9mobile, a telecommunications company in Nigeria, has launched 9TV, an entertainment hub, exclusive to its subscribers.
According to 9mobile, 9TV is an entertainment hub where 9mobile subscribers on prepaid and hybrid subscriptions can watch their favourite movies, TV shows, children’s entertainment, and live events on the go
The app was launched by 9mobile on Wednesday, July 20, at its headquarters in Lagos.
Speaking on the launch, the Director of Product Innovation and Business Development, 9mobile, Kenechukwu Okonkwo, said that 9TV offers free to air local and international channels, video-on-demand, reality shows, and live events streaming, all at affordable rates and on a variety of smart devices.
“We are happy to be introducing this new entertainment platform for the delight of our subscribers. 9TV will offer unlimited relaxation with quality entertainment content at prices that they can afford.
“9TV’s ‘Timeshift’ feature on Live TV allows users to watch their favourite programmes with pause, rewind, and forward functionalities. Also, the ‘Catch-Up’ feature will enable users to watch programmes after they have been broadcast, or users who have missed a live broadcast will be able to view it on demand.
“9TV allows users to watch & also download their favourite movies, which they will be able to watch later under ‘my downloads’ feature on the app. The downloaded movies will be available to users to view whenever they want, even with ‘No Network Coverage’ or when the device is on ‘Airplane Mode’,” he said.
According to 9mobile, subscriptions for 9TV is from N50 to N2,500 depending on subscriber’s choice. The app will soon be available to install on Play Store and App Store.