Orange has launched a new TV App, designed specifically for the iPad, offering access to up to 21 live channels. Instant-access functions on the app include the day’s programme schedule, full-screen mode, channel zapping and information on future programmes. The app is available to download for free from the Apple store.
The app can be used by Orange customers with an Internet subscription, through the Orange Livebox, or as part of an Orange iPad subscription by 3G or Wi-fi from any box, regardless of Internet service provider. There is no requirement for an Orange TV subscription.
Packages range from a day pass at €8 to a monthly charge of €39.
The channels currently available are: TF1, France 2, France 3, France 5, Arte, Direct 8, TMC, NT1, NRJ12, France 4, Direct Star, TV5 Monde, France , LCP Public Sénat, BFM TV, i-Télé, LCI Mobile, France 24 français, CNN, Orange sport info, NRJ Hits.
Orange has said it will up the amount of channels to 60 in the near future.