Telecommunications service provider, Airtel Nigeria, has entered a strategic partnership with Coverage Broadband (CB) a subsidiary of Phase3 Telecom, to launch 3flix mobile TV service in Nigeria.
The creation of 3flix, a flagship product/service will offer Nigerians made-for-mobile TV channels, will be driven in collaboration with foremost technology, and media partners.
The product boast exciting content that is affordable, and runs on ease-of-use features for subscribers to stream live TV on the go. The 3flix TV App is also available for download on Play Store.
Acting Chief Commercial Officer of Airtel Nigeria, Dinesh Balsing said the firm is committed to creating and supporting innovative value offerings that will excite and empower more telecoms consumers across the country.
According to him, ‘’Airtel is positioned as the mobile Internet service provider of first choice for Nigerians and currently, we have the largest 4G network in the country.
We are excited with the partnership with 3flix as we will enable more telecoms consumers to enjoy all the fun mobile TV provides; keep abreast with latest news; follow-up with celebrities and watch their favorite sports team on the go, regardless of location,” he said.
Also commenting on the partnership, Chief Executive Officer of Phase3 Telecom, Stanley Jegede, said Phase3’s foresight to focus on the opportunities in emerging markets led to the creation of Coverage Broadband, and the subsequent partnership with Airtel Nigeria, to offer subscribers a distinctive mobile TV viewing service, which requires minimal data consumption.