Airtel Digital TV launched the first-ever hybrid Set-Top Box (STB) today. This is called as Internet TV. With this, Airtel aims to introduce the world of Android TV to the users with the help of the STB. Airtel also claims that Internet TV can offer several benefits to the standard TV users. The users can enjoy more than 500 satellite TV channels. Top of the all, the users can convert their regular TV into a Smart TV with the help of the Airtel’s Internet TV. Additionally, the users can also switch between the offline as well as the online content in a seamless manner.
The Airtel Internet TV will come filled with Netflix, Google Play Music, YouTube, Google Play Store, Google Play Games, and Airtel Movies. These features will allow the users to download their favorite apps. They can also watch the favorite movie or play an enjoyable game on their TV itself.
Specs and Features
There are attractive features of the Airtel Internet TV. The new hybrid Set-Top Box (STB) comes with a 2 GHz dual-core processor and this is paired with a 2GB RAM. The best feature is that the STB is compatible with all the TV sets. The STB is also powered by the Android TV. This converts the regular TV of the users to the Smart TV. The STB comes with around 8 GB of internal storage for apps. This can be expanded further up to 128 GB with the help of an SD card.
The STB also has a built-in Chromecast. There is the presence of Wi-Fi as well as the Bluetooth connectivity. The STB can be paired with the Bluetooth speakers. Additionally, it can also be connected to the Internet to stream the YouTube videos on the TV screen. The users can also cast whatever is present on their device with the help of the built-in Chromecast of the STB. The STB comes with USB 3.0 along with USB 2.0 ports. There is an Ethernet port that can ensure wired broadband connectivity.
The new Airtel Internet TV STB can support the video quality of 4K. It also supports Dolby ATMOS pass through for better and top-quality view to the users. There is also the provision of support for the external hard drives with the help of the USB.
You can get the Airtel Internet TV for Rs.4999 from Amazon India.