- The Dish NXT HD set-top box is the most premium offering in the Dish TV STB portfolio
- This STB is available for Rs 1,590 along with coupons worth Rs 2,000 and one-month subscription
After the introduction of the new tariff regime by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai), the playing field in the DTH sector has grown competitive. With a stir among the customers, the companies are trying to lure the consumers to their way in the market. In their latest move, some of the major DTH service providers including the likes of Tata Sky and Airtel Digital TV have cut down on the prices of their set-top boxes to increase the reach of their connections and to make the new connections more affordable. Another major DTH service provider, Dish TV, has done a similar thing to its set-top box portfolio and introduced the Dish NXT HD set-top box for the consumers. Here are all the details that you need to know about the Dish NXT HD set-top box.
Dish TV’s Dish NXT HD Set-Top Box
It is worth noting that the Dish NXT HD set-top box is the most premium offering from Dish TV and it is the high-end STB available to the users when they buy a new connection. As per the available information on the Dish TV official website, the Dish NXT HD STB is available for Rs 1,590. Now usually this cost would only include the price of the STB for the users. However, in this price, Dish TV is also bundling one-month subscription, lifetime warranty and coupons worth Rs 2,000 from Coupon Dunia.
Dish NXT HD Features
As we mentioned above, the Dish NXT HD Set-top Box is the most premium offering from Dish TV for the subscribers, as such, it comes with most features as well. The set-top box offers smarter, easier to use interface with intuitive functionalities. Dish TV also boasts of providing 5x picture quality and enhanced viewing experience on this STB. Besides this, the Dish NXT HD STB also offers multi-lingual support so that they can interact with the STB in multiple languages. In addition to all this, the STB will also provide access to games and other apps and games. It is also worth noting that, Dish NXT HD is the STB which can be paired with the DishSMRT Stick.
Other Set-Top Boxes
In comparison, the Dish NXT set-top box is available for Rs 1,490, and it offers similar features like the Dish NXT HD STB except for some. On the other hand, speaking of other DTH service providers like Airtel Digital TV and Tata Sky, the former has decreased the price of its STBs by Rs 200 on both HD and SD variant. Whereas Tata Sky has reduced the price of its STB by Rs 400 thus bringing down the price of the SD variant of STB down to Rs 1,600 and the HD variant price to Rs 1,800.
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