1). The new order has brought many changes to the existing pricing methods for both channel owners, DTH and cable operators. However, consumers are also going to have to switch up their plans and migrate to the Trai based channel packs to continue their services. Most of the DTH providers have come up with their recommended plans for the consumers and are also giving them the option to choose all of their channels, thus extending them the right to customise their subscription fully. D2h, which is a prominent DTH service provider in India, previously came up with its SD Combo channel packs and now the platform has also listed its HD plans. Read below to know more about D2h’s new HD subscription packs.
D2h HD Combo Packs Starting at Rs 188
Like we mentioned above, D2h has come out with its HD combo plans, and now, it will be shipping recommended HD channel packs along with its previously listed SD combo channel packs. It is also crucial to keep note that unlike Sun Direct, D2h will be charging for the FTA channels which subscriber select over the set limit of 100 SD channels. D2h has also announced the slab for the same it is set at Re 1 for every channel per month, and this will be the pricing till 15 channels. If a subscriber adds additional 16 to 25 channels on top of his or her 100 channel base pack, then the pricing will be Rs 20 per month. Another thing to note is that this pricing will be the Network Capacity Fee or NCF.
To tell you the HD Combo plans which D2h has listed, the service provider has come out with Silver HD Combo plan which has a rental of Rs 188, and it contains channels from genres like infotainment, music, News and more. Next up is the Gold HD Combo which will be available for subscribers at Rs 318. The Diamonds Kids HD Combo will be a higher offering which will set you back by Rs 405. The Diamond HD Combo will be available for the D2h subscribers at Rs 455. There is also a Diamond Sports HD Combo which will add the sports channels on top of the channels which are being offered as part of the standard Diamond Combo offering, and this plan will be available to the subscribers for Rs 351. For users who would like to have many more channels on their subscription, there is also the Platinum HD Combo, and it will come with a price tag of Rs 586 per month thus making it the priciest offering in D2h’s HD portfolio. Do make a note that you’ll be required the D2h HD set-top box for watching these HD combos. The full list of HD plans can be viewed here.
D2h Lists DRPs for the HD Combo Channel Packs
Subscribers of D2h should also be aware that the price which D2h has listed for all these HD plans are DRPs or Distributor’s Retail Price and they might fluctuate in the coming times. Being DRPs, taxes will also be applicable on top of these prices. In case you are already having some ideas about what plans you might opt for, you can go and finalise your choices on the D2h website easily, or if not, you will also have the option of fully customising your subscription by selecting channels individually.
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