CubiTV will power Jio’s advanced HD and 4K set-top box (STB) platforms. CubiTV will enable unified access to linear TV with PVR, Video on Demand, Catch-up TV and network PVR, content alongside access to over-the-top (OTT) services.
“TiVo’s deal with RJMPL further demonstrates our product innovations to offer hybrid television and content discovery solutions in markets like India where rapid digitization is occurring. TiVo will help deliver new set of features and functionalities for companies like RJMPL that will give consumers access to a whole breadth of new experiences," said Michael Hawkey, senior vice president and general manager of user experience, TiVo.
The CubiTV hybrid television solution is widely available and is used by operators across Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and now India.
The solution is cost effective, accessible, and provides a superb user experience to subscribers expecting the latest advancements in television available today, Tivo said in a statement.
Jio TV will reportedly deliver more than 360 channels, at least 50 of which will be in HD, as well as catch-up services. The company is likely to launch different content, such as a sports combo or a South Indian TV combo, according to media reports.
Reliance Jio, which launched commercial operations in September 2016, is currently offering Live TV service through its app to its users.
CubiTV: Reliance Jio picks TiVo’s CubiTV to deliver TV service in India, Telecom News, ET Telecom