COMCAST INTRODUCES NOW TV: A $20 Entertainment Option With 60+ Streaming & Express Channels Plus PEACOCK PREMIUM
Posted on Sunday, July 2, 2023 at 7:30 am
New offering for Xfinity Internet customers features simple, everyday pricing, no contract, no equipment, sign up/cancel anytime
May 23, 2023 – Today, Comcast launched NOW TV, a new streaming service featuring more than 40 live channels and on-demand content from A&E, AMC, Hallmark and Warner Bros. 20+ integrated FAST channels with Xumo Play, plus subscription to Peacock Premium at no additional cost.
NOW TV was born to meet the needs of value-conscious consumers who wanted an easy and convenient entertainment offering including premium movies, popular shows, live sports and news. Launching in the next few weeks, NOW TV will be available to Xfinity Internet customers for $20 per month per day, requires no equipment, and can be signed up and canceled at any time.
Dave Watson, president and CEO of Comcast Cable, said: “Content and connectivity are at the heart of our company, and we’re building and delivering a streaming entertainment product unlike anything else today. uniquely positioned.” “NOW TV is a great example of how our company is bringing together a collective video experience, innovative technology and superior broadband service, bringing together some of the best entertainment in one affordable in the streaming package.”
Leveraging cross-company innovation and technology from Xfinity, Peacock, Sky and Xumo, NOW TV is the first in the market to combine a live TV streaming service, a free ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) channel and subscription video streaming products. Video on Demand (SVOD) service. NOW TV includes:
- NOW TV Live: A new live TV streaming service featuring 40+ popular channels and on-demand content from A&E, Afro, AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, BBC News, Comedy.TV, Cooking, Crime + Investigation, Explore, Discover Life, Food Network, FYI, Great American Family, Great American Life, Get TV, Game Show Network, Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Drama, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, HGTV, History Channel, Investigative Discovery, IFC, Justice Center, Lifetime, Lifetime Movie Network, Magnolia Network, Military History, MotorTrendNetwork, OWN, Quest, Recipe.TV, Science Channel, Sony Pictures, Sundan TV, TLC, Travel Channel, Vice, WEtv and The Weather Channel. The service, accessible through the Xfinity Stream app, includes 20 hours of DVR and access to three concurrent streams.
- Peacock Premium: NOW TV customers will also receive a free Peacock Premium subscription through the Peacock app on all devices offering the streaming service. Peacock Premium includes groundbreaking original series, over 5,000 hours of live sports, top movies just released, next-day access to all new programming from NBC and Bravo, fan-favorite library content and daily live news.
- FAST Channels: NOW TV customers can discover and enjoy over 20 free ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) channels as well as NOW TV Live channels including NBC News NOW, Sky News and the following genre-based channels from Xumo Play : Action Movies, Black Movies, Bollywood & Indian Movies, Comedy Movies, Comedy TV Shows, Crime TV Shows, Documentaries, Drama & Action TV Shows, Family Movies, Food TV Shows, Movies, Game Shows, Her Movies, Horror & Thriller, Kids TV, Reality TV, Sci-Fi – Sci-Fi & Fantasy Movies, Travel & Lifestyle TV & Westerns.
NOW TV customers can sign up and cancel at any time through Xfinity.com. At launch, NOW TV Live and Xfinity Stream’s FAST channel will be accessible through the Xfinity Stream app on supported devices, including Xfinity Flex, iOS, Android and Fire TV, as well as casting through Apple AirPlay and Google Chromecast.
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