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Videocon d2h launches ‘Direct to Mobile TV’ app for Rs 60 a month

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

The app is available on Google Play as well as iTunes.

The Direct to Mobile TV app will give viewers instant access to a wide range of news, entertainment, sports and movie channels. Videocon d2h subscribers can watch over 70 select live TV channels and more than 3000 movies and videos available in the library.

The offerings to keep viewers entertained on the go includes popular channels such as Sony TV, Sony Max, Sony Music, Sab TV, Aaj Tak and many other regional-language channels.

The existing Videocon d2h subscribers can view these channels using the Direct to Mobile TV app for Rs 60 per month. This 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.”

Videocon d2h CEO Anil Khera said, “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.”

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.