In partnership with Samsung, Chilean FTA TV Channel 13 launched the OTT ‘13 Now’. available on the company’s smart TVs (2016 models onwards). The application shows the TV channel’s live programming in HD, and also already broadcast content, including series, reality shows and the ‘Archigol’ video library, dedicated to remember football matches played by Chilean teams, and others.
Andres Azocar, Digital Media Manager at Channel 13, defined partnership with Samsung as ‘one more step in our arrangement of display screens for Channel 13’s contents. We want to be where the audience is and we know that SmarT TVs consumption has been expanded quite a lot, especially in the case of Samsung, which since 2016 has almost a million and a half TVs that today can have our new application available’. The executive also informed that 13 Now will have children’s programming thanks to an agreement with PlayKids, which will include educational contents.
13 Now is available to be downloaded for free in Samsung devices apps store. According to the company, the exclusivity of the app for Samsung smart TVs lasts one year.