Digi and iflix have announced that from Jan 26 onwards, all Digi customers who sign up or upgrade to a Digi SmartPlan 65 or above will receive a free 12mth iflix subscription.
Netflix said it is be rolling out its VOD service in 130 new countries, but SEA regional players were unfazed.
iflix has signed an agreement with Telekom Malaysia to provide its content for free to customers of the latter’s Streamyx and UniFi home broadband packages.
Internet TV startup iflix will soon announce more partnerships with local telcos in Malaysia and Thailand, even as it launched an offline viewing feature for mobile users.
Digi users can now charge their subscriptions to iflix to their postpaid or prepaid Digi accounts through integrated mobile carrier billing, as well as complimentary 60-day access to the newly-launched Internet TV service.
Internet television service iflix has announced exclusive collaborations with Samsung Malaysia Electronics and Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation which will see its content-streaming service pre-installed with bundled subscriptions on selected Samsung mobile devices.
iflix has hit over 100,000 subscribers although it is not ready to share actual paying customer numbers. Its Malaysian CEO Azran Osman Rani shares a bit more about the data and his belief that the Internet is going to disrupt more businesses.
Internet TV service iflix has announced the launch of its new service in Malaysia, saying that consumers can immediately sign up for a 14-day trial granting full access to all of its features and content without having to submit credit card or payment details.
The Philippines is shaping out to be South-East Asia’s video-on-demand (VOD) battleground with the Catcha Group subsidiary iflix securing US$30 million, in an investment round led by Catcha itself and the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT).
Azran Osman-Rani, the new group COO of iflix, sees the future of content consumption through his seven-year-old’s behavior watching video, he tells DNA founder Karamjit Singh.