Pay television provider StarTimes has moved to enhance the appeal for it’s over-the-top (OTT) business through the introduction of StarTimes premium content through its online video streaming service – StarTimes ON. The service provides an enriched experience enabling subscribers to access premium content on the go.
The StarTimes premium content available on the App includes the new telenovela The Blood Sisters, the upcoming UEFA Europa League, and the German top-tier soccer league, Bundesliga.
In addition, subscribers can access Live TV, video on demand and short videos covering various content genres including reality TV such as the second season of Hello Mr. Right, news, sports, movies, series, music, entertainment, documentary, kids, religion among others.
This is a significant development especially for telenovela and sports lovers as it promises subscribers the convenience of enjoying premium content anywhere at any time. StarTimes premium content ensures subscribers do not miss out on an episode of their favourite telenovela The Blood Sisters or a soccer match especially now that Man United and Arsenal will be featuring in UEFA Europa League.
StarTimes ON application is compatible with the Android and iOS systems where one can download on Google Play and Apple App Store. The APP features Standard Definition (SD), High Definition (HD) and Ultra High Definition (UHD) content providing access to live, replays and key highlights of the premium content at subscriber’s convenience.
The application is designed to be user-friendly under 2G/ 3G or 4G networks. With the exemption of sports content which is accessed at a cost of Ksh30 per day, Ksh120 weekly and Ksh240 monthly, the rest of the content including the over 70 local and international channels is available for free.
StarTimes subscribers on terrestrial and satellite platforms can also enjoy a 5% discount whenever they pay their monthly subscription through the application while equally availing the flexibility to change their bouquets and review their payment history for the pay television service once they link their decoder to the application.
Some of the premium international channels available on StarTimes ON include Fox News, BBC World News, France 24, Bloomberg, AMC Movies, Fox Life, Passions TV, Baby TV, and National Geographic among others.
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