Volia enhances multiscreen offer

November 28, 2013 11.28 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

volia-grafitiThe leading Ukrainian cable operator Volia is making its new multiscreen service available on tablets and smartphones.

According to the company, ‘Volia Smart Touch’ now allows subscribers to interactive TV services from Volia Smart HD to watch linear TV and online movies on mobile devices running iOS and Android.

Subscribers can also at any time transfer images from their mobile devices to TVs and operate them from the devices.

Volia notes that the launch of ‘Volia Smart Touch’ comes against the backdrop of a sharp rise in tablet sales in Ukraine.

This amounted to 448,000 in the first half of this year, compared to 363,000 in the whole of 2012. Volia Smart HD has meanwhile secured 10,000 subscribers since its launch in March this year.