What is Airtel TV App?

There are several Video On Demand (VOD) services available to audiences in Nigeria. The VOD market has become very competitive with only few catching the attention of viewers in the country. One of the leading VOD services in Nigeria is Airtel TV, a relatively new player in the market with fast growing dominance in Nigeria’s entertainment industry.

What is Airtel TV App?

Airtel TV is a VOD platform launched in Nigeria in 2020. It was launched by Bharti Airtel Limited, also known as Airtel, a global telecommunications services company based in New Delhi, India. The Television app is a one-stop platform for all visuals including music videos, news, sports and live TV. It is a subscription-free mobile application, launched by Airtel Nigeria for Android and iOS Airtel subscribers in Nigeria. Registered users have unlimited access to the entire Airtel TV content library and they can also stream different content categories on the robust 4G network of Airtel Nigeria. Airtel TV is fast becoming one of the popular VOD Apps among audiences in Nigeria.

How do I get Airtel TV App in Nigeria?

This is easy. All you need do to get the Airtel TV app in Nigeria is to download it from your device’s PlayStore or App Store.

Is Airtel TV App free?

Yes, Airtel TV is available to only Airtel subscribers across Nigeria at no subscription fee. Anyone who is an Airtel subscriber has access to the VOD platform which offers diverse programmes from movies, to news content.

Do I need Data to run Airtel TV App?

Yes, you need data subscription to run the Airtel TV. Once you renew your data subscription on Airtel you are free to watch Airtel TV, making sure your data is on.

How do I register the Airtel TV App?

Registering Airtel TV is quite easy. Just follow the steps below to register your Airtel TV app:

  1. Tap on ‘Register’ on your Airtel TV app.
  2. Enter your phone number (start with 80, 70 and not 080 or 070)
  3. Enter your e-mail address and tap ‘Continue’.
  4. Enter the OTP sent to your Airtel line.
  5. Done!

Once the registration is successful you can stream your favourite shows, Sports programmes, music videos, and even Nollywood movies.

Which Channels are on Airtel TV App?

One of the major reasons for fast popularity of Airtel TV among audiences in Nigeria is the diverse channels it offers. Airtel TV offers live television across popular channels including Bloomberg, Trace (Urban, Africa, Mziki, Tropical, Gospel and Sports Stars), Gametoon, Fashion Box, Bollywood, Nautical, God TV, Inspiration TV, and Al Jazeera, among others. There’s definitely no dull moment on AirtelTV.

The Author

Chinenye Nwabueze

Nwabueze is a communication researcher with several years of lecturing experience in Nigerian universities.

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