Airtel has launched the Airtel Xtream Box and Xtream in India. Airtel has rebranded the Airtel TV platform and changed it to the Airtel Xtream. The company also mentioned the Airtel Xtream apps user interface and also said that the users can also access the service on the web. This move of Airtel comes just after the Jio Fiber commercial launch. Jio Fiber will come bundled with the Jio set-top box.
Airtel Xtream Box Complete Details
It is also known as the Airtel Xtream 4K Hybrid Box. The price of Airtel Xtream box in India is Rs 3999. The existing users of the Airtel Digital will give it on a discounted price when they upgrade to the new set-top box. They will get the same at Rs 2249. Not only this, the Box comes with the free subscription of Airtel Xtream app content worth Rs 999. Also, users will get a one-month subscription of the HD DTH pack.
Users can get the Xtream Box from a nearby Airtel retail stores and also on the official website, Amazon and Flipkart. The company is also touting that the Xtream box will have both satellite TV and the OTT content. Users can also watch the premium content from the partners that includes the Zee5, Hooq, ShemarooMe, Ultra extra.
The new set-top box of Airtel runs on the Android 9 Pie operating system and have access to the Google Play store. With this, the user can download apps such as the Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, etc. It also comes with built-in chromecast and Bluetooth connectivity.
Airtel Xstream Stick
Along with the new setup box, Airtel has also launched the Airtel Xtream Stick. It comes with almost all the features which are available in the set-top box. But it is restricted to digital streaming services. This device is based on the Android Oreo operating system. Users can also access the Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Youtube in this too.
As per the Xtream stick also comes with the built-in Chromecast and have a 1.6Ghz processor. It comes with the Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity, The price of the Airtel stick is Rs 3999. All the Airtel Gold and Platinum users will get the complimentary access to the content subscription and others will only get 1 month free. After the 1st month, there will be Rs 999 charges for a year. The device is exclusive via Flipkart and also from the Airtel website.