? Cool Title, but what’s the news?
While Reliance Jio gets ready to roll out Jio GigaFiber, DTH service provider Tata Sky has started rolling out its broadband Internet services in India.
? Okay, but what does it mean?
Tata Sky Broadband is the latest rival to jump on the bandwagon
to offer its fixed-line service, which is now rolling out in 12 Indian cities.
The company has already listed the places where the service can be availed. Notably, there are several monthly, quarterly, yearly and other plans that offer up to 100Mbps speeds. In contrast, Jio Fiber has also started taking registration. Jio Fiber subscribers will have to pay a sum of Rs. 4,500 upfront to avail the service.
? Why should I care?
As of now, the Tata Sky Broadband is available in 12 cities
– Mumbai, Thane, Delhi, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Noida, Pune, Bhopal, Chennai, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad, and Mira Bhayandar.
First up is the Tata Sky Broadband one-month package. It will provide 5Mbps, 10Mbps, 30Mbps, 50Mbps, and 100Mbps speeds priced at Rs. 999, Rs. 1,150, Rs. 1,500, Rs. 1,800, and Rs. 2,500 respectively – these are unlimited data plans. There are annual plans as well.
Users will have to pay Rs. 1,200 as installation charge and they will get a free Wi-Fi Router.