Over the Top (OTT) television service promises no-strings-attached, free Internet TV service
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – July 29, 2015 – When YipTV launched in May, the company’s vision was to provide top-quality international programming to the 40 million residents in the U.S. who were not born here or are still deeply rooted to their home countries. Today, YipTV enriches its commitment to change the way we watch TV by enhancing its free TV offer -- including offering an unlimited mix of channels free with no credit card required at sign up.
In addition to the channels offered free for an unlimited time, the company is also offering new subscribers seven premium channels free for one week.
“Foreign-born residents here today and their family members have had limited access to TV channels in the U.S. They are thirsty to have access to top-quality TV at a reasonable price, which is why we are offering the YipTV service for free to start,” said YipTV CEO Michael Tribolet. “We’re giving them that choice with free unlimited access to 17 channels that we think will be more to their liking. We believe our range of channels featuring entertainment, sports, news, music and lifestyle content is a compelling reason for our audience to experience what YipTV has to offer, without having to do anything more than become a free member. It’s a win-win for everyone.”
YipTV also offers a “Premium Membership” service, that will include today’s 70-plus channels and new channels yet to come for a low, no contract subscription price of $14.99 a month, which can be shared with subscribers’ family members on up to five devices, including smartphones, tablets and Internet connected TVs.
YipTV’s free channels are comprised of leading entertainment, sports, family, music and news channels, including:
Premium Channels free for first seven days include:
- Antena 3
- Hola TV
- Canal 52 MX
- TYC Sports
- PX TV
- TV Quisqueya
- Mi Gente
- beIN SPORTS
- beIN SPORTS é
With industry observers reporting rapid growth in the OTT video market and cord-cutting in multichannel TV, YipTV is moving aggressively to take a leadership position by bringing foreign-born consumers a stellar lineup of channels that originate outside the U.S. YipTV launched with 50 channels, has already added 11 and plans to add programming from Asia and Europe later this year.
Subscribers sign up for YipTV via the website (www.yiptv.com), then download apps for iOS or Android devices from the Apple AppStore or GooglePlay. In addition to Android- or iOS-enabled smart devices, YipTV lets subscribers explore a whole world of live telecasts using a Smart TV, laptop or desktop computer. YipTV also can be viewed on a traditional TV screen using an Apple TV™ or a Google Chromecast™ device.
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YipTV, Inc., is a privately held company with offices in West Palm Beach, Fla., and New Brunswick, N.J., that provides low-cost, television channels, including domestic and international network content. Founded in 2012, YipTV is an Over the Top (OTT) television content provider that distributes over 50 channels and programs in multiple languages, letting subscribers watch YipTV on televisions, tablets, computers, smartphones and other Internet-enabled devices. YipTV sends video content via the public internet to broadband users, bypassing legacy cable systems and head end technology, and then passes that savings directly to the consumer. For more information, please visit https://www.yiptv.com/
Jim Byrnes, on behalf of YipTV
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