There are more and more entertainment platforms, and a new option wants to expand its presence in the market: DirecTV Go. Announced as “a unique entertainment experience,” DirecTV Go is streaming service over-the-top (OTT) by Vrio. It combines linear, live and On Demand programming channels, in addition to premium programming options with the best series, documentaries, live content and movies to watch online, as well as the most complete sports coverage and content of DirecTV Sports and OnDirecTV.The new platform is targeting Spanish-speaking markets internationally, expanding its coverage as time goes by. After it was launched in Chile and Colombia in November 2018, through a monthly subscription plan, in June 2019 extended its reach for subscribers of the DirecTV satellite television service in Argentina, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay.
The service DirecTV Go is available at no additional cost to subscribers of DirecTV in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay, thanks to an agreement between Vrio and the satellite television service providers.In addition, it was announced that as of August 8, anyone in Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay can also enjoy DirecTV GO with a monthly subscription plan.
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What can you find on DirecTV Go?
The OTT DirecTV Go service offers an entertainment experience with the best series, documentaries, live content and movies to watch online, and also has the most complete coverage for sports lovers through DirecTV Sports. It also presents team competitions, such as UEFA Nations League, the Eurocopa 2020 qualifiers, the U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019, and the Euroleague of basketball.
Users will be able to access their favorite programming through any compatible digital device with Internet connection, such as phones, tablets, laptops, computers, smart TVs, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and Android TV.
“DirecTV Go is an innovative and unique service thanks to the combination of programming, flexible access, and reach in multiple markets in Latin America. Users showed that they want to have access at any time and from any device, be it a series, a movie, a live channel or a football game, and DirecTV Go satisfies these preferences through a unique platform, said Marcus Owenby , AVP Product Marketing Management, Vrio Corp.
For On Demand content, the streaming platform allows you to pause and continue on the same or another device. It also provides the possibility of watching the programming on two devices at the same time with the same account, in an easy, simple and fast way. This experience is complemented with online customer service available 24 hours a day.
With DirecTV Go, users do not need a traditional pay-TV subscription, a decoder, a satellite antenna, a cable connection or an annual contract to enjoy their favorite programming. For more information, prices and details, you can visit the official website of the company. In addition, you can try the service for free for a week.
Availability on Roku
The service is already available on the Roku streaming platform in Chile, Colombia and Peru, which means that if you have a Roku device, you can access live and on-demand content, including sports, movies and TV series in high definition. In Argentina, users who already have a DirecTV subscription will also have access to DirecTV GO on Roku.
It should be remembered that, since the end of June, the service is open for DirecTV customers in Argentina, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay. Also, since August 2019, it will be available directly to any user who wants to enjoy their programming in Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay, completing the availability of this service for all consumers in five countries in Latin America: Chile, Colombia, Ecuador Peru and Uruguay