Category: Connected TV

Samsung allows its clients to present their already used smart TVs as part of the payment to get a new one

The multinational company Samsung has officially announced last Friday, June 25th, the renewal of its global program Plan Canje Samsung, through which its customers can present their already used devices as part of payment to acquire a new product from the company. Although, at first, the benefit only included smartphones, TVs and tablets can also [...]

America Movil expands Claro Box TV throughout Latin America and launches it in Colombia

Telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) announced this last Thursday, June 17th, the launch of Claro Box TV in Colombia, which was originally released in Brazil in 2020. The announcement takes place after, at the end of April, Daniel Hajj, CEO at America Movil, confirmed in a conference with analysts that the device will be launched [...]

Tigo launches ONEtv STBs with Android TV in Colombia

The telecommunications company Millicom, whose operations in Latin America are branded as Tigo, is installing ONEtv STBs with Android TV (Google) operating system in Colombia. The information was reported by the specialized website Portafolio. According to the information reported on the specialized website Android TV Guide, the company that manufactured Tigo’s STB is Arris, and [...]

ViacomCBS taps IMS as exclusive Pluto TV marketing representative in some Latin American countries

ViacomCBS Networks Americas has announced this last Monday, March 8th, an agreement with Internet Media Services (IMS – Aleph Holding) to add ViacomCBS’s AVOD OTT Pluto TV, officially launched in Latin America last year, into its commercial partners ecosystem for some markets in the region. This way, IMS will exclusively represent Pluto TV in several [...]

Google to launch new ‘Chromecast with Google TV’

Google is about to launch its new Chromecast, which it called Chromecast with Google TV, initially known as “Sabrina” . The device is available for USD 50, and can be acquired from mid-October in Germany, Australia, Canada, Spain, the US, France and Italy.  The new device will have Android TV as the operating system, although [...]

Entel Chile launches new OTT and Android TV STB

Chilean telecommunications company Entel announced on Monday the launch of Entel TV, its new OTT, which, according to what it officially reported, can be accessed from smart TVs, tablets and smartphones. The platform joins 41 available TV channels, including Chilean channels; from Disney; Turner and international ones. In addition, Entel TV offers the possibility of [...]

Google would launch new ‘Chromecast with Google TV’

According to several specialized websites, Google is about to launch a new device with integrated Android TV and remote control. The device, codenamed Sabrina, would be called Chromecast with Google TV, and could be officially announced on September 30th. According to the information reported by the specialized website Pocket-lint, Google will announce the official launch [...]

Content personalization on TV stars in the new Dataxis virtual panel

This coming Tuesday, September 22nd, Dataxis will hold a new virtual panel, in which various topics related to the personalized experience on TV will be discussed. The event is titled Search, discovery, and personalization: propelling the TV experience forward, and will take place starting at 1:00 PM (ART). Registration is free and can be done [...]

Telefonica launches Home Assist, with home assistance for smart TVs installation in Brazil

Telefonica, whose operations in Brazil are known as Vivo, launched Home Assist, a home assistance service in the country for its customers to have the best experience with their devices. Technical support can be requested for electronic devices installation, configuration and orientation at the home, including TVs, Home Theaters, cameras, computers, printers and Wi-Fi networks. [...]

TCL Smart TVs arrive at Android and Roku in Mexico

The TCL company, leader in the global TV industry, announced its new TV sets for Android TV and Roku in Mexico. They range from 32 to 65 inches. Android TVs screens include the A325 and A323 models, with artificial intelligence, which allow customers to connect all their Google devices to them. Apart from that, both [...]