ACT partners YuppTV to launch FTA channel offering on its mobile app
MUMBAI: India’s largest fibre broadband internet service provider (ISP) ACT Fibernet is providing free to air (FTA) channels through its mobile app to all its customers across 12 cities.
The FTA channels on ACT Fibernet app will be powered by over the top (OTT) player YuppTV. As a part of this association, all customers of ACT Fibernet across 12 cities can now enjoy 140 + live channels in 13 different languages.
Furthermore, the latest offering will enable customers to access a bundle of live entertainment content at no additional cost. This service is currently in its beta version and is available now only on Android devices. It will soon be launched on iOS.
To further provide an optimal entertainment experience, users of ACT Fibernet will be able to avail a 6 months complimentary subscription of YuppTV by using their ACT Fibernet registered email ID and mobile number app and website.
This will allow customers to view premium channels, original TV series, movies, web series and more. On completion of the trial period, these services will be available for a monthly rental of Rs. 99.
ACT Fibernet has also partnered with Hooq TV, Fastfilmz, ALTBalaji and Hungama TV.
The broadband service provider is offering a free subscription to Hooq TV for two months to its customers. After the free subscription ends, the service will be available at Rs 79 per month.
It is also offering a one-month free subscription to ALTBalaji and Fastfilmz. The monthly rental for ALTBalaji and Fastfilmz is Rs 35 and Rs 40 respectively. Hungama is available at a monthly rental of Rs 99.
Speaking about the new offerings, ACT Fibernet CIO Haraprasad Khar said, “Our vision is to become the most admired entertainment service provider and we are continuously striving towards achieving that. With over 1.2 million users, we understand the pulse of our customers and their requirements.
“Today, access to information 24*7 is an imperative necessity and this latest feature will allow customers to stay updated on news, entertainment, music and lifestyle anytime, anywhere. This is a starting step and we will be updating our app with more exciting features going forward.”