DigiVive and Times Television Network today announced their partnership for live streaming popular news channels such as Times Now and ET Now. Under this partnership, users of the mobile app nexGTv will be able to view select content aired on Zoom channel by using the Replay TV feature of nexGTv. This is an addition in the bouquet of the extensive list of channels.
At present, nexGTv users have access to a range of over 100 channels with a plethora of features such as Replay TV, EPG guide, on-screen controls, and the option of deleting and listing the channels as they choose. nexGTv has maintained its number one position on the Ovi Store since the past two months. On other app stores, it remains among the top five apps in the entertainment category. DigiVive’s nexGTv mobile TV service has already been activated by 3.5 million users, and on an average there are 20,000 downloads every day. nexGTv witnessed huge traction during the India vs. Sri Lanka series, and the average numbers of new users is increasing by the day.
DigiVive announces partnership with Times Television Network
On the occasion, Rohit Sawhney, Sr VP Operations, DigiVive, said, “We are glad to partner with Times Television Network for live streaming of – Times Now and ET Now along with select content from Zoom TV. This is our latest addition to the existing repertoire of channels thus giving viewers more content viewing options. With increasing customer base, our endeavor is to enrich our content options so as to offer the best quality of TV service on the move”.
On this tie-up, Ayesha Surty, Head – Digital & Syndication, Times Television Network, said, “Our channels enjoy a massive following in India and across 28 countries that is built on the back of premium and differentiated content. This partnership with nexGTv which provides live streaming and VOD of our channels will help us offer further value to our consumers who can now access our content on the move”.
In an official statement, the company adds that nexGTv offers various features such as Replay TV, adaptive streaming, and 24×7 customer support. It offers channels ranging from national to regional in the categories of entertainment, movies, news, etc. It also offers channels such as the Star bouquet, the Sony bouquet, Aaj Tak, and UTV Movies. One of its unique features is adaptive streaming which enables seamless live streaming even on a 2G network.