Well Indian DTH viewers are ready to enter into new world of Television viewing , HD viewing with launch of Sun Direct’s Sun Direct HD, Reliance’s Reliance BIG TV HD DVR, Dish TV’s Dish TruHD and Tata Sky’s Tata Sky HD. And now one more DTH operators are also joining them with launch of Airtel’s HD Service ” Airtel Digital TV HD” which is going to launched on Monday 21st June, 2010. Here at ShaswatPatel.com, We have exclusive STB picture of Airtel Digital TV HD STB and information about STB!
Airtel digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel, is launching its High Definition service, with set top boxes (STBs) priced at Rs 2,840, further fuelling the price war in the sector. “Airtel digital TV HD will be available at Rs 2,250 for our existing customers choosing to upgrade and Rs 2,840 for all new customers,” Bharti Airtel Director and CEO (DTH) Ajai Puri said.
As of now, subscribers will get access to ESPN’s HD feed of the FIFA World Cup for Rs 99.
Check First view of Airtel Digital TV HD STB:
Information about Airtel Digital TV HD STB:
- Single Chip With De-Mod & Decode
- HD + SD simultaneous decode.
- Advance AVC/MPEG-4 Decoder
- Digital Noise Reduction
- MPEG-4/ DVB-S2 Technology
- HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface)
- SPDI/F (Digital audio interface)
- High Speed USB-2.0
- Macrovision (7.01), CGMS-A,SVP & HDCP.
- External Power Supply from 90 to 270V.
- Universal Remote.
- High definition aspect ratio supported
- Component Output
STB Connection And First Installation:
Connect the Satellite dish through LNBF to the Antenna In interface on the rear panel of the STB with the Antenna Cable. Connect the HDMI interface of the STB to the HDMI interface of the TV with the HDMI cable. Connect the power interface of the STB to the power supply with the power adapter. Switch on the power supply. STB boots and it take you to the first installation screen to complete your installation.
Launching Date: 21st June 2010
HD Channels: Nat Geo HD and ESPN HD (Event Based Channel)
Price: Rs 2,250 for existing customers choosing to upgrade and Rs 2,840 for new Customers
Package Price: Rs 99 for ESPN HD.
Where it will launch?
At the moment Airtel Digital TV HD will be available in Metro cities only but before Commonwealth Games 2010, you will find Airtel Digital TV HD Connection nationwide!
More Information will be posted soon! Stay with us for all information about Indian DTH industry.