Vodafone Idea Customers Can Now Watch Sun Nxt Content for Free

Customers have to download Vodafone Play or Idea Movies & TV app to enjoy the content

Highlights
  • Vodafone Idea becomes the first telecom operator to partner with Sun NXT
  • Sun NXT is an OTT service of Sun Networks India and it offers wide-range of South India content for free to Vodafone Idea customers

Vodafone Idea, the recently merged telecom service provider, today inked a deal with Sun TV Network’s OTT platform, Sun NXT. As part of this partnership, Vodafone Idea customers can watch the entire content of Sun NXT for free on the Vodafone Play and Idea Movies and TV applications. For the unaware, Sun NXT possibly has the best regional content of South India states. If you’re from any of the South India states, then you’re lucky as the entire content of Sun NXT will be available for free to watch. This is the first time a telecom operator has inked a deal with Sun NXT. Earlier, Bharti Airtel and Jio partnered with ZEE5 and offering free content through Airtel TV and JioCinema applications. Now, Vodafone Idea is strengthing its content portfolio with Sun NXT partnership.

Vodafone Idea- Sun NXT Deal Details

As noted, Vodafone Idea customers can now watch the content of Sun NXT for free via Vodafone Play and Idea Movies & TV applications. Vodafone is offering free Vodafone Play subscription with all its unlimited combo prepaid plans and RED postpaid plans, while Idea Cellular customers can also access Idea Movies & TV app for free by recharging any unlimited combo plan or subscribing to any Idea Nirvana postpaid plan.

“Sun TV Network’s OTT platform, Sun NXT, caters to Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam audiences having over 50,000+ hours of content and will now be accessible to Vodafone Idea customers,” said Vodafone Idea in a press statement. This partnership will offer Vodafone Idea’s customers access to Sun NXT’s exclusive digital content for free via the respective applications mentioned above.

Alternatively, Sun NXT offers one month of subscription at Rs 49 per month, but the Android app is still in nascent stages and lacks most of the basic functionalities. These days, customers are increasingly looking forward to entertainment in regional languages, and through this partnership, Vodafone Idea has widened its bouquet of regional content through Sun NXT.

As part of this deal, both Vodafone Play and Idea Movies & TV apps will get Sun NXT’s 30+ Live TV channels, 4000+ movies and a huge repository of TV shows, music videos and short format content. And yes, Vodafone Idea is first in the industry to launch the partnership with Sun NXT for the entire catalogue including movies.

The customers will be able to access top TV channels like Sun TV, Gemini TV, Udaya TV, Surya TV and many other such channels and also popular movies and top-rated TV shows across the four languages on Sun NXT.

“When it comes to content, we are singularly focused on providing entertainment to our customers keeping in mind their consumption, language and culture. We believe that video and vernacular are the new growth drivers in digital content consumption today, especially in markets of South India. Regional content creates affinity amongst the consumers. We are delighted to partner with Sun TV Network to provide enriched entertainment to our customers by offering high-quality regional content on Vodafone & Idea’s Mobile apps,” said Sashi Shankar, Chief Marketing Officer, Vodafone Idea Limited said on the partnership.

Vodafone Play Offers More Than 300 Live TV Channels

Talking about Vodafone India’s OTT application, it offers more than 300 Live TV channels, over 9500 movies in 16 different languages along with a huge catalogue of original web series and International TV Shows across all genres. The Vodafone Play app has been downloaded by more than ten million users, but the count will surely increase with the addition of Sun NXT’s content.

Idea Movies & TV Currently Offers More Than 400 Live TV Channels

Moving onto the Idea Movies & TV application, it has been downloaded by more than ten million users and offers content in various languages. Idea Cellular customers will get access to 8500+movies, 400+Live TV Channels and various other TV shows. Additionally, customers downloading the app for the first time will also get 512MB of free data after signing in.

Read more on:

Chakri is a go-to guy for your next smartphone recommendation. Back in his engineering days, he used to play with smartphones by installing custom ROMs and that passion got him into the tech industry. He still goes nuts about a smartphone knocking his door for review. Currently managing everything at Telecom Talk, Chakri is trying to master PUBG Mobile in his free time.

5
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
2 Comment threads
3 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
3 Comment authors
YashThamilan daaRanji Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Yash
Yash

he is still sad because he wants to watch all these channels on his fav. bsnl 2g(not VIL) which is having best coverage in mettupalyam to conoor tunnels 😛

Thamilan daa
Thamilan daa

FYI : Only BSNL provides 3G there and not your useless jio and avoid.

Yash
Yash

your life just rounds in that tunnel i suppose!

Yash
Yash

Yeah, other provide 4g services.

Ranji
Ranji

But they have removed other contents also. Flash and Big Bang Theory is missing

Recent Posts

BSNL Starts Offering VoLTE Service in Select Circles, Public Rollout Expected to Happen Next Quarter

BSNL has been testing 4G services with its existing spectrum across all its major circles. In fact, in most parts...

Airtel TV vs JioTV: Which is the Best Live TV Service App Right Now?

Reliance Jio brought a massive disruption in the telecom industry when it landed on the playing field in 2016. Since...

Xiaomi Mi LED TV 4A Pro 43-inch Review: Android TV, Chromecast and Much More on Budget

Xiaomi’s products have taken the Indian market by storm. When it comes to smartphones, there is no other company which...