Event



20Apr2017

Videocon d2h signs up Hungama Play For video content on its HD Smart Connect Set Top Box Hungama Play first video on demand app on the platform

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 enthrall. The service is available to consumers with various subscription options including a select free offer.

Videocon d2h Horizontal logo-01.jpgHD SMART Set top Box (Connected Set top box) converts any existing TV into a Smart TV besides showing 650 Channels & services in High Definition and Standard Definition. The DTH service allows one to watch their favorite 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.

Mr. Saurabh Dhoot, Executive Chairman Videocon d2h 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”

Mr. Anil Khera CEO Videocon d2h 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. Mr. Siddhartha Roy, CEO, Hungama Play, said, “We are excited that Hungama Play is the preferred video on demand service on the Videocon d2h HD 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.” Note to Editors: About Videocon d2h

Videocon d2h, a pioneer amongst the DTH service providers has won the hearts of millions over the years with its quality services that are constantly revolutionizing the entertainment industry. Since the last 4 years, Videocon d2h has continuously been India’s Fastest Growing DTH Service. It launched its services in 2009 and went pan India by 2010. It has a gross subscriber base of 18 million in span of 7 years since its launch.

Videocon d2h is the first Indian media company to be listed on NASDAQ. Enhancing entertainment and TV viewing for our customers has always been a priority for Videocon d2h. This made us come up with some of the best technological innovations like India’s first 4K Ultra HD Channel, Wireless DTH Headphones, Radio Frequency DTH Remote and a 1000 GB HD DVR, constantly redefining the TV viewing experience. Videocon d2h has prided itself in presenting its subscribers with a robust line-up of 650 channels and services, including 62 Asli HD Channels & services and a host of regional channels. Videocon d2h is launching HD Smart Connect Set top Box (Connected Set top box) which converts your existing normal TV into a Smart TV. The Connected set top box allows one to browse content from Facebook, Twitter, Daily Motion, video on demand sites, news sites, weather sites, etc through applications residing on STB. Powered by the MPEG-4 and DVB-S2 technology, Videocon d2h transforms your TV into a hub of entertainment and knowledge.

SMART Services, a value-added bouquet of learning activities and games includes Smart Cooking, Smart English and Smart Games, all available on subscription basis. Smart services of Videocon d2h has something good to offer for every member of family right from an infant to a housewife. The Other value added services offered by Videocon d2h are: d2h Cinema, d2h Cinema HD, d2h Hollywood HD, d2h Darshan, d2h Sajda, d2h cooking, d2h music, d2h spice, d2h movies & d2h classic. Videocon d2h has a pan India sales & distribution channel, superior service orientation with over 300 own service centers spread across 7500 top towns in India to attend and resolve the service issues within 4-6 hrs.

Videocon d2h has been awarded as India’s Most Trusted Brand 2016, Pay TV Operator of the Year at MIPCOM Cannes 2015, Asia’s most promising DTH brand 2013, 2014 & 2015. India’s Best brand 2014 by Economic Times, India’s Most Promising Brand 2015 by Economic Times & recognized as top 50 dream companies to work for by World HRD Congress.