In an exclusive event, PLDT announced the newest addition to its streaming device offerings, the Roku-powered TVolution Lite, turning your digital TV into a digital entertainment powerhouse.
For only PhP99 per month, the device is available as an add-on service for PLDT Home Fibr Plan subscribers. Now Sleeker and Thinner, it offers a more dynamic and effortless user experience.
Don’t let its size fool you, as the TVolution Lite is the perfect device to stream and watch videos. All you have to do is plug into your HDMI-capable TV, connect to the Internet, activate the device, and enjoy your access to thousands of shows and movies. It also comes with a handy remote control, with dedicated buttons for Netflix, Cignal, iflix, and YouTube.
“The new PLDT Home TVolution Lite powered by Roku® bolsters our commitment to Filipino families, who now have more reason to bond at home with convenient access to amazing video content from our world-leading partners like Netflix, Cignal, iflix, Fox+ and YouTube.”
– Oscar A. Reyes, Jr., Senior Vice President and Head of Consumer Business Market Development for PLDT and Smart.
Partnering Netflix for Christmas Joy
PLDT also partnered with Netflix for a special screening of “The Christmas Chronicles,” a Netflix original film produced by Chris Columbus, and directed by Clay Kaytis. It tells the story of Santa Claus (played by Kurt Russell), who goes on a fun and exciting adventure with two siblings who crashed his sleigh.
Netflix also announced “Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle,” which is inspired by the classic tale of the Jungle Book, and brings an all-star cast featuring Freida Pinto, Andy Serkis, Benedict Cumberbatch and Cate Blanchett for a heart-warming story set in a lush, visually arresting jungle.
Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.