11 September 2017 – FOX+ viewers in the Philippines and Singapore will have the option to stream their favourite content onto the big screen through the FOX+ app on Android TV. The service, which is currently available on iOS and Android devices, will provide FOX+ viewers with more exciting viewing options in full HD on their TV screens.
Specifically designed for the big screen, this new service allows seamless navigation through the Android TV’s remote control without the need for a mobile device. Navigation experience is further enhanced with a programming guide on the Live TV section with information on what is currently on, and what is upcoming for live sports and movies. FOX+ viewers can also continue watching their favourite content on the Android TV from where they’ve left off, even on their computers or mobile devices.
“Since its launch in both the Philippines and Singapore earlier this year, FOX+ has cemented itself as a game-changing platform for entertainment lovers who want to see great content first. The move to Android TV is just the start of FOX+’s commitment to the OTT space and the first of its upcoming value added upgrades,”said Prakash Ramchandani, Senior Vice President of SVOD Digital.
FOX+ viewers in the Philippines and Singapore can download the app by accessing the Google Play store under the Media Apps section on their Android TV. Logging in is made easy through a one-time QR code scan on the FOX+ app with their mobile devices. Once set up, FOX+ viewers can start watching their favourite shows on the big screen and switch between their mobile devices and computers from anytime and anyplace.
FOX+ is the first and only video-streaming service in Asia promising an unrivalled combination of the latest TV series, first-run Hollywood blockbusters, hit Chinese series and movies, live sports, thrilling documentaries and a big library of content all in one place, accessible from any device, at any time and in high definition.
The new Android TV service coupled with 11,000 hours of programming across multiple genres will give FOX+ viewers an unparalleled viewing experience as they embrace the most popular content from global movie studios and television channels, as well as original FOX programming such as National Geographic original series, The State, Diana: In Her Own Words and Cesar Milan’s Dog Nation. They can also enjoy blockbuster movies such as Trolls, X-Men: Apocalypse, The Jungle Book and the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in November, or binge watch every season of shows such as The Walking Dead, American Horror Story, Twin Peaks and Atlanta.
Fans of Chinese and Asian movies are able to watch first-run and popular box office hits such as絕地逃亡 (Skiptrace), 決戰食神 (Cook Up a Storm), 屍殺列車 (Train to Busan), 解救吾先生 (Saving Mr. Wu), 危城 (Call of Heroes) and S 風暴 (S Storm), with access to an extensive back catalogue of past seasons including Classic Chinese drama series like 我和彊屍有個約會 (My Date with a Vampire) and 世紀之戰 (Divine Retribution).
Sports fans can catch their favourite live games including, the Bundesliga and AFC Champions League, Formula One®, MotoGP, Wimbledon, The Masters, LPGA, UFC, and more!