Press Release (ePRNews.com) - DUBAI MEDIA CITY, UAE - May 01, 2016 - ICFLIX the Middle East and North Africa’s leading Internet streaming service have partnered with the third largest global TV manufacturer, Hisense, to make movies, TV series, documentaries and kids entertainment from ICFLIX more accessible to consumers across the region.
The launch marks another extension that brings the popular app and experience directly to the television offering viewing flexibility.
“Hisense is now the third largest TV brand in the world. This partnership will allow us to present consumers the convenience; being able to watch the best of Hollywood, Jazwood (Arabic) and Bollywood content seamlessly. Whether it’s movies, TV series, documentaries or kids animation, ICFLIX has something for everyone,” said Carlos Tibi, founder and CEO, ICFLIX.
The ICFLIX app will come preinstalled on all high-end Hisense TV’s and will include a three-month free subscription for customers signing up for a premium account.
To watch ICFLIX’s vast library of content, subscribers simply need to be connected to the Internet via their Hisense Smart TV and have their log-in details available to be able to stream the wide variety of ICFLIX’s original content alongside award-winning Hollywood movies and the largest Jazwood library online and a section dedicated for kids content directly via the app.
Hisense, the world No.3 brand is very glad to have such a reliable partner. Thanks to ICFLIX, Hisense will be able to give to their customers a better content experience in the region. Consumers could enjoy all kinds of premium online contents from ICFLIX via Hisense smart TV series. Hursh Agrawal, GM-TVs mentions that this cooperation will take Hisense’s customer to next level of entertainment and will be a win-win solution for both companies.
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ICFLIX provides a value-for-money entertainment experience with many titles available in high-definition and Dolby® Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound where available.
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ICFLIX provides its users with access to its Jazwood (Arabic), Hollywood and Bollywood content, including the largest library of Arabic movies and shows available online. Additionally, subtitles and alternative audio options are available for a majority of the content, making it accessible for French, Arabic and English speakers.
ICFLIX media FZ LLC was established in Dubai in 2012. The company provides its members with convenient access to Hollywood, Bollywood and Jazwood (Arabic) content. It is the first subscription-based online streaming service of its kind and offers movies, TV series, cartoons, and documentaries. The service is currently available on over 12,000 different mobile and fixed Internet enabled devices including PCs, Macs, smart phones, tablets, smart TVs and gaming consoles. Aside from its UAE headquarters, ICFLIX has offices in Morocco, Egypt and Czech Republic.
Hisense is a leading multibillion-dollar global conglomerate, with over 40 years’ experience. With a workforce of over 69 000 worldwide, Hisense is a world leader of flat-panel TVs, household appliances and mobile communication devices. Hisense has been the Chinese market leader in flat-panel TVs for 12 consecutive years, since 2004.
Hisense has 13 production facilities and 14 R&D centres around the globe. Its companies are located in North America, Europe, Australia, Africa, Middle East and Asia. Hisense’s products are sold in more than 130 countries with sales revenue reaching USD 16 billion in 2014. It is one of the largest television manufacturers in the world, with over 10 million televisions produced each year. In 2015, Hisense ranked number three in the global TV market.
The company has been the recipient of several recognitions and awards in the name of innovation, technology, design and quality management. Hisense’s many subsidiaries are in the consumer electronics, home appliance, mobile communications, IT and real estate industries.