DIRECTV GO, the New OTT Service, is Now available on the Roku Platform in Chile, Colombia and Peru
Roku users will now be able to easily stream linear content and live programming, including sports, movies and TV series
Roku announced that the DIRECTV GO, a unique over-the-top (OTT) entertainment experience, is now available as of today on the Roku streaming platform in Chile, Colombia and Peru. Through the DIRECTV GO channel, Roku customers will be now able to enjoy linear and live programming and On Demand, including movies and the best TV series in high definition.
“We are pleased with the addition of DIRECTV GO to the Roku platform, allowing our users to enjoy hundreds of channels, including live sports, news and TV series,” said Yulia Poltorak, Director of International Content Distribution at Roku. “Our goal is to bring streaming to everyone and an important part of that is by offering the best, local content via key services such as DIRECTV GO.”
DIRECTV GO offers a unique entertainment experience with the best series, documentaries, live content and movies to watch on their Roku devices. It also offers complete sports coverage and DIRECTV Sports content, such as LaLiga Santander, Ligue 1 Conforama and the German Cup (DFB Pokal), and the best national soccer team competitions (UEFA Nations League, UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers, FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019). Moreover, the best of basketball with broadcasts such as the Euroleague Basketball.
Roku users can find the DIRECTV GO channel in the Roku Channel Store located on the home screen of their device. DIRECTV GO is available in Chile, Colombia and Peru. Anyone can subscribe* to a monthly plan exclusively with the streaming platform at www.directvgo.com.
Also, consumers who already subscribe to the DIRECTV in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, receive DIRECTV GO at no additional cost. Now all DIRECTV prepaid and postpaid clients will now have access to DIRECTV GO on the Roku platform.
Roku users will now be able to enjoy top channels such as TNT, Animal Planet, AXN, Cartoon Network, CINEMAX, Discovery, Discovery Kids, Disney Channel and ESPN on DIRECTV GO. The On Demand programming catalog includes series such as "Big Little Lies," “Euphoria,” "Chernobyl" and "Game of Thrones" (from HBO), "The Handmaid's Tale" and “Killing Eve” (from Paramount), “NOS4A2” (from AMC) and movies like “Deadpool 2,” “Bohemian Rhapsody” (FOX Premium) and “The Meg” and “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation” (from HBO).
OnDIRECTV programming with series such as "Fargo," “Discovery of Witches,” “Mrs. Wilson,” “Save me,” “Patrick Melrose,” and “Side Games (Todo por el Juego),” movies, documentaries, concerts and the most important talk shows in the United States such as "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", are also available on DIRECTV GO.
Roku devices are available for sale at major retail stores in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Peru.