MUMBAI: Hathway Cable and Datacom is expanding its business. The multi system operator (MSO) has now entered into the movie streaming service. With this, the Hathway broadband customers will be able to watch high quality movies on multiple devices like smart- TVs, PCs, laptops, tablets and mobiles. This subscription service, sourced from Eros Now’s exclusive library, will be available to Hathway broadband customers across the country.
After setting industry benchmark by offering 50 Mbps as the default minimum speed for broadband in Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Hyderabad, Hathway is now foraying into value-added services to help the customers fully enjoy the benefits of their high speed Hathway broadband.
“Broadband Movies is our endeavour to provide consumers with meaningful services to make the most of their high speed connection in a completely legal and secure manner,” said Hathway MD Jagdish Kumar.
“50 Mbps speeds are essential for delivering the HD quality videos that are available through the library of Eros Now,” he added.
Hathway chief operating officer broadband Kunal Ramteke said, “On demand video consumption and multiple device access are no longer emerging trends, they are here and a reality. Our strategy is to deliver a holistic broadband experience. We do not just provide the connectivity but also deliver relevant services, which make the most of our 50 Mbps high speed broadband offering.”
The broadband movies service is available for Hathway’s broadband customers across the country.
The service is being launched with a two months free viewing period for any Hathway customer and will be available with a monthly subscription based pricing for unlimited viewing of movies.