All You Need To Know About Airtel DTH - Content & Recharge Plans

Airtel launched its Dish to Home service (DTH) in 2008, and ever since, they have been providing the best of technology with their services. Airtel Digital TV has over 16 million subscribers in India. Airtel DTH has a range of plans suiting every customer in every household. They offer services in cities like Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune.


With a list of budget-friendly plans, HD channels and good customer service, Airtel’s DTH service is a tough competition for pre-existing and upcoming DTH services in town.

Below mentioned the Airtel DTH Set-top box information for Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, and Pune. You can choose between Three types of Set-top boxes that offer some additional features like Xstream app premium, Amazon Prime Membership etc.

Xstream Basic HD-High Definition Xstream Premium
Chromecast built-in Premium Video Quality Includes 1 year of Amazon Prime at No Extra Cost
Xstream app Premium Dolby Digital Sound 5000+ Apps on TV
Voice search Record & Play Hotstar, Zee5 & more
Use mobile as remote More Channels Voice Search, Use mobile as remote
Set-top box charges Rs. 2499 Set Box Charges Rs.1300 Set Box Charges Rs.4798

Airtel DTH Plans

Names of Airtel Packs Channels Validity Price
Airtel Digital TV UDP Pack with Star Plus & Star Sports 12M 156 Channels 12 Months ₹1,343
Airtel Digital TV Hindi Value Lite SD Pack New 74 Channels 1 Month ₹247
Airtel Digital TV Dabang SD Pack New 95 Channels 1 Month ₹290
Airtel Digital TV Karnataka Plus 6M Pack 67 Channels 6 Months ₹1,111
Airtel Digital TV New AP SD Plus Pack New 70 Channels 1 Month ₹289
Airtel Digital TV MAH Value Sports Lite with Sony Ten 3 111 Channels 1 Month ₹346
Airtel Digital TV TN SSP Pack with Kids 6M Pack 72 Channels 6 Months ₹1,064
Airtel Digital TV Hindi Value Lite 3M Pack 74 Channels 3 Months ₹677
Airtel Digital TV AP Plus 6M Pack 70 Channels 6 Months ₹1,562
Airtel Digital TV New Kerala SD Pack New 53 Channel 1 Month ₹230

Installation Charges For Airtel DTH

With every Airtel Xstream subscription, you get a free three-month subscription to the content on the Airtel Xstream app which is already integrated with the Airtel Xstream box. The installation cost includes the cost of the Airtel Xstream set-top box, dish antenna, wire, remote, delivery and installation.

How To Get A New Airtel DTH Connection

It is very easy to get a new Airtel DTH connection. You can either purchase the connection via the website or the official Airtel app by following the steps below.

Buy a new Airtel DTH connection via Airtel website:

  1. Go to the Airtel DTH website
  2. Select your preferred plan
  3. Choose your mode of payment
  4. Complete the payment process

That’s it! Your Airtel DTH connection should be delivered in 2-3 days!

Buy a new Airtel DTH connection via app:

  1. Open your Airtel Thanks app
  2. Click on DTH
  3. Enter your mobile number to get a call from their customer care

Or

  1. Select your location (Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune)
  2. Select your DTH plan
  3. You can select paying online or COD.
  4. Complete the payment process.

How To Transfer To Airtel DTH?

If you are relocating to a new place and need your Airtel DTH connection Installed to the new premises with either a new dish or the same then Airtel has got you covered at some minimal charges.

