RadioandMusic
| 23 May 2017
Videocon d2h signs up Hungama Play

MUMBAI: Videocon d2h, the fastest growing DTH service provider in India has partnered with Hungama Play for its HD Smart Connect Set Top Box. Hungama Play is India’s leading Video On Demand service, offering over 35,000 hours of video content in 12 languages, including movies, television series, kids shows, live events, music videos along with short films and documentaries. The content includes Hollywood, Bollywood, Fun Kids content which is sure to enthral. The service is available to consumers with various subscription options including a select free offer.

HD SMART Set top Box (Connected Set top box) converts any existing TV into a Smart TV besides showing 650 channels and services in High Definition and Standard Definition. The DTH service allows one to watch their favourite channels in SD and HD, the Connected set top box allows one to browse content from applications residing on STB. These Applications will enhance the pleasure of accessing content on a bigger screen thus making it a family event rather than solo watching on a smaller screen. HD Smart Set Top Box will work as a tool for personalization, engagement and new customer experiences and with internet connectivity, one can convert one’s TV into a smart TV using it.

Videocon d2h executive chairman Saurabh Dhoot said, “Our HD Smart Connect Set Top Box aims to provide an app store experience. We are delighted to have Hungama available as an app; our consumer will have a wider choice of movies with Hungama coming on board.”

Videocon d2h CEO Anil Khera said, “Our HD Smart Connect Set Top Box has now a wide range of curated apps to meet every entertainment need of consumers. With Hungama Play, consumers can access wide range of Indian Movies as these will be available on demand.”

Hungama Play CEO Siddhartha Roy said, “We are excited that Hungama Play is the preferred video on demand service on the Videocon d2hHD Smart Connect set top box. Through this technology, we hope to reach a larger segment of users and offer them an enhanced entertainment experience with the best of Hollywood, Bollywood, Regional movies, kids content, music videos and more, all on their television screens.”