iROKO TV: PANASONIC Unveils World’s First Nollywood Smart TV Application


PANASONIC Ltd: As part of efforts to serve its customers with products that are not only locally fit, but tailor-made to suit every requirement, Panasonic has unveiled the world’s First Nollywood Smart TV App – iROKOTV TV in Nigeria for its Smart VIERA TV’s.   The new iROKOtv App is designed to provide Panasonic Smart VIERA TV users with a catalogue of 5000+ Nollywood movies. iROKOtv has been dubbed as the ‘Netflix of Africa’ as it is one of the first VOD platforms for the continent. iROKOtv app has approximately one million uniques visiting the site every month from 178 countries around the world. The special feature of the app disables geo-lock facility enabling easy access to content from anywhere in the world. iROKOtv users can watch their preferred content from anywhere across the globe. SEE MORE AFTER CUT>>>

iROKOtv app operates a premium model; 95 per cent of the site is free to watch. However, there is also an option for subscription service called iROKOtv PLUS where for $5 a month, users are the first to access brand new Nollywood movies and iROKOtv app releases 3 new movies every single week.

Commenting on the association with Panasonic, Head of Business Development for iROKOtv said, Mr. Adi Nduka-Agwu, said: “We are very happy to have collaborated with one of the world’s leading electronics manufacturers and this exclusive partnership between Panasonic and iROKOtv symbolises a new era for Nollywood movie distribution.”

According to him, “We have the most comprehensive Nollywood movie catalogue on the planet and it is only right that we house our movies on the best distribution platforms, hence our decision to work with market leader, Panasonic, to develop and launch the world’s first Nollywood Smart TV App.” Smart VIERA Users worldwide, he said, would have the same awesome user experience and access to all the features as they do when logging, and that they would be able to stream movies directly onto their TVs.
The new iROKOtv apps are currently available for all Panasonic Smart VIERA users across Nigeria, Nduka-Agwu said.
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