IPTV will be free in the sultanate to all Omantel TV+ subscribers. In line with the promotion of the nation’s first Internet Protocol Television service ‘Omantel TV+’ using home broadband, the broadcaster will offer this free service for a period of three months. This offer is available for fibre-optic subscribers of 6Mbps or higher Home Broadband package only.
Omantel TV+ aligns with the ‘Omantel 3.0’ strategy for digital smart homes. A new viewing platform that brings the sultanate firmly into the fibre-optic era. It brings HD quality news, sports and entertainment programmes with over 450 regional and global TV channels and a library of thousands of movies and TV series available on-demand.
“We are proud to present Omantel TV+ and excited for our customers to explore the world of features that this service brings. Omantel TV+ provides a unique platform and unmatched TV experience for live and on-demand entertainment services. Omantel TV+ service allows customers to watch premium channels” announces Haitham al Kharusi, VP of Omantel’s Consumer Business Unit.
This changes the habits of the viewers in Oman. Through this offer our customers will get 150 plus high quality channels to experience the powerful features of the service, such as pause, rewind or record live TV, over 5,500 movies and series on demand, parental controls, picture in picture and much more.
“Customers can also easily record their favourite shows and movies for future playback. In addition to the pause and rewind function which allows them to have full control, simultaneous watch and record features are also included, and subscribers are able to browse other channels while watching their favourite channel, and search easily for their favourite shows. The Omantel TV+ service provides a world of entertainment at the touch of a button. TV viewing in the sultanate will never be the same” said the VP of Omantel’s Consumer Business Unit.