Airtel has launched its IPTV – Airtel Digital Television interactive Service in Delhi-NCR.IPTV services provides television channels through the internet broadband connection.With this, Airtel delivers the Triple Play Advantage of Telephony, broadband and Entertainment Service to its customers.A single connection will serve as Airtel telephone,as Airtel internet broadband , and Airtel IPTV service.
Airtel’s IPTV , with best-in-class MPEG4-10 compression technology, will allow it to offer more content and better quality images as well as services like live broadcast television, network based time-shifted TV, real video-on-demand and a host of other interactive services. Airtel will deliver its IPTV service to customers through a fibre backbone of Carrier Ethernet Network with last mile delivery on copper using ADSL2+ technology
. This latest technology enables high-speed broadband connectivity which in turn delivers superior digital video and audio quality.
Plan and Price details:
The customer would have to pay Rs 3999 as one time activation charges. The company has come with two price points for IPTV subscribers:
- Magic@ Home Pack – Triple Play Plan – at Rs. 999 per month which gives 135 channels including 256 kbps broadband speed with unlimited download and a landline connection
- Combo Pack – IPTV and Broadband Plan – at Rs. 599 per month which gives 117 channels including 256 kbps broadband speed with download limit of 2.5 GB
The company will offer a single bill for all these three services. The service will be backed by 24×7 customer care. The company will soon launch the IPTV service in Mumbai and Bangalore and then will expand the service to 5 more metro/mini-metro cities.