Movistar in Panama gave away 45 Samsung Gear for virtual reality and prepares VOD service


According to what NexTV News Latam could find out, telecommunications company Movistar (Telefonica) in Panama offered until April 30th a promotion through which it gave away for no extra charge 45 virtual reality Samsung Gear VR viewfinders to the first customers who bought three smartphone models of that Japanese brand.


On the other hand, the company has ready for launch the website that will host its Video On Demand (VOD) platform Movistar Play, although it is still not operational, reported news site


Movistar launched in the first months of 2016 this benefit in Uruguay, Costa Rica, El Salvador and Guatemala, as announced at the end of 2015. It already existed in Chile, Argentina (as Movistar On Video), Brazil (Vivo Play) and Colombia (Movistar Video). In the coming months it will also be launched in Ecuador, Peru and Nicaragua.