Airtel digital TV, the DTH service by Bharti Airtel, today announced the launch of an innovative self care facility for its 7.4 million plus customers in India. Available for free for all Airtel Mobile customers, this is the world’s first USSD-based service innovation that will allow Airtel mobile customers to manage their airtel digital TV with options of recharge, movie booking and top up additions, to name a few. Customers can access the facility by simply dialling a toll free number *121# from their mobile phones.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Shashi Arora, CEO- DTH/ Media, Bharti Airtel, said “The technology market in India is ripe for creating mobile applications that make self-care fun, and enhance the quality of customer engagement for organizations. The availability of this unique USSD facility is just another example of our constant endeavour to offer the best to our Airtel digital TV customers. We believe it will truly enrich their lives by providing them convenience of managing their Airtel digital TV account via their handheld devices”. This new service is device agnostic. (more…)
- Allied with country’s leading coaching centers to offer authentic and high quality course content
- Package starts as low as Rs. 49/- for a week’s subscription, at the convenience of the home
Airtel digital TV, the DTH service by Bharti Airtel, today announced the launch of iExam – a unique interactive service designed especially for students taking competitive examinations. With crores of students throughout the country appearing for tests to join their dream college or job every year, this new service will enable them to prepare for these competitive exams right from their home with the best coaching brands by offering mock and practice tests directly on their Airtel digital TV. (more…)
Engaging application on the television brings fun-learning to the doorsteps of millions
- An interactive service for kids of age group 4-11 years
- Available in English and Hindi at launch, will expand to more languages later
- Portal content and look refreshes daily to engage and entertain kids with topical themes, festivals and national holidays
- Listen and sing-along to popular rhymes and karaoke sessions for kids (more…)
Introduces iRadio-a unique iTV application with 21 radio channels
-iRadio- a free entertainment application with 24|7 news, entertainment and music
- Available at no additional cost for all customers
Mumbai, November 29, 2011- Airtel digital TV, the DTH service by Bharti Airtel, today announced the launch of iRadio – a 24/7 entertainment application that has 21 Radio channels available to all its customers, at no additional cost. The introduction of the 21 channels on iRadio is consistent with Airtel digital TV’s efforts of enabling customers to enjoy their entertainment experience in a language of their choice, wherever they go in India. (more…)
- Adds 15 more channels- Now offers 240 Standard Definition and 11 True HD channels
- Adds 4 new HD channels-UTV Stars HD, History TV 18 HD, Colors HD and CNBC TV 18 Prime HD
- New Standard Definition channels added include- Sahara Samay, Sahara Samay UP, Sahara Samay Bihar, UTV Telegu Action and Sony Mix
Airtel digital TV-the DTH service from Bharti Airtel, today announced that it has added 15 more channels over the last 3 months taking, its Total Channel Count to 262. With this, Airtel digital TV now offers 240 channels in Standard Definition (SD) and 11 High Definition (HD) channels. The 4 new HD channels added include UTV Stars HD, History TV 18 HD, Colors HD, CNBC TV 18 Prime HD taking its True HD channel count to 11.
Whats more-the Airtel digital TV HD pack is priced attractively at INR 89 per month (inclusive of taxes). The new SD channels added include History TV 18, UTV Telegu Action, Sony Mix, Sahara Samay, Sahara Samay UP and Sahara Samay Bihar. Customers can also choose to go in for the Hindi HD Pack of 4 channels, Star Plus HD, Star Gold HD, Colors HD, UTV Stars HD for INR 35 per month (inclusive of taxes). (more…)
- Get Airtel digital TV HD for just INR 1750 OR Airtel digital TV HD Recorder for just INR 3750 on purchase of Sony BRAVIA 32 inch (81 cms) and above
- Customers have the option of either a 2-month subscription to the Economy Sports Pack OR a 3-month subscription to the South Economy Sports Pack that have 7 True HD channels
Riding on the success of their partnership during the sports season earlier this year, Airtel digital TV-the DTH service from Bharti Airtel and Sony India have once again come together for an exclusive partnership for the upcoming festive season. Customers purchasing Sony BRAVIA 32 inch (81 cms) and above can experience the magic of High Definition (HD) on next generation MPEG4 DVBS 2 DTH technology from Airtel digital TV. This offer is valid for BRAVIA purchased upto 31st Oct 2011.
