DStv Mobile recently launched a mobile television streaming service on MTN’s 3G network.
According to DStv Mobile and MTN, the channel selection would include:
- Live on Supersport
- Supersport Blitz
- Channel O
- TRACE Urban
- Cartoon Network
- Boomerang Mobile
- E! Entertainment Mobile
- A movie trailer channel
According to Mapula Bodibe, MTN South Africa General Manager: Consumer Marketing, “This service is in response to the needs of our customers who are demanding offerings that are seamless, instantaneous and offer ease of use. We believe that this service will offer value to our customers; coupled with our network capability, we are certain that their experience will be seamless. The affordability of the service will ensure that our customers always enjoy value-added services that are simple and convenient.”
“We are very excited that the service is now available to a wider audience on different platforms. Our broadcast mobile TV service has been available from MTN for close to a year and bringing mobile TV on a 3G platform is a natural progression of our partnership,” says Mark Rayner General Manager, DStv Mobile South Africa.
The service will be available to all MTN subscribers and works on 3G compatible handsets that can connect to MTN Play (www.mtnplay.co.za).