BSNL bundles Hotstar Premium service with Superstar 300 broadband plan
MUMBAI: State-run telecom operator BSNL has teamed up with video on demand (VoD) player Hotstar to offer free access to Hotstar Premium service to customers under a new broadband plan.
BSNL has launched the fixed-line broadband plan Superstar 300 for Rs 749 a month, offering 300 gigabytes of downloads with 50 megabits per second download speed and thereafter unlimited data at 2 Mbps for customers using its optical fibre connection.
The pack offers 300 GB download at 50 Mbps speed bundled with a subscription of Hotstar Premium, giving customers the option to watch and enjoy non-stop entertainment and live sports including cricket world cup at their convenience.
BSNL customers using non-optic fibre connection will get 300 GB data with a download speed of 10 Mbps and thereafter unlimited services at 2 Mbps.
Hotstar Premium offers access to premium titles which are currently available on the platform as well as the titles which we will add in future. In addition to premium titles, users also get access to all Live Sports, including Cricket, Premier League, F1, Tennis and many more. This is our all-inclusive pack.
“Cricket matches today are being viewed more and more on mobiles, desktops, and Smart TVs, and customers will seek high data speeds. Our partnership with Hotstar Premium has started at the right time when sports entertainment is at its peak, and we want to bring the best offers to our customers with Superstar 300, to celebrate this mega sports season,” BSNL CMD Anupam Shrivastava said.
“This partnership brings together the best of two worlds – BSNL’s high-speed data network that will allow for seamless viewing of the best of live sports & entertainment, from Hotstar Premium,” Hotstar Chief Product Officer Varun Narang said.
Earlier, BSNL had teamed up Eros Now and Amazon Prime to push its broadband service.