The channel aggregator is launching on both Xbox One and Xbox S with 100 live and on demand channels and TVPlayer Plus offering a further 25 premium channels for a monthly £5.99 (€7). This includes Discovery Channel, TLC, Eurosport 1 and History. A catch-up service is also available.
Rob Hodgkinson, Chief Operating Officer of TVPlayer, said: “We are pleased to announce that our fast-growing audience will now be able to enjoy our premium content on the Xbox. Games consoles, which generate over a third of all video views, represent a key pillar in our platform strategy. Xbox is the first games console to launch with TVPlayer and we anticipate further launches over the coming months.”
Founded in 2014, TVPlayer has over 1 million active users and over 3 million app downloads in the UK. The TV viewing platform is already available across a range of devices, including desktop, iOS, Android, Windows 10, Amazon Fire Stick, Apple TV and Samsung TV.