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FAQ's


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What is Photon TV?

Live TV directly streamed onto your Laptop or desktop using your TATA Photon+

Select from an exhaustive list of 70+ channels in various categories like News, Sports, entertainment etc

Now you can watch your favourite regional channels like ETV Marathi, Gujarati, Bangla, TV9 Kannada, etc. also

That’s not it the list of channels will keep on increasing so you always have something new


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How do I get TATA Photon TV?

You will have to download an application to view TATA Photon TV

Click Here To Download The Application

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How much do I have to pay?

Single Channel : @ Rs. 4 per month.

My 10 : Combination of 10 channels @ Rs 29 per month.

My Full Pack : All channels @Rs75 per month.

Movies: @ Rs75, Rs50, Rs25 per month

These rates doesn’t include charges for special events like cricket matches etc.

Browsing charges as per your Photon+ tariff plan would be applicable while viewing Photon TV. These charges would be over and above the subscription charges for the Photon TV. (approximate data usage is 1-2MB per Min).


Dear Photon users, have you availed your free preview of Photon TV for 30 minutes yet ?
If not, then what are you waiting for. Just download the application and enjoy LIVE TV
from 70 + channels.

Disclaimer

  • Browsing charges as per your Photon+ tariff plan would be applicable while viewing Photon TV. These charges would be over and above the subscription charges for the Photon TV
  • Photon TV promises to stream the TV channel content only in HSIA network.
  • Kindly read Terms & Conditions before you proceed with this service




Q. How much do I have to pay?
A .Single Channel : @ Rs. 4 per month.
My 10 : Combination of 10 channels @ Rs 29 per month.
My Full Pack : All channels @Rs75 per month.
These rates doesn’t include charges for special events pke cricket matches etc.
Browsing charges as per your Photon+ tariff plan would be apppcable while viewing Photon TV. These charges would be over and above the subscription charges for the Photon TV. (approximate data usage is 1-2MB per Min).


Q. How do I get this service, if I am an existing user of Tata Photon+
A .You can visit www.tataindicom.com/photontv & download the apppcation using Tata Photon+ connection. There is no charge for downloading the apppcation over and above the tariff but standard tariffs apply for downloading


Q. How do I get this service, if I am NOT an existing user of Tata Photon+
A .This service is only available for Tata Photon+. If you are not an existing user of Tata Photon+, You’ll have to buy a post paid connection of Tata Photon+ . You can call up 1800-4208282


Q. How do I subscribe to channel?

A .Download & Install the apppcation. Run the apppcation
Cpck on the Channel pst & select the channel to view.
cpck on the 'play' button on the channel image
A pop up message appears asking the user if he wishes to subscribe for the channel
Cpck on 'Ok' button
Subscription page opens up with the pst of subscription packs. User can subscribe to it.


Q. I have subscribed for a channel and not able to view that channel in My channel pst.Why?
A .Close the apppcation and re-open, My Channel pst will refresh & you can see the newly subscribed channel along with the previously subscribe channels.


Q. What is a Combo pack?
A .Combo pack is subscription package, where user can select multiple channels he would pke to watch.
User can select combination of any 10 channels by paying Rs 29 (monthly subscription)
OR
He can opt for All Channel Combo which allows him to view all the channels by paying Rs 75  (monthly subscription)
User
Events such as Cricket Match/Award Functions are not part of Combo Packs.


Q. Why do I not see all the channels in combo pack?
A .If you have already registered for a channel, then it will not appear in Combo pack.


Q. What if I want to discontinue a particular channel from the bouquet already selected by me & add a new channel in the bouquet (& that also in the middle of the month)?
A . You can not change the combination of channels in the middle of subscription period. However, You can select a completely new set of channels once the combo pack subscription is over.


Q. What if I want to change from a particular plan to another plan (lets say from “10 channel” bouquet to “all channel” bouquet or vice-versa)?

A .If you have already opted for All Channel Combo, The apppcation will not ask you to pay for My Combo 10.
If you have already opted for a 10 Channel combo & you can still opt for All Channel combo.
The combo packs are not auto renewed i.e. After 30 days of subscription, User will be asked to select the combination of channels once again.
User can not alter the combination of Combo pack during the subscription period, but is free to opt for another Combo.


