OTT-service Divan.TV adds eight channels

November 1, 2013 09.56 Europe/London By Robert Briel

Divan.tvTV Everywhere service Divan.TV has added eight new international channels to its line-up of Russian language TV.

The new additions include the international channels History, Travel Channel, HD Life, Nautical Channel and NASA TV, as well as Russian channels Weapons, Music From the 1st Channel and History.

The new channels are available on all devices: TV, smart TV, computer, tablet (Apple iOS and Android) with an unchanged subscription price.

Divan.TV is a multiscreen Russian-speaking service which is available for 300 million Russian-speaking audiences worldwide. Divan.TV is the first and only Russian speaking service on smart TV worldwide (LG, Samsung, Philips, Sony, Panasonic), media player Roku, tablets (Android, Apple iOS) etc. The company plans to serve up two million customers in upcoming three to four years a nd will spend “millions of dollars” to achieve this goal. Break-even is foreseen in 2.5 years.

Since its launch in Ukraine last year Divan.TV has attracted 125,000 users for its freemium and premium subscription paid services.