To deliver unrivaled video-on-demand content, Dish TV India Limited, India’s leading DTH company, has announced its partnership with MX Player, which recently emerged as India’s leading entertainment app for 2019, according to the annual FICCI report is.
Through this strategic connection with the MX player, Dish TV India has further strengthened its portfolio by adding another app in the app zone on its Android-based connected devices, namely Dish SMRT Hub and d2h stream for its DishTV or d2h users.
Users can now stream an exciting list of popular MX originals, TV shows, music videos and films in various genres and languages. DishTV and d2h already offer the most popular apps, including the ‘WATCHO’ streaming app.
Anil Dua, Executive Director and Group CEO of Dish TV India Limited, commented the partnership as follows: “Our partnership with MX Player makes it easier for our Android Box users to access a large content library in more than 10 languages app and improve their TV Experience further. Offering our customers unique and unprecedented content is always our top priority. With this partnership, we have taken another step to deliver on our promise. “
Mr. Abhishek Joshi, Head of Marketing & Business Partnerships at MX Player, added: “Our core goal is to distribute premium original content in local and regional languages to hundreds of millions of Indians, for whom smartphones are the first screen. With the Dish TV Association, however, we would like to expand our existing audience base and offer the Indian audience a superior entertainment experience across genres and on a screen of their choice – be it via cell phones, tablets or television screens. “
In addition to the MX Player, the Android Box offers a variety of functions, including the integrated Google Assistant, Chromecast, Google Play and access to all common OTT platforms such as YouTube, Amazon Prime Video, Zee5, Watcho, Voot, ALTBalaji and many more more.
In conjunction with the simple use of voice commands via Google Assistant, the Android-based set-top box is compatible with any TV. ‘Dish SMRT Hub’ and ‘d2h stream’ are internet-enabled Android-based HD set-top boxes available for new subscribers for INR 3,999 and for existing subscribers for INR 2,499.