Comcast has announced impressive growth of its TV Everywhere services. In just over a year’s time the company has more than doubled its catalogue of live streaming networks on the Xfinity TV Go app and website to more than 70 channels. Among the list of recently added networks now available include: AMC, BBC America, FOX Deportes, MOVIEPLEX, Showtime, Univision Deportes and The Weather Channel. The new offerings extend the growing list of current TV programming available to watch live, a
Comcast saw significant growth and adoption of TV Everywhere in 2014 and that momentum continues into 2015. More than thirty per cent of Xfinity TV customers using TV Everywhere monthly to tune into their favourite networks on-the-go, averaging about 20 per cent growth year over year. Moreover, the average viewer consumed more than seven hours per month on Xfinity TV Go, up nearly 40 per cent from the same time last year. Available for Android and Apple devices, the Xfinity TV Go app has been downloaded more than 11 million times.
“2014 was a banner year for TV Everywhere highlighted by marquee sporting events that provided a fantastic platform for driving education and awareness around the TV Everywhere services our customers receive as part of their subscription,” said Vito Forlenza, senior director of TV Everywhere content and product strategy at Comcast Cable. “We broke records during several events like the Sochi Olympics and the World Cup and continue to build momentum in 2015 as we provide more access to more content across platforms.”