Q. Once switched on (or logged on), can I somehow stop the usage (consumption of Photon TV) in between in case I wish to & then resume after sometime or the only way to stop is to completely log out?
A .You can stop the TV streaming by returning the Home screen. You are  a cpck away if you want to resume viewing the same channel.


Q. Can we download any file/ content from Photon TV?
A . Copy/record/repurposing any content being streamed on Photon TV is prohibited.


Q. Can I record any content from Photon TV if need be?
A . Copy/record/repurposing any content being streamed on Photon TV is prohibited.


Q. Where do I check for the programs of particular channel?
A .You can select channel from the channel pst & browse the program of that channel by cpcking on the bottom of preview image.


Q. Will I be charged extra for playing the content?

A .Browsing charges as per your Photon+ tariff plan would be apppcable while viewing Photon TV.
These charges would be over and above the subscription charges for the Photon TV.
Approximate data downloaded per min of TV viewing is 1.5MB. If user is on Data plan, Data consumed for viewing TV shall be deducted just pke any other content browsed on internet.


Q. When I open the app & cpck on channel for viewing, it takes long time to load the video.Why?
A . The usual time for a video to start would be anywhere between 10 sec to 30 sec, this might vary based on the network conditions.


Q. Is Photon TV suitable for any specific laptop or software configuration e.g. vlc, windows xp, vista, media player or a real player??
A .It works with Windows OS. It does not require any other software such are real player.


Q. Is there anyone whom I can meet in person or discuss over the phone or for Demo to know more about Photon TV?
A . You can call the call centre for queries. Number : 1800-266121


Q. Will I be able to use Photon TV outside HSIA coverage Area?
A .Photo TV apppcation requires High speed internet access for streaming the video. User in poor network conditions will not be able to view TV streaming seamlessly.


Q. How does a customer unsubscribe from a VAS pack?
A . The subscription is on a non-auto-renewable basis, so if the user does not renew his pack on expiry; he gets unsubscribed automatically.


Q. Will this also work on prepaid Photon+?
A . As of now this will work only on Postpaid Photon+ in “HSIA” network covered zones only.



Terms & Conditions

  1. Agreement to these Terms
    THIS IS A BINDING LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND Apalya Technologies Pvt Ltd (REFERRED TO HEREIN AS "COMPANY," "Apalya, and US," Partner" "OUR") GOVERNING YOUR ACCESS AND/OR USE OF THIS SERVICE. YOU MUST READ THESE TERMS IN THEIR ENTIRETY. Your access or use of this Service constitutes your agreement to be bound to these Terms, which includes any restrictions posted or any changes that may exist when you re-access our application. If you do not agree with these Terms, do not use this Application/Service. Discontinuing use of this Application/Service shall not modify any Terms that apply to prior uses on the Application/Service.

  2. Agreement to Changes or Updates
    We reserve the right to make changes and update any information or Content contained and/or Terms without prior notice. Any changes to these provisions will be incorporated into revised Terms that we will posted. Changes shall be effective when they are posted. Users have the obligation to review changes to these Terms when they access or re-access the application.

  3. Application/Service Content Ownership
    This content is owned and operated by Content Providers. Content Provider, its parents, entities under common ownership or control with Content Provider ("Affiliates") or parties have granted Apalya Technologies Pvt. Ltd. ("Licensors") specific usage authorizations. "Content Provider" owns the logos, images, text, tools, graphics, marks, names, photographs, sound, illustrations, design elements, materials; Videos (collectively "Content") displayed or delivered on this application. Copyrights, trademarks, trade names, service marks or names, or other proprietary rights and laws protect this Content.

  4. Violations and Termination
    Any conduct that in any way violates these Terms or any posted restrictions or guidelines may result, in our sole discretion, in the termination of user participation, registrations and/or our pursuit of any legal damages or remedies. If necessary, or as authorized under applicable law, we may cooperate with local, state and/or central authorities to protect our application/service, the Content, the Company, its parents, Affiliates, Licensors and/or Users; to comply with applicable laws; or to prevent unauthorized access or use of this Application/Service or Content. We retain the right to deny access to our Application/Service, in our sole discretion, to any Users for any reason, including for any violation of these Terms.

