After the takeover in the telecom sector, the free plan of Jio, Reliance now comes with free offers in digital TV. Reliance Big TV will make the entertainment channels available for free for a year. All these are free channels will be of HD quality.
The HD HEVC set-top boxes that are available for pre-booking on Reliance Big TV’s official website yesterday, come with features such as scheduled recording, USB ports, YouTube access, and simultaneous viewing and recording of TV shows, Pre-booking of the set-top box can be done for Rs 499, with an additional Rs 1,500 payable on receipt the set-top box and outdoor unit.
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As per the deal, customers will need to recharge their set-top boxes with Rs 300 every month from the second year onward. On completion of two years of successful monthly recharges, they can claim a refund of the initial Rs 2,000. This makes the set-top box effectively free three years from the date of purchase.
Now All DTH companies are in turmoil and have to rethinks to tackle this situation.
Reliance Company has decided to provide digital entertainment free with HD HEVC set top. Reliance Big TV director Vijendra Singh said in a statement: “Reliance Big TV is ready for a new start, which will change the way Indians get entertainment from TV sets.” The statement said, “From Wednesday, entertainment will be available free of charge with Reliance Big TV offers. Now with the latest HEVC set-top box, home-based high-quality home entertainment and academic content will be available free of charge in the country’s homes.
The company said that under this latest offer many pay channels will be provided free for one year and up to 500 freeware channels will be free for five years. It is in conformity with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Vision Digital India.
Significantly, Reliance has given free 4G internet to people for more than six months, with the launch of Jio in 2016. Along with this, voice and video calling was also completely free. After this explosive offer of Reliance, all mobile network companies dropped their internet prices significantly. Now same situation will be appear in the future as well for all service provider of DTH.