Due to the availability of home broadband and mobile internet services, the usage of DTH has reduced considerably. In addition, with the increase in the use of the Internet, the trend of viewing OTT (over-the-top) content has also increased. That is why DTH companies are launching their own OTT platforms and offering smart boxes, which allow users to watch OTT content Airtel is not far behind in this regard, the DTH connection or set-top box (STB) that the company currently offers are – HD Box or Xstream Box. These are available much cheaper today. So if you want to get Airtel DTH connection, then visit the company’s website today. But before that know their price and features.
Bharti Airtel’s Xstream Box
Airtel Xstream Box is quite popular in India, as it allows users to watch both OTT and linear TV content. It comes with inbuilt Chromecast, voice search support and more. Customers can even watch various OTT content by logging into the Xtreme app through it. But you need to buy its premium subscription to get this benefit.
This subscription costs you Rs 1500 today, which is quite reasonable for a smart STB these days. And no activation charge to install set top box. Note that to keep the set top box active, you need to recharge the DTH plan offered by Bharti Airtel.
Bharti Airtel’s HD Box
Bharti Airtel HD Box users can stream high-definition content. It supports Dolby Digital sound. It allows users to record their favorite TV shows and play them whenever they want. While its subscription used to cost you Rs 1,000, Bharti Airtel today is offering its HD set top box for just Rs 750 to all customers.