A mobile TV service from SPB TV allows Tele2 subscribers to watch over 80 popular live and on demand TV channels online on their mobile devices.
Tele2 TV is mobile television created for an alternative federal telecom operator in Russia. This project implements all of SPB TV’s latest developments in Internet mobile TV broadcasting and playback.
Since 2003, Tele2 has acquired the status of a Russian federal operator and now serves 31 million people in more than 60 regions of the country. The product portfolio of Tele2 includes both products for individuals and for small- and medium-sized businesses.
In 2014, Tele2 launched 3G and 4G high-speed data networks in several major regions. The core mission of Tele2 is to provide its users with the high-quality services at the lowest possible price. In line with this vision, the Tele2 company sought the best and most cost-effective solution for mobile TV and a technology partner that could help to implement the service at the highest level.
The SPB TV company became such a partner. The SPB TV Mobile TV solution is undergoing constant improvement by a team of professional and talented developers with many years of experience in live TV streaming over the Internet. SPB TV’s integrated solution for Tele2 includes a content delivery network (CDN), a TV and video content encoding and streaming platform, content management system, authentication and conditional access system, and client software. On top of this, SPB TV has aggregated Russia's most popular TV channels for Tele2 TV.
Now Tele2 subscribers can enjoy the convenient and multifunctional mobile application that lets the watch over 60 Russian and international TV channels online on their mobile devices.
Functions and Features of the Application:
- Channels Store: all the channels and videos are grouped by topics in a convenient catalog.
- Smart Search: search channels, programs and movies by keyword.
- Daily and weekly TV program reminders will not let you miss your favorite TV show.
- Continuously updated channel previews.
- "Picture in Picture" mode.
- Integration with social networks.
- Different networks bandwidth adaptation guarantees playback stability.
- Volume and brightness on-screen controls.
- "Always on top" mode: watch TV in a separate window while working in other applications.
The application is developed for all mobile devices using Android and iOS operating systems, and is available for download in their official app stores.
Users can access the content either via the Tele2 mobile network or simply through Wi-Fi. The Internet traffic is free for subscribers who watch Tele2 mobile TV via Tele2's mobile network.
The service is available only on the territory of Russia and only for the Tele2 subscribers.
"The launch of 3G network provided the Tele2 subscribers with new exciting opportunities in terms of the content services that particularly require a high-speed data transfer. Today, we are happy to present a modern and convenient mobile application that enables our customers to literally "carry" a television with them and watch their favorite TV programs wherever they want. We have got far-reaching plans in the service development area based on the high-speed mobile Internet. In the nearest future, for instance, we are preparing to launch a music service. I hope the Tele2 subscribers enjoy our new offerings, especially taking into consideration our traditionally most advantageous prices"
Commercial Director at Tele2, Tele2