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    Now record even on a standard definition box with Airtel Digital TV
    • Priced at no extra cost, the set-top-box will allow customers to just plug-in a pen drive to record their favorite TV programmes
    • Now pause & resume any ongoing TV show including LIVE programmes
    New Delhi, October 27, 2013: Airtel Digital TV, the DTH service arm of leading telecom operator Bharti Airtel, today launched an all new standard definition (SD) set-top-box that will come loaded with an exciting feature of recording.  The new state-of-the-art SD set-to-box will allow customers to enjoy recording by just plugging-in an external storage device offering them never before experience of TV viewing. What’s more…customers will no longer miss the climax of any movie or that run-out of a cricket match or any excitement, they can just pause any TV show, even LIVE programmes for a quick TV break to attend to any chore like phone calls, door-bell etc and resume play once they are back to start from where they left off.
    Available at unbelievable price of just Rs. 2000/-, it will allow customers to record their favorite TV programmes and watch them at leisure with a DVD like control of TV viewing with features such as pause, rewind, slow-motion viewing & fast-forward. Customer can just plug-in his/her own pen drive or other external storage device into the Airtel Digital TV+ set-top-box to start enjoying recording and can schedule the recordings even via mobile or internet. Customers can record on an external storage device of up-to 2 Terabytes and create an unlimited personal content library by using multiple storage devices for the recordings.

    Customers have to just dial 1860 500 6500 or SMS <SDPLUS> to 54325 or log on to http://www.airtel.in/digitaltv to get the new SD Plus connection.

    About Airtel digital TV
    Airtel Digital TV is a leading national DTH service provider offering MPEG 4 & DVBS 2 – currently the most advanced digital broadcasting technologies available in the world. With 373channels & services including 17 HD channels and 5 interactive services, Airtel Digital TV introduced many firsts to the segment including a universal remote, several unique interactive applications, multi lingual EPG, and integrated anytime, anywhere recording through mobile and web.  Backed by a 24x7 customer care,   Airtel Digital TV had 8.5 million customers as on June 2013.
    About Bharti Airtel Limited
    Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 4 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company's product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 277 million customers across its operations at the end of September 2013. To know more please visit,www.airtel.com