  5. Application/Service Participation and Registration
    Participation on this Application/Service is voluntary. You must be eighteen (18) years of age or older to participate in this offerings and registrations. You may also be required to meet an older minimum age requirement and agree to additional rules and terms posted on our Application/Service for participation in certain contests, sweepstakes, special events, or additional service offerings. You may discontinue registrations by calling us or unsubscribing through application.

  6. Restrictions on Use of Content
    Use of Content for any purpose not expressly permitted herein is prohibited. Users may not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, sell, license, rent, publicly display or perform, edit, store, re-use, adapt, incorporate or create a derivative work of, in any manner, any Content obtained from this Application other than as provided herein. Any use, copying, reproduction or redistribution of any Content for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited. Nothing contained on this Application grants, or shall be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademarks, trade names, service marks or logos without the prior written permission of Company or other third party owner of such names or marks.

  7. Users expressly agree not to engage in any use or activity that:
    • interrupts, destroys, alters, damages, delays, floods or limits the functionality or integrity of this application, Content or any service, including any associated software, hardware, or telecommunications or wireless equipment;
    • manipulates identifiers or numeric information to disguise the origin of any user, device, material or other information;
    • infringes on any patent, trademark, trade name, service mark or name, copyright, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any Content;
    • contains unauthorized advertising, advertises Content as your own or solicits other users promotes any business or commercial activity for any products, goods or services without prior written consent from Company;
    • impersonates any business or entity, or falsely represents your affiliation with a person or entity;
    • causes the forwarding of information that you do not own, have the right to provide, or that is false or misdirected;
    • contains off-topic information;
    • is unlawful, harmful to adults or minors, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or otherwise objectionable; or
    • otherwise violates Company policies or the Terms of this Agreement.
    • Company, its parents, Affiliates and any content providers that conduct, operate and/or manage this service will not be responsible or liable for the actions of any users or third parties with respect to any information, materials or content posted, uploaded or transmitted.


  8. Wireless Services
    The application services are provided through wireless carrier network. As part of registration Company will be collecting users information from carrier network servers. Users consent to collection of users personal information from carrier's servers.
    Also Certain activities or services available through wireless or other electronic devices may involve: (i) communications over various networks, servers or devices prior to reaching its intended recipient; (ii) changes to adapt to multiple security requirements; and (iii) changes to adapt to technology requirements of various networks. Users understand that such automated communications and changes are beyond the control of Company once Content or other information leaves the Company network or servers. Company, its parents and Affiliates are not liable or responsible for any consequence or damage resulting, directly or indirectly, from such automated communications or changes. Users must comply with any additional end user licensing restrictions in connection with wireless services. You understand and agree that Company, at its sole discretion, may discontinue or terminate any wireless or other services at any time and without notice.

  9. Subscription Charges
    Current service provide options of Monthly Subscription and Pay Per day subscription plans. User consents that he fully understood available subscription/registration options and has checked with carrier charges applicable for monthly and pay per day services. User consents to the subscription charges that will be applicable by registring for this service.

  10. Accuracy of Information
    Company uses reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy and correctness of Content appearing on this Application/Service and the operation of the application and certain service offerings; however, the Application and service offerings may occasionally contain Content, information or specifications that are inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. We make no representations or warranties regarding Content, Application/Service, or service accuracy, validity, correctness, timeliness, reliability or that usage will be error-free. Application information or Content may not be updated on a daily basis and may not be the most current information available. Although we may post updated content and Information on our service, we may continue to allow access to the original information or Content, or we may not go back and change the original information to reflect new developments. You should independently confirm any information appearing on our Application. We are not responsible for any claim, liability or damage resulting from your use, reaction or reliance on any Content or information appearing on our Application.

  11. Disclaimer of warranties
    This application/service, its content and services are provided "as is." we do not warrant, expressly or by implication, the accuracy or reliability of any content provided or posted on the application or its suitability for any particular purpose. Company expressly disclaims all warranties, express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, including, but not limited to, and warranties of merchantability, satisfaction, quality, and fitness for a particular purpose or noninfringement. Company does not warrant that the content found on this application/service is free from viruses or other potentially harmful attributes.

