Acer bundles DTH connection with PCs, notebooks

DQC Bureau
New Update


OCTOBER 24, 2006


Acer India has announced a unique tie up with Tata Sky in India. The tie-up

will see Acer offering its consumers great value for money by bundling the Tata

Sky TV satellite connection hardware, which includes the set top box and the

antenna free of cost with the purchase of select models of Acer desktop and

notebook PCs till Dec 31st 2006. The association is a first of its kind in the

PC industry and gives consumers a chance to experience and access unlimited

digital entertainment with the purchase of PCs, thus giving further impetus to

the drive towards a digital home.

S Rajendran, General Manager - Sales & Marketing, Mobility & Display Products

Group, Acer India, said, "We have introduced this offer to our customers to

further aid their quest for digital entertainment. This offering I am sure will

cut through the clutter of festive season offers by offering the consumer a

unique combination of free digital entertainment infrastructure combined with

the benefits of computerization and mobility that the consumer derives from the

purchase of a PC. We are confident of this offer appealing to customers looking

for complete home entertainment.

It is our hope that by focusing our energies on meeting the needs of the new

digital world, Acer will further consolidate its position in the home PC


This offer is available only on the following models of Acer Notebooks and Desktops: Notebooks - Aspire5551, Aspire5102, TravelMate3242; and Desktops -

AspireSA80, AspireSA17, AspireSA85.

As part of Acer's ongoing efforts to increase customer satisfaction and

accessibility to new trends and technology, Acer will employ its widespread

retail network of 250 outlets and 3000 plus registered reseller, to reach out to

customers seeking affordable and state-of-the-art computer technology and

internet connectivity.