Airtel Digital TV: The right way to choose channels you need


In case you are an Airtel Digital TV or Airtel Web TV subscriber,  you will have the choice of choosing solely the channels you need, which is known as a la carte. That is due to a directive from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) that permits clients to pick the channels or channel bouquets they need as a substitute of going for the choice supplied by the DTH operator.

Step 1

As an Airtel Digital TV or Airtel Web TV subscriber, it’s important to log in to the Airtel portal :

Step 2

Go to this web page that provides you the choice choices:

Right here substitute SubscriberNumber along with your Airtel subscriber ID.

It is going to take you to the web page.

Step 3

Airtel will now supply one or two plans which it thinks is finest for you based mostly in your earlier plan and record the good thing about choosing the plan. For example, it could say: Rs. 699 Plan : Save Rs. 306 over Ala-Carte (Your finest worth plan) ; 160 Channels

Step 4

If you don’t want the plan, you’ll be introduced with two extra choices. One is broadcaster bouquets and a la carte. 


Step 4A

Broadcaster bouquets: You may go for bouquets supplied by broadcasters which can embrace solely the channels of the broadcaster. You’ll have to choose a number of broadcaster bouquets to finish your package deal. The quantity you’ll have to pay shall be proven as soon as you choose the bouquets.


Bouquet of Pay channels supplied by broadcasters as on January 19, 2019 [in PDF]

Suggestive bouquet for customers

Listing of FTA channels as on January 19, 2019

MRP of Pay Channels as on January 19, 2019

Listing of A-la-carte channels

Bouquets of FTA channels

Listing of broadcasters bouquet

Step 4B

A la carte: Right here it is possible for you to to pick particular person channels you need. Airtel by default selects round 25 free Doordarshan channels. So, the variety of channels will begin from 25. As soon as you choose the channels, the quantity you’ll have to pay shall be proven. In case you are okay with it, click on on Affirm. That’s it.


Step 5

The following acknowledgement web page will present the quantity and a reference ID. Retailer it for future reference. Your new pack will begin from the date talked about within the acknowledgement web page.

The right way to change your choice later

For those who want to add or take away channels later, you may all the time go the identical web site: and delete or add the channels. The one drawback right here is that you’ll have to choose the channels afresh. As of now, the Airtel web site or app doesn’t present the channels you will have already chosen.


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