CHARTER DEBUTS NEW SPECTRUM TV APP FOR UNIFIED VIEWING EXPERIENCE
Customers Can Access Up To 300 Live Channels and 25,000 On Demand Titles Anywhere In The Home
ST LOUIS – March 6, 2017 – Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today announced the launch of its new Spectrum TV App. Customers across Charter’s expanded footprint now have a unified Spectrum TV App experience on computers, mobile and connected devices. All Spectrum TV customers can watch up to 300 live channels and 25,000 free and subscription On Demand titles anywhere in the home on a variety of platforms, including iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, Roku, Xbox One, Samsung Smart TV and web via www.SpectrumTV.com.
“We’re very excited to give all our customers a more robust and consistent Spectrum TV App experience,” said Rich DiGeronimo, Charter’s Executive Vice President, Products and Strategy. “It combines the best features and functions on a single app, giving customers greater flexibility and more content on a growing number of devices.”
In addition to a fully interactive and seamless viewing experience, customers can browse shows and movies by category or network, Watchlist favorite content, set parental controls and much more. Mobile devices can also be used as a remote control. For legacy Charter customers, this is the first time the app is available on Xbox One and Samsung Smart TV and the amount of content available has significantly increased, with twice as many TV channels and On Demand titles.
Spectrum TV customers can download the app at no additional cost. A WiFi connection and username and password are required. Available content, channels and offerings vary by market and depend on the customer’s video subscription package.
More information is available on the Charter Newsroom.
Spectrum is a suite of advanced broadband services offered by Charter Communications, Inc., a leading broadband communications company and the second largest cable operator in the United States. Spectrum provides a full range of services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. Spectrum Business® similarly provides scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, business telephone, video and music entertainment services, and wireless backhaul. More information about Spectrum can be found at spectrum.com.