SPI International’s 4K Entertainment Channel FunBox UHD Now Available on VIVACOM
SPI/FilmBox and VIVACOM announce that they have inked a channel distribution deal for SPI’s FunBox UHD. VIVACOM subscribers will be able to access the channel in the 4K ULTRA package starting Nov. 2nd.
SPI/FilmBox and Bulgarian telecommunications provider VIVACOM expand their partnership to include SPI’s visually-groundbreaking 4K entertainment and lifestyle channel: FunBox UHD. The channel features documentaries, music, sports, arts/culture and other lifestyle programming in incredible visual quality and will be available to VIVACOM subscribers in the 4K ULTRA package starting Nov. 2nd
“We are excited to build on our partnership with VIVACOM with FunBox UHD, one of our most coveted channels worldwide. This state-of-the-art channel broadcasts amazing premium native UHD content devoted to nature, lifestyle, performing arts, music and more acquired from top producers and distributors around the globe. We are confident that VIVACOM subscribers will enjoy what FunBox UHD has to offer very much,” commented Murat Muratoğlu, Head of Distribution at SPI International.
In addition to FunBox UHD, VIVACOM subscribers can enjoy a number of other channels from the expansive SPI/FilmBox portfolio, including movie channels FilmBox, FilmBox Extra HD, FilmBox Stars and FilmBox Arthouse, as well as a wide range of thematic channels such as; FightBox, Fast&FunBox, DocuBox, Gametoon, FashionBox and 360 TuneBox. VIVACOM also carries a well-curated selection of VOD content from SPI’s programming catalogue.
“We are happy to announce our 4K offering to our subscribers with FunBox UHD included. Special thanks to our partners from SPI/FilmBox for their trust in us. Our goal is always to provide the best quality of picture and sound in combination with diversified and qualitive content. This was one of the main drivers for us during this unusual 2020, when we upgraded our IPTV service with new user-interface and user-experience, launched several new additional TV services like IPTV Mobility and IPTV GO, repositioned our TV GO media portal, integrated new STBs for our DTH & IPTV services and deployed a new Irdeto CAS for DTH subscribers,” commented Evelin Iliev, Expert Multimedia & VAS at VIVACOM.
About SPI International
SPI International is a global media company operating 42 television channels on six continents. FilmBox being its flagship channel, SPI is one of the biggest aggregators of native Ultra HD content in the world. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses state of the art technology providing its 65 million subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content including live streaming of UHD programming and FilmBox channels on any Internet-connected device via major global streaming media players as well as local OTT providers. SPI recently added to its portfolio Film1 premium movie services in the Netherlands, including four movie channels and digital services.
For over 25 years, SPI International has been a leading distributor of theatrical films and television programming in the international market. SPI’s solid alliances with major license suppliers provide compelling content, with strong recognition and high demand.
Bulgarian Telecommunications Company, operating under the brand name VIVACOM, is the largest integrated telecommunications company in Bulgaria in terms of total revenues for 7 consecutive years. It offers voice services, high-speed mobile and fixed broadband, interactive and satellite TV as well as innovative solutions for IoT, smart cities, digital education and cloud services.
VIVACOM is part of United Group – the leading telecom and media operator in Southeast Europe.
For more information, please visit www.vivacom.bg.