Excitel, an internet service provider, has launched a special broadband package designed to meet the increasing demand for over-the-top (OTT) content. Starting this month, subscribers will be able to use several leading over-the-top (OTT) channels, including ZEE5, Voot, Eros, and Shemaroo, at no additional expense.
The subscriptions are compatible with Excitel’s 300 Mbps/3-month package, which costs Rs 752 and is available in all Excitel service areas.
“About 49 percent of the youth in India spends two to three hours daily on OTT platforms,” Vivek Raina, CEO and Co-Founder of Excitel, said, ecstatic with the news. This increase in content usage is expected to triple India’s OTT base this year “..
“Excitel, as India’s favourite go-to streaming partner, is pleased to partner with leading OTT players to meet the binge-watching needs of the country’s youth. “With our 300Mbps subscription, consumers will access top-of-the-line OTT content at no additional expense and with zero buffering,” he said.
“Through this alliance, we plan to extend our scope by tapping into Excitel’s vast customer base to further bolster our footprint across the country,” a ZEE5 India spokesperson said. We are confident that our smooth content viewing experience, combined with our fresh, purposeful, and bespoke premium content, can captivate millions of entertainment-loving viewers, further enriching their video streaming experience.”
Excitel offers 100 Mbps, 200 Mbps, and 300 Mbps speeds for three months at Rs 565, Rs 638, and Rs 752 a month, respectively, for Rs 1695, Rs 1914, and Rs 2256.
Excitel provides unrestricted data with 100 Mbps and 300 Mbps speeds for a year’s worth of validity at Rs 399 per month (Rs 4788 for a year) and Rs 499 per month (Rs 5988 for a year), respectively.