  12. Limitation of liability
    Neither company, nor its parents, affiliates, members, employees, or agents shall be liable or shall have responsibility of any kind whatsoever to any users or third party, for any loss, harm or damage that results or occurs from: (i) use of or access to this application/service or content posted or delivered; (ii) use or access to any service or otherwise, provided as a feature or offering on this application ; (iii) any failure or interruption of this application or service; (iv) any act or omission of any service provider or agent involved in making this or the content available to users; (v) any other cause relating to a user's access or use, or inability to access or use, any portion of this application or content; (vi) any content, materials, posted or delivered on this application, including any users reliance on such information; (vii) any security breach, or any virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, error, inaccuracy, defect or technical malfunctions; or (vii) any user's failure to comply with these terms, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of company its parents, affiliates or agents providing software, services or support. In no event will company, its parents, affiliates, members, employees or agents or partners be liable to any user for any direct, special, indirect, punitive, consequential, or incidental damages or any other loss or damages of any kind even if company, its parents or affiliates have been advised of the possibility thereof.

  13. Leaving Our Application/Service
    When you click on any key that takes you outside of our Application/Service, your use of the service will be governed by the terms of usage and privacy policies, if any, of the particular Application/Service that you are accessing. COMPANY, ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, MEMBERS, PARTNERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR THE CONTENT, ACTIVITIES, OFFERINGS, PRIVACY PRACTICES OR TERMS OF USAGE OF OTHER APPLICATION/SERVICES.

  14. Indemnification
    You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless company, its parents, affiliates, members, employees, and agents from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages, costs and fees, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from your violation or breach of these terms, your unauthorized access or use of content, services and/or any consequences arising out of your access or use of this application/service, content or any application services.

  15. Copyright Information and Infringement Concerns
    The Copyright for this service is held by Apalya Technologies Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved.
    If you believe in good faith that Content or other information appearing on this Application/Service infringes on your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice to:
    • Apalya Technologies Pvt Ltd.
      Flat No. 205, 2nd Floor
      MGR Estates
      Dwarikapuri Colony
      Punjagutta
      Hyderabad
      Andhra Pradesh
      India 500082


  16. Full Understanding
    These Terms, including any posted restrictions and guidelines, contain the full understanding of the parties with respect to access and usage of this Application/Service and Content posted or delivered. No action of ours, other than an express written waiver or update to these Terms, may be construed as a waiver of any part of these Terms. In the event Company waives or updates any specific provision of these Terms, all other portions will remain intact.

Channels Available


Watch Movies on your Photon TV

Movies NAME
Price
Kal Kissne Dekha / MONTH 25
Sab Choritra Kalponik / MONTH 25
Sikandar / MONTH 25
Well Done Abba / MONTH 50
Kites / MONTH 50
Paa / MONTH 50
Luck By Chance / MONTH 50
Daddy Cool / MONTH 25
Karz / MONTH 25
Aitraaz/ MONTH 25
Apna Sapna Money Money/ MONTH 25
Hero/MONTH 50
Chupke chupke/MONTH 25
Golmaal/MONTH 50
Khakee/MONTH 25


** Dear customers we are constantly adding channels for providing the best of entertainment on Photon TV. Some of these channels in the list might change from time to time. To know the channel list at that point of time, you should refer to the Photon TV client on your desktop.



Mobile TV


Enjoy LIVE TV with 63 Channels across multiple Genres on your handset ---- powered by Tata Photon+


A variety of exciting Channels to choose from covering all genres

There are a total of 63 channels available on Mobile TV today

Availability
Premium
Non Premium
Total
Immediate 5 58 63
Coming Soon !! 8 19 27

Coming Soon !! - The biggest bollywood blockbusters- on your mobile handset.


Tariffs lower than Cable / Satellite TV…..

Yes  !! Watching TV on your mobile phone is actually cheaper than your satellite/cable connection.

Mobile TV will now be chargeable from 1st August 2010.

Subscription Charges are as per the table below:

Mobile TV Subscription
Period / Rs
Sr No Scenario 1 Day 7 Days Month
1 All Channels (Excluding Premium Content) NA 25 75
2 Any one channel (Including premium content) 7 12 35

Data charges as applicable.


Mobile TV channel list



Mobile TV