Airtel Launches Wi-Fi Dongle During GOSF 2014
The last year’s GOSF wasn’t that exciting, but it seems that the GOSF 2014 might be different. A lot of interesting stuff has been lined up for the three day online shopping carnival. CouponzGuru is expecting that the event will have three lakh visitors in 3 days.
So, as we wait for the frenzy to be begin, here’s an interesting offer from the Airtel.
The telecom major will be launching a Wi-Fi dongle, which is called Airtel Infinity at the GOSF 2014. Now, what this Wi-Fi dongle will do, is let consumers connect their HD/HD+ and HD DVR set-top-boxes to the Internet using any of their existing Wi-Fi connection (with recommended speed of 2 Mbps) and that too without the need of any additional wiring for enabling the broadband/LAN access on their set-top-box.
Once they have connected, the Airtel DTH customers will be able to enjoy a host of services like Airtel’s video library service, On-Demand TV and even watch last 6 days of pre-recorded TV shows. It is noteworthy, that all these features were earlier available through IPTV services offered by various telecom providers including Airtel.
The price of Airtel Infinity is Rs849, which as per the company is an introductory price. It will be available through Infibeam during GOSF and later be available only through the Airtel portal
In addition, Airtel has also rolled out a self care app that will help the subscribers of Airtel Digital TV to monitor their accounts in real-time.