Tag Archives: VIX

Univision confirms the launch of a new global OTT after merging its assets with Televisa

Univision Communications has officially announced this last Monday, June 21st, its plans to launch a new global OTT, which includes both free ad-supported (AVOD) and premium subscription (SVOD) based options, to launch in the US and Latin America in 2022. The news comes after, in mid-April, Univision and Televisa merged their assets and announced the [...]

Univision: ‘We are helding conversations to add Vix and PrendeTV into pay TV operators STBs in the US and Latin America’

Rafael Urbina, General Manager & EVP AVOD, Streaming at Univision Communications Inc. was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America regarding the company’s aims for this year and the impact of the pandemic on the industry. In addition, the executive reported that they are in talks to integrate AVOD OTTs Vix and PrendeTV apps to pay [...]

Televisa merges its media, content and production assets with Univision and plans to launch new streaming platform

Mexican Group Televisa and the US company Univision announced this Tuesday, April 13th, an agreement whereby Televisa combines its content assets with Univisión, thus creating the largest Spanish-speaking media group in the world. The new company is called Televisa-Univision, and, according to the information reported, one of its first projects will be the launch of [...]

Vix adds Brazilian content from O2 Filmes to its catalog

According to specialized websites in Brazil, the AVOD OTT Vix has added Brazilian titles from the O2 Films company to its catalog. The agreement came into effect on Friday, March 26th, and was signed with O2 Play, a division of O2 Filmes. According to the information reported, the agreement focuses on the creation of a [...]

VIX strengthens its catalog with RCN titles

The AVOD OTT Vix, recently acquired by Univision, and whose catalog includes around 20 thousand hours of TV programs and movies in Spanish, has recently announced an agreement with the Colombian FTA TV channel RCN, with the aim of expanding and strengthening its catalog. with some of the titles that are broadcast on its screen. [...]

Univision acquires Vix and strengthens itself on AVOD market

Univision Communications Inc. announced this last Monday, February 1st, it has acquired Vix, one of the leading AVOD OTT available for US Hispanics and Latin American audiences, recently launched in Brazil. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.  Vix acquisition by Univision takes place after the company has renewed its executive structure, having been [...]

Encripta relaunches NetMovies as AVOD OTT in Brazil

Since last October 30th, the NetMovies platform, belonging to the Encripta company, modified its business model and started offering all the contents of its catalog for free, based on the AVOD model, without charging a monthly subscription to those who wish to access the platform. With these news, Encripta already covers all possible models on [...]

Opportunities for AVOD in Latin America to take place on the coming Dataxis virtual panel

After having developed a new Nextv Series South America virtual edition, Dataxis is helding a new virtual panel to debate different issues related to the industry. This time, the panel will focus on Opportunities for AVOD in Latin America. The event is taking place this Tuesday, November 10th at 1:00 PM (ART). Registration is free [...]

AVOD OTT Vix, with free and in-Spanish content, strengthens itself in Mexico

As reported by several specialized websites, the Comscore firm reported that the social distancing period caused by the Coronavirus pandemic increased the use of streaming platforms up to four times, consolidating Mexico and Latin America as the regions with the highest demand. This way, the AVOD OTT VIX – Cine & TV, doubled its users [...]