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Leading Internet TV service, iflix, launched in Sri Lanka

‘Set to revolutionise the local TV watching experience, the world’s leading Internet TV service, iflix, launched in Sri Lanka on August 1, making its vast library of the latest and most popular global TV shows accessible to entertainment buffs across the country.

‘While there are currently several options available in the Lankan market for TV enthusiasts, iflix sets itself apart with a fantastic mix of localised and international content, great user-friendly interface and affordable payment schemes, a press release said.

It adds - ‘iflix’s world class service offers consumers thousands of first-run exclusives, award-winning TV shows, blockbuster movies, popular Asian content, kids programs and more, with each subscription providing users with unlimited access to the service on up to five devices, including phones, laptops, tablets, and television sets, for viewing wherever, whenever. iflix subscribers can also download TV shows and movies from iflix’s extensive library for offline viewing.

‘Firaz Markar, General Manager for iflix Sri Lanka, commented: "Sri Lanka has some of the highest rates of growth in smartphone adoption in the region. We are thrilled to make iflix’s world-leading, smartphone first Internet TV service and exceptional library of the best in international and local content to Sri Lankan consumers. We can’t wait for everyone in Sri Lanka to press play!"

‘With over 150 studio and distributor partnerships globally, iflix will offer a line-up of iconic favourites combined with the latest, most popular series, including The Mentalist, Teen Wolf, The Flash, Arrow, The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, Gotham, Supernatural, Jamie's 30 Minute Meals, Friends, The Big Bang Theory, Two and A Half Men, 2 Broke Girls and much more.

‘iflix further has exclusive premiere rights in the region to many top TV series including the critically acclaimed Robot, fan favourites Difficult People, Hunters, and the latest hit fantasy series, The Magicians.

‘Sri Lankans can now experience iflix’s world class service from the 1st of August, by registering at the company’s website, for a complimentary 30-day trial with full access to its features and content, with no credit card or payment details required for new subscribers, making it a breeze to sign up and enjoy an enhanced TV watching experience.

‘iflix is the world’s leading Internet TV service for emerging markets, offering users unlimited access to thousands TV shows, movies and more. With a vast selection of first run exclusives and award winning movies and shows, plus the best in local and regional programs, iflix places the entertainment people want at their fingertips to either stream or download. For one low monthly fee, iflix subscribers can watch on their mobile phone, laptop, tablet, TV… wherever, whenever.’