Atria Convergence Technologies Limited aka ACT is an Indian telecommunication company started by Sunder Raju in an Indian city of Bengaluru, Karnataka. Sunder Raju who is current MD of the company founded ACT in the year 2000, since then the company provides best in class internet services to most of the major cities in India such as Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad etc. People trust ACT due to their world-class fiber to the home network, their services and ease of consumer complaint response.Currently, it is headed by Sunder Raju (MD) and Bala Malladi (CEO) and provides services such as Fiber to X, Internet Service Provider, Digital Television and a leased line. ACT is 7th largest Internet Service provider in India and 3rd largest broadband service provider in India with more than 1.5million customers. It is good to know that the company has grown exponentially since its inception and has formed a dedicated fan base. In 2018, private equity firm India Value Fund Advisors (IVFA) acquired a majority stake in the company.
Before ACT Fibernet was called ACT Broadband and in the year 2014, they rebranded from ACT broadband to ACT Fibernet and has provided services to major Indian cities. The company has acquired BEAM technologies based in Hyderabad and has provided services in Hyderabad city under BEAM Fiber.
ACT today provides services to Residential, Enterprise Business and special services for Gaming. Equipped with the latest technology and fully advanced Fiber Optic Technology you would experience super-fast internet while you stream your favourite series, movies or play a game which consumes more data packets. They have named ACT broadband plans and have fixed the data (both upload and download), Internet Speed, Post free usage data speed etc. The names are like ACT Swift, ACT Rapid Plus, ACT Blaze, ACT Storm, ACT Lightning, ACT Incredible, ACT essential, ACT Advance, ACT progress and ACT giga. These plans and names, including rates, change according to the city which you are based on however, I have written based on one of the city.
For Enterprise Business, ACT provides super-fast services where the cables are capable of providing speeds ranging from 10Mbps to 1Gbps. including this, ACT provides dedicated account management and leased line connectivity, to know the plans you can contact their customer care and based on the city which you are situated at or setting up the business you can take a call on which plan you can choose.
For Gamers especially, ACT provides super-fast internet speeds starting 300Mbps with 1800GB of data can be stored. Special discounts are provided up to 7000INR etc. So if you are a hardcore gamer, you can try their Gamer plans which are available on their website. This also includes special discounts and in house purchase coupons available which you can notice once you login to Gamer section on the ACT website.
In the year 2019, ACT entered into the new sector by launching 4K TV called ACT Stream TV 4K. ACT Stream TV 4K is an Android device running on Android 9.0 which makes the device run on Google Assistant. The device has a storage capacity of 8GB and runs on 2GB RAM. The device also comes with USB Connectivity where they can connect to 2 USD Devices at a time. One of the features of ACT TV 4K is that they support most of the digital streaming channels and has a dedicated key for Netflix, YouTube and other streaming platforms available on Google Play. They started shipping of ACT Stream 4K TV in the month of August and now it is on the platform of digital TV along with the partnership of various OTT channels available in India.
You can notice more about ACT 4K TV in our other blog: https://www.macrotraveller.com/my-experience-with-act-stream-tv-4k/