Apple Inc is aiming for a new digital video service that will offer original content to its iPad and iPhone owners free of cost, CNBC claimed this week, mentioning individuals well aware with the issue. The service will also have subscription channels, which will permit users to log in for online-only services similar to those from Starz and HBO, the report claimed.
Apple, which has been grappling to attain ground for its TV services, aims to make an entry of the revamped application in early 2019. Apple refused to answer to media questions in an interview.
Speaking of video streaming by Apple, the recent times saw one of the largest agreements in the world of video content streaming when Apple inked a multi-year and unique content affiliation with Oprah Winfrey. As fraction of this affiliation, Winfrey and Apple will produce original programs that hold her unparalleled capability of linking with audiences all over the world.
According to a media report, which quotes one TV official who has had a word with Apple, the Cupertino-located tech behemoth aims to trade a standalone subscription to its original shows, priced less than Netflix. The standard offering of Netflix in the U.S. has a price tag of $11 per month. The report also rumors that the iPhone-manufacturer might make all or some of the content accessible for free for consumers of Apple’s TV application.
For those who are not aware, Apple has been operating on its streaming platform for a long period now. In 2017, it inked bigwigs such as Reese Witherspoon, Steven Spielberg, and Jennifer Aniston. But most of the information is under shadows and according to the industry rumors it will not be out until the 2019’s spring. The content streaming market in India has attained momentum in the last few years with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video ruling.
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