Dec 08
December 08

SPB TV Comes to bada: Best-in-Class Mobile TV Is Available for Free

December 08th, 2010 – SPB Software, a leading mobile software developer announces the release of SPB TV for bada devices and becomes the unique mobile TV solution on the market that covers more than 99% of smartphones with 3G support including the newest ones. SPB TV also works on Andoid, iPhone/iPad, Symbian, Windows Mobile, BlackBerry and WebOS smartphones as well as on feature phones. Last month SPB TV reached the two million users milestone.

Samsung mobile platform "bada" is presented as a "smartphone for everyone" that doesn't compete with other platforms and aims to turn conventional feature-phone customers into smartphone users by providing cost-effective feature rich devices. Thus through bada devices SPB TV application becomes available for these users. Moreover bada's exciting features such as 3D graphics and multipoint-touch combined with the best-in-class usability of SPB TV will make the process of watching TV on mobile device really enjoyable for the users.

SPB TV Comes to bada: Best-in-Class Mobile TV Is Available for Free

SPB TV for bada has recently become the winner in "Useful Applications" category in bada Developer Challenge Russia. The bada users can now get one of the best applications for bada platform – the IPTV viewer with TV-like usability with over 150 channels in more than 20 languages – for free.

The application supports must-have TV features, such as a TV browser with quick channel previews, an instantly accessible TV guide for all offered channels, quick channel switching and more.

SPB TV is also available as a solution for mobile operators. SPB TV Mobile Operator's Solution allows carriers to couple SPB's proven solution with their own infrastructure and various subscription models. Three mobile operators worldwide have already deployed SPB TV based mobile TV solutions.

SPB TV 2.0 for bada Main Features:

  • Full Screen TV player with picture-in-picture mode
  • Unique TV browser with fast channel launching and switching
  • A wide selection of public live TV and Video-On-Demand channels
  • Integrated TV Guide with a list of current and upcoming TV shows
  • Clever integration of mobile TV functionality with other mobile phone features
  • On-screen control panel
  • Video quality switcher
  • Setting a reminder
  • Advanced Video Codec support

 

Pricing and Availability

SPB TV 2.0 is available for all smartphones running bada OS. SPB TV requires a reliable 3G or WiFi network connection for proper streaming. Full version of SPB TV is available for free from the Samsung Apps.

Further Information and Downloads

SPB TV 2.0 for bada
SPB TV 2.0 for bada screenshots
Mobile TV solution for OEM/carriers

 

About SPB Software (www.spb.com)

SPB is a leading brand in mobile software, standing for a unique line of popular consumer products and partnerships with the world's most innovative handset makers and wireless carriers. SPB's software solutions deliver richer smartphone experiences and enable subscribers to do more with their mobile data connections. SPB Software is the maker of the world's single number one best-selling mobile application – SPB Mobile Shell. For more information, please visit www.spb.com.

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