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Videocon d2h launches mobile TV app; strengthens OTT commitment

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MUMBAI: In order to strengthen its over the top (OTT) service, direct to home (DTH) operator Videocon d2h has launched a mobile TV app. The new app - Direct to Mobile TV will make it possible for Videocon d2h subscribers to watch television anytime, anywhere on their mobile phones.

Available on both iOS and Android, the Direct to Mobile TV app will give viewers instant access to a wide range of news, entertainment, sports and movie channels. The platform currently boasts of more than 70 select live TV channels and more than 3,000 movies and videos.

Priced at Rs 60 per month, the offering includes channels, such as Sony Entertainment Television, Sony Max, Sony Music, Sab, Aaj Tak and many regional language channels. The service also features a programme guide, show reminders and social media integration, besides the What’s Hot section.

Videocon d2h executive chairman Saurabh Dhoot said, “We are happy to be on the leading edge of India’s OTT revolution with the launch of our Direct to Mobile TV app. This is an important move for Videocon d2h, as we strengthen our commitment to introducing new technologies to our subscribers, allowing them to have a robust and enhanced experience while viewing our contents. We are confident that an increasing number of consumers will enjoy this offering in the days to come.”

The Direct to Mobile TV service targets an increasing number of working professionals, shoppers and students spending time outside their homes with round-the-clock access to TV, films and other desired programmes regardless of location.

Videocon d2h CEO Anil Khera added, “With our new Direct to Mobile TV app, Videocon d2h’s subscribers will never have to miss their favourite shows while on the move. We believe it affirms our continuous focus on innovation and our ability to deliver high quality solutions and services. We are sure that this mobile TV app will be of great interest to our viewers and will ensure our prominent presence in the OTT space.”

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