Below are city-wise customer care numbers specially for Airtel DTH connection transfer:

City Customer Care Numbers
Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh 0755 4448080
Uttar Pradesh 0522 4448080
Andhra Pradesh 040 44448080
Mumbai 022 44448080
Himachal Pradesh 8628048080
Assam 8133848080
Jammu & Kashmir 9596748080
Bihar & Jharkhand 9955148080
West Bengal 033 44448080
Delhi 011 44448080
Tamil Nadu 044 44448080
Tamil Nadu 044 44448080
Kerala 0484 4448080
North East 8132948080
Haryana 0124 4448080
Gujarat 079 44448080
Rajasthan 0141 4448080
Orissa 7077448080
Punjab 0172 4448080

Mentioned below are de-installation and reinstallation prices:

Type Premises Single connection Multi connection
Deinstallation - Rs.150 Rs.150
Reinstallation Same/new premises with old dish Rs.250 + Rs.8 per meter for extra cable. Rs.250 + Addistional Rs.75 per connection + Rs.8 per meter for extra cable.
Reinstallation New premises with new dish Rs.250 + Rs. 400 Rs.8 per meter for extra cable. Rs.300 + Rs.400 + Rs.8 per meter for extra cable.

How To Recharge Your Airtel DTH

To ensure you’re able to easily recharge your DTH connection, Airtel offers multiple ways to carry out the transaction, either from their website or the application.

Via the Airtel Thanks App:

  1. Login to the Airtel Thanks App.
  2. Click on 'Recharge'
  3. Select 'DTH recharge. '
  4. Enter your DTH id or your registered name.
  5. Choose your DTH operator.
  6. Browse more plans or click on Pay Now.
  7. Complete the payment process, and it is done!

Via Airtel DTH website:

  1. Go to the Airtel DTH website
  2. Click on ‘DTH’
  3. A drop box will appear.
  4. Click on “recharge”
  5. Enter your Mobile number/customer id
  6. Enter the amount for recharge.
  7. Click on proceed and complete the payment.

Airtel DTH Customer Care Details

If you’re facing any challenges with your connection, you can use the following information to connect with Airtel DTH’s customer care executives.

Email ID: You can email your queries, comments or suggestions to Airtel at digitaltv@airtel.com

Number: You can avail 24*7 customer support in 12 languages, for which the specific numbers are mentioned here.

You can also contact a customer representative on their toll-free number; 1800-103-6065.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I check plans for Airtel DTH?

Open the ''Airtel Thanks' application.

Click on ''Recharge''.

Go to ''DTH Recharge''.

Insert the details and click ''Airtel'' from the ''Operator'' menu.

How can I check my Airtel DTH balance online?

To check an Airtel DTH account balance by SMS, you need to send an SMS With BAL (Customer ID) to 54325. This SMS is Toll-Free and the simplest way to find your Airtel Digital TV balance and Airtel DTH recharge status. You can also log into the Airtel Thanks App and check the balance on the service page.

Another way Is to call 81300-81300 from your registered mobile number.

Can I make my own Airtel DTH plan?

Yes, you can make your own Airtel DTH plan by selecting from a range of plans on channel 998 on Airtel TV and then you can scan and send the QR code to 54325.

How do I check my Airtel data balance?

To check Airtel's main balance, you can dial *123#, and the balance information will show up on your screen. To check your Airtel net balance, dial *123*10# and the balance information will display on the screen.

Which Airtel Digital TV set-top box is best?

Airtel Digital's – XStream box has a built-in Chromecast and also allows you to view OTT content. It also allows you to use your mobile as a remote. It's the most basic set-top box and cheapest. If you already have app subscriptions, this is the best choice for you.

Does an Airtel Xstream Box need the Internet?

Yes. The Airtel Xstream set top box requires you to be connected to the internet via wifi or mobile hotspot. The video streaming quality depends on the internet connection.

What is the Customer service number ofair Airtel DTH?

Airtel DTH has a toll-free customer care number which is 1800-103-6065. If you have an Airtel number, you can call their customer care number on 12150. You can also Email them at - digitaltv@airtel.com

Which Satellite is used by Airtel DTH?

SES7 is a satellite that was launched in May 2009 and had 19ku band transponders, of which ISRO has leased 12 for Indian DTH operators. Airtel Digital TV uses 12 of these transponders for broadcasting channels.

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