Jio had finally launched the GigaFiber after more than a year of testing.
And, it is now the time to disrupt the Broadband and DTH industry, just like what it did to the Telecom industry back in 2016.
It is the Jio effect that is forcing other players in the market to come with lucrative offers to keep their customers from switching.
In such an attempt, Airtel just launched two hardware products: the Airtel Xstream Box, and the Airtel Xstream Stick.
Along with the Product, Airtel is also offering some content bundles, as follows
The customers will get free access to the content for the first 30 days, and after that, they will have to subscribe to Rs 999 annual plan to continue enjoying the content.
With the launch of Airtel Xstream Box and Xstream Stick, Airtel is planning to become a complete entertainment package for the consumers that can offer satellite TV channels, Movies, and TV Shows in different languages, millions of songs, and access to all the popular OTT entertainment apps on one platform.
Specifications of the Airtel Xstream box
The Xstream Box is powered by Android 9.0. The Xstream TV box comes pre-installed with the Airtel Xstream app, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, and Airtel store.
The Airtel Xstream Box has got Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity and also has got built-in Chromecast support for Casting content right from the mobile phone.
It comes with a Bluetooth enabled remote that has got a voice-based feature, a hotkey button for Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and YouTube.
Customers would also be able to control the Airtel Xstream Box from their mobile phone by installing the Airtel smart remote app on mobile phones.
Specifications of Airtel Xstream stick
The Airtel Xstream Stick is powered by the Android 8.0 Oreo platform.
The product is a Plug & Plays stick that can be used with TV screens by plugging into the HDMI slot.
It converts any TV into Smart TV by of Indian operating system with dozens of protein content as like ZEE5, HOOQ, Eros Now, HungamaPlay, etc.
Uses would also be able to install apps like Netflix, Amazon Prime video, other apps that are compatible with TV screens, from the Play Store.
The Xstream state also has a built-in Chromecast support which would allow users to cast content from their screen straight to the bigger TV screen.
The stick comes with a standalone Bluetooth remote with a voice-enabled search feature, quite similar to Amazon Fire TV stick.
Price & Availability
Both the Airtel Xstream Box and the Xstream Stick price at Rs 3999.
Tthe Xstream Stick is available to purchase from Flipkart which is the Exclusive online partner of Airtel. The product can be bought the right now on the website.