Tag Archives: smart TVs

Smart TV penetration grows in Peru

According to a survey carried out by the Peruvian telecom regulator Osiptel, the penetration of smart TVs has tripled over the last two years, growing from 13,3% in 2014 to 36.9% in 2016. “The vast possibilities of consumption of digital entertainment in the home have been triggered by the appearance of Smart TVs or televisions [...]

Argentine tourists reduce number of imported tech devices from Chile

In the last two years, Argentine tourists reduce the number of tech devices purchased in Chile, due to a reduction in the price gap, according to a GfK Consumer Choices research published by Economía y Negocios. In January of this year, 76.1% of smartphone sales was made to Argentine tourists, a 7.5% drop compared to [...]

Cine.Ar Plat app now available on Samsung Smart TVs

Argentinas free access OTT service Cine.Ar Play announced the launch of its app on Samsung Smart TVs produced from 2015 onwards and running the Tizen operating system. This new option extends the access to the platform, which in addition to the website, already offers mobile apps for iOS and Android. Cine.Ar Play is the VOD [...]

YouTube Kids app now available on Smart TVs

YouTube Kids app has arrived on select LG, Sony, and Samsung smart TVs in the 26 countries where the app is currently available, including Latin America. The app launched over two years ago in the United States and then expanded to other countries worldwide. YouTube said the service has recorded more than 30 billion views [...]

Cinépolis Klic launches on Hisense Smart TVs

Chinese electronics manufacturer Hisense announced the launch of Cinépolis Klic app on its Smart TVs. The new app offer access to movies and series from the Mexican OTT catalog, available for purchase or rental in a T-VOD model. Cinépolis launched its OTT platform in 2013. Initially, it also offered a subscription model, which abandoned to [...]

Construir TV from Argentina launches on Opera TV

The channel Construir TV from Argentina, dedicated to work culture, announced through a press release that it reached an agreement with smart TV platform Opera TV to be part of its VOD portfolio.   As of June, more than 350 million users with access to these devices can enjoy the VOD content of the channel, [...]