OSN Play now available via du's IPTV service

DetailsRebecca Hawkes | 02 March 2015

UAE telco du is now offering the digital video platform OSN Play to OSN subscribers through its IPTV service.

OSN Play now on du - EngOSN Play provides over a thousand hours of premium online content catch up TV, films on-demand, and live TV delivered with both English and Arabic interface to multiple devices including laptops, smartphones, tablets and Samsung smart TVs.

"The partnership with du will further expand the already strong reach of OSN Play among UAE residents," said Emad Marcos, senior VP business development, strategy & digital, OSN.

"OSN Play places our subscribers in charge of the content that they prefer to watch, and gives them the flexibility of choosing from a diverse array of exclusive and premium programming. With sports, family entertainment and news available on the go through OSN Play, du's OSN subscribers will now benefit from the added value that we offer."

ICC Cricket World Cup coverage is being provided on the OSN Sports Cricket channel, and it joins OSN Sports 1, OSN Sports 2, Disney Jr, Sky News, JimJam and Food Network as part of the live streaming options on OSN Play. Oscar-winning movies Gravity, The Great Gatsby and Frozen, along with the blockbuster The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, are also available.

Samer Geissah, vice president, consumer home & multimedia services, du, added: "With technology advancements redefining the television sector, our partnership with OSN, will enable our subscribers to leverage all digital platforms to access their preferred television programmes."