Plex launches AVOD OTT in over 200 countries

The media server app Plex today announced the launch of a new and free AVOD OTT globally, which is now available in the US and will soon arrive at 220 more countries. Its content offer will focus on MGM, Warner Bros, Lionsgate and Legendary’s series and films.

Some of the titles that will be part of the platform’s catalog will be Rain Man, Teen Wolf, Terminator, American Ultra, Frequency, Evil Dead, Apocalypse Now, Ghost in the Shell, and others. In addition, Plex reported that there are intentions to continue strengthening the offer with Hollywood, Oscar-winning and even independent films from Europe, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, China, Russia, Japan and Latin America. The company also confirmed that adds will appear at the beginning and in the middle of the video, and highlighted that the amount of ads will be between 50% and 60% less than what it is used on TV.

Some of the main current AVOD offers are available on Crackle, YouTube and Pluto TV, which will soon be launched in Latin America. In Plex case, its platform can be accessed from Android, iOS, Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, Android TV and almost all smart TVs on the market.