The Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box launched for Rs 5,999. A few months ago the price dropped to Rs 3,999. The Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box aims to bring the best of OTT and traditional TV in one package.
The Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box is a hybrid between the traditional set-top-box and a streaming device like the Mi Box. It can show you your conventional TV channels, which means you still need the dish on your roof and a cable connecting the box to the dish. However, the Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box also runs on Android TV, giving you access to OTT apps like Prime Video, Zee5, Disney+ Hotstar Premium and more. To access these apps, you need to have an internet connection. You can connect to the internet using Wi-Fi or Ethernet, whatever you prefer. Put simply, the Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box includes both satellite content and online content.
If you were looking to get your hands on the Tat Sky Binge+ set-top-box, then there is good news for you. The box which was recently priced at Rs 3,999 can be your for Rs 2,999. Remember when the box launched a few months ago, it was priced at Rs 5,999. If you are an existing Tata Sky customer, then you can get the Binge+ set-top-box for Rs 2,499.
Along with the Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box, a customer also gets access to Hotstar Premium, Zee5 Premium, Voot Select, Voot Kids, Eros Now, Hungama Play, Sun Nxt, and Shemaroo Me for six months and an Amazon Prime Subscription for three months. After the free trial is over, a user needs to pay Rs 299 per month for access to Hotstar Premium, Zee5 Premium, Voot Select, Voot Kids, Eros Now, Hungama Play, Sun Nxt, and Shemaroo Me. For an additional Rs 129 per month, you get access to Prime Video as well. So, paying Rs 428 per month for all the above apps or 299 for all except Prime videos.
The reduction in price from Rs 3,999 to Rs 2,999 makes this box a bit more enticing especially if you are one that wants the best of a smart device and traditional TV viewing from the comfort of your TV. It is Rs 500 cheaper, at Rs 2,499 for existing customers that want to upgrade to the Binge+ set-top-box.
The Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box can play content in 4K and HDR so if you have a 4K and HDR-enabled TV, you will be able to enjoy content in 4K and HDR from services like Prime Videos and Disney+ Hotstar.
If you are wondering whether the Tata Sky Binge+ set-top-box is a worthy purchase then you can check out our review of the box here. Not only do we tell you about the performance of the box, but also answer some of the most common questions you may have about the device. Like, does it play content from a pen drive for example? Or does it support HDR? You can also check out our video review of the box below.