Video streaming is the new face of television as Icflix, a Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) streaming and video-on-demand (VoD) platform, has further strengthened its partnership with PTCL.
Through this partnership, the SmartTV users will be able to enjoy superior quality entertainment as Icflix provides access to unlimited movies, TV series, documentaries and cartoons from Hollywood, Bollywood, and Jazwood (Arabic).
The pioneer IPTV (internet protocol television) service of Pakistan, Smart TV, offers hundreds of TV channels and entertainment content in 150 cities of Pakistan. Smart TV delivers DVD quality television programs to households via a broadband connection and requires a subscription and a set-top box.
It has features such as recording, pausing, rewinding, parental lock, search, etc. PTCL’s Smart TV Mobile Application was nominated for the GSMA Global Mobile Awards (GLOMO) 2016 in the ‘Best Mobile App (Media, Film, TV or Video)’ category.
Icflix first partnered with the Pakistan’s telecom and entertainment service provider of Pakistan in 2014. Amine Lalami, chief commercial officer, Icflix said: “We are excited at strengthening our partnership further with PTCL and look forward to providing high-quality movies and TV shows to Pakistani consumers,”
Chief commercial officer, PTCL, Adnan Shahid, added: “We are excited with our Icflix partnership. Digital entertainment is PTCL’s key priority, and our partnership with Icflix is another step in this direction. We look forward to working with Icflix to offer world-class content to our customers in Pakistan.”
Previously PTCL and ZTE also started working together to enhance the experience of Smart TV user. Their agreement serves to strengthen the digital ecosystem of telecommunications company, based on video Solutions.