Compare Best DTH Service in India or Best DTH Service in India

Compare Best DTH Service in India?

Dear Friends, We have already post so many times about this topic but at this time so much competition in DTH industry in India. All DTH players are providing best and best services. Some DTH have number of HD Channels and Some SD channels. It's depends on users at time of connection that what type of channels he want to subscribe. All DTH Providers now providing HD  DVR ( Digital Video Recording) so that you can record programs and enjoy services, even Videocon D2H Providing 3D HD DVR so if your television is HD  supported then you must go for HD set top box.

All DTH providers using DVB-S2 MPEG-4 Technology, only Dish TV and TATA Sky Using MPEG-2. But Dish TV have High Numbers of Channels and TATA Sky have high customer satisfaction and services. So when you are going to purchase DTH so compare wisely.

Here we have compared among these DTH Services behalf some question of Face book Friends. We have reviewed these comparison on face book page and get result given below..



Dish TV India's first paid DTH Company and have high numbers of channels in DTH industry and best things is, you can purchase in lowest price. You can also get free to air channels from DD Direct Plus Platform so it means Dish TV using some of Transponders and Frequency from DD Direct plus so when they will add new channel, it will show on Dish TV automatically.
Software also good, Fast switching channels, Good Transparent logo,
Recharge easily available on rural areas.


Picture Quality is normal due to mpeg-2/ DVB-S Technology.
Activation is very slow, if you will recharge then it can take 1-3 hours.
Plans and Tariff is same as compare to other DTH
Providing local FM Channels, No any good Audio Music Channel

Dish TV remains the No. 1 player based on gross and active subscribers.


Airtel Digital TV first DTH player which is provides first MPEG-4, Digital Quality.  it’s have super picture and audio quality, which must be most preferable feature while choosing DTH. Now because Airtel is shifted to new satellite that is SES7, so it have more number of transponders, so it can add more numbers of channel to their platform.

Airtel Digital TV Providing Truly Digital quality Channels.
Package and Price also Average but not so much good
Universal remote (same remote for your Tv and STB first time in India)
Good DVR and Box
Picture Quality and Sound awesome due to MPEG-4 technology.

Normal Customer Services
Channels not categories according to terrif
Recharge coupon is not available easily in rural area.


TATA Sky is No. 3 slot in terms of gross subscribers but Airtel have Good quality with gross subscribers so Airtel pushing tata sky to no. 3. Tata sky having 12 transponders on Insat 4A, but it is still using MPEG2 compression technology, so having limited space. But it is proving its brand name; Tata sky added all new famous channels to its boutique.

Normal Sound and Picture Quality in SD Channels.
Lots of interactive services as active English, active cooking, active wizkids, active darshan and lots more
good STB software and performance
Good DVR
Good Offers at time to time
Best Customer Service in DTH industry.

Connection is very costly
Recharge not available in rural area
Add new channel in premium pack not in base pack
Picture quality is normal due to MPEG-2 Technology.


Newly launched Videocon gaining customers Day by day, due to its packages cost, and Picture Quality because it is using MPEG-4 / DVB-S2 technology.

Picture and audio quality good due to High Technology of DVBS2/8PSK/MPEG-4
Channels are available at less price, package and price good
Maximum numbers of channels are available
Maximum number of HD channels available
Good Customer Services or door to door service.
Recharge easily available in village area
Low Disturbance in Rainy Season
Good Audio Channels
Activate within 10-15 minutes.
First 3D Channel and UHD channel provider in DTH industry

Slow Software
Audio Quality is not good
Remote size is Big
Website is not User friendly



Sun direct is that it consists all sun and other south channels, which are popular in south India
For rest of India customers it is adding channels to its bouquet Picture and sound quality is good. It has numbers of south indian channels but still behind in Hindi Channels.
Customer service available in many language.


Terrif is not suitable for north Indian Users.
low numbers channel in Hindi
Customer service is not good

6- Reliance Digital Tv

Reliance Big TV on both parameters, pushing it to the last slot. Reliance Big TV is part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group.

Picture is Quality is Very Good
Packages and prices are good
Numbers of Movie Channels

Customer Service is Very bad in Industry
Software EPG Problems
Hanging Problem in STB
Using Open box/Orton Box type set top box
Incorrect package activation
Logo is not attractive

6- DOORDARSHAN DTH (one and only Free DTH Service)

DD Direct Plus is India’s first and only DTH service that offers its services absolutely free of cost. No monthly subscriptions to be paid when you are with DD Direct Plus, Using 5 Transponder for 59 Channels.

All Channels are Free
5 movie Channels, 4 Entertainment, 4 Music Channels Free for lifetime
Only Hardware Cost

Popular Paid Channels are not available
Picture quality is average.