Android TV: Having plans on setting your new TV connection.? How would you like to have an InternetTV? The normal TV in your living room can now be the Android TV. All that should be done is to purchase the hybrid Set-Top box from Airtel. The sale opens on Amazon.in from April 13, 2017, tomorrow.
What should you do?
Make sure you have at least a 4 Mbps speed at home. Now, if you are already a customer of Airtel Digital TV, purchase the new Hybrid Set-Top box from Airtel for Rs 3,999. You get a complimentary subscription of one month period when you make the purchase. If you are new to the Airtel Tv, then the price is Rs. 4999 for the 3-month subscription. You can also opt for a whole year subscription at Rs 7,999. If you do the registration from myHOME on myAirtel app, you can get an additional 25GB of data on your Airtel broadband connection every month.
The Set-Top Box Specifications:
The new Set-Top Box is powered by 2GHz dual-core processor and is coupled with a 2 Gb RAM. The internal storage is up to 8 Gb for the applications to be downloaded and the users can extend it up to 128 GB by an external SD card.
The Set-Top box is paired with chrome cast and also supports Bluetooth speakers to be connected. IOther Bluetooth facilities are also available. You can cast your device’s screen to your TV within minutes, and stream Google is a breeze now. The quality of the video is 4K. If you are relying on a wired broadband connectivity, don’t worry. The hybrid Set-Top box has a post to connect your broadband wire and also comes with both USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports. You can connect your external hard disk to the Set-Top box through the USB port.
The Set-Top box is preloaded with Netflix, YouTube, Google Play Music, Google Play Games, Airtel Movies and Google Play Store. Users can download your choice of applications from the Google Play Store and also the Airtel App store. Your game controller can be connected to the Set-Top box to play any games on the TV, or you can also use your phone to act as a gaming pad.
In case you are interrupted in the mid of a program, just pause the live TV and watch it later. You can also store your TV programs up to 2 TB in your external hard disk. There are over 500 satellite channels to watch from and the sale of the hybrid Set-Top box that will let you enjoy the Android TV called InternetTV starts today.
Sunil Taldar, chief executive officer and director of DTH Airtel said in a press meet, “Growing broadband penetration is driving the popularity of online content, particularly in urban homes, and with Airtel ‘Internet TV’ we are bringing world-class content from the web and much more to the TV screen.” He added, “This is an industry first as it provides seamless integration of viewing online and offline content on a bigger screen.” We can expect Amazon Prime in the list of preinstalled apps soon. Talks on the same are happening.