The offer would enable customers who purchase Sony BRAVIA 32 inch (81 cms) and above to get to have an Airtel digital TV HD for just INR 1750 OR an Airtel digital TV HD Recorder for just INR 3750. This entails a saving of INR 1140 over existing market prices of Airtel digital TV HD and HD Recorder. What’s more, both these offers come bundled with Free Monthly Subscription Packs. Customers could choose to either opt for a 2-month subscription to the Economy Sports Pack OR a 3-month subscription to the South Economy Sports Pack, both of which include all the 7 True HD channels available on Airtel digital TV. (more…)
First DTH operator to offer screenings of internationally renowned animated television series on its Pay per View platform
Airtel digital TV, the DTH service of Bharti Airtel today announced that it has entered an agreement with leading kids and family producer Cookie Jar Entertainment to bring its powerful library to Airtel digital consumers beginning immediately. The first series to launch this new venture will be the number one boys show in America this past summer, “Johnny Test” Having had a successful run of 5 seasons, the series will be available to Airtel digital TV customers on Channel no 158. With this, Airtel digital TV becomes the First DTH operator to offer screenings of globally hit and award winning animated television series on its Pay per View platform. Adding to Airtel digital TV’s varied portfolio of content offerings, the initiative is sure to capture the hearts of young viewers.
Customers can sit back and enjoy the series on Airtel digital TV’s Pay per View Channel 158 that would be free until Sep 27, 2011 and priced at INR 25/month thereafter. The successful animated television currently airs on the Cartoon Networks around the world. The show is based on the chronicles of the adventures of Johnny Test, his genetically engineered super dog Dukey and his 13-year-old twin sisters, Susan and Mary who use Johnny as their guinea pig for their out-of-this-world scientific experiments. (more…)
Enhances HD offering-now has 7 most popular True HD channels on its platform
- Expands linear channel count to 238, now offers a total of 247 channels
- Adds 4 English channels in High Definition- Offers True HD Pack for just INR 65/- per month
- New additions in Standard Definition include 5 Telegu, 2 Tamil, 2 Malyalam, 2 Kannada, 11 Hindi, 1 Bhojpuri, 1 Oriya,1 Bengali and 12 English channels
Airtel digital TV-the DTH service from Bharti Airtel, today announced that it has added 41 new channels to its bouquet. The largest ever channel expansion exercise since its inception, has enhanced Airtel digital TV’s total channel options across linear, interactive channels to 247. With this, Airtel digital TV now has 7 most popular True High Definition (HD) channels-NGC, Discovery, Movies Now, Star Gold, Star Movies, Star Plus, Star World on its platform. (more…)
Superhitz to have a library of popular, latest film content available on subscription
- Enjoy Actor Festivals every Saturday
- Available @ INR 20/-+ taxes per month, the first month would see 10 odd movies, with more additions in subsequent months
Airtel digital TV, the DTH service by Bharti Airtel announced that it has entered into a partnership with Viacom 18-Colors to launch its first subscription service offering 24|7 movie and video content. Superhitz will be available via subscription to all Airtel digital TV’s 6 million customers across the country. With this, customers can now watch a collection of Bollywood blockbusters on Channel 159 by subscribing to this new monthly service on Airtel digital TV.
Superhitz will show 10 odd movies in the first month of launch, with more titles to be added over the subsequent months. Whats more-Actor Festivals every Saturday would have back to back titles starring leading Bollywood stars. Available @ just INR 20/- per month- the starting price for any pay per view (PPV) movie, the movie titles currently part of the library include No One Killed Jessica, Dabangg, Mirch, Marigold, Tum Mile, Ajnabee, Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi, Aashiqui, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya and Hello Brother. (more…)
Service targets rural population residing in Rajasthan, Haryana, Uttaranchal, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh and Jharkhand
- The first and the only DTH player in India to offer a rural interactive service
- Offers real time access to Crop prices, Commodity prices, Weather information and Localized farming advice
- iKisaan service to be powered by Handygo
Airtel digital TV, the DTH service by Bharti Airtel, today announced the launch of iKisaan – a unique interactive service specially designed in Hindi. Targeting the population residing in Rajasthan, Haryana, Uttaranchal, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh and Jharkhand, the service is a first for rural India.
With the launch of iKisaan, Airtel digital TV customers in these states can get real time access to crop prices, prevalent agri-input prices of say seeds, pesticides, weather information and localized farming advisory all in Hindi which is specific to their district. The service will be available to all the Airtel digital TV customers at no additional cost for the first month from launch. (more…)