Samsung is adding its Samsung TV Plus streaming service to smartphones of the line Galaxy. The app, present on the brand’s smart TVs, carries a small catalog of live and on-demand content for South Korean consumers.
Starting this Wednesday (23), the Samsung TV Plus will be available on Galaxy Store and at Google Play Store “to a selected list of smartphones Galaxy”. The app will introduce the same new features already present in the smart TV version for mobile phones: 135 traditional TV “channels” — among them, CBSN, Cheddar, NewsNOW and Bloomberg TV+ — and a catalog of series, reality shows and various other programs for follow any event whenever you want.
According to the Android Police, Samsung’s service has similar features to the Pluto TV and Plex app, services that offer TV shows and live streams from a variety of channels over the internet. In Brazil, the proposal is similar to the SKY Online model, where there is a catalog of films, series and programs already contracted in the contracted plan.
You smartphones compatible with the service will be: Samsung Galaxy S10; Galaxy S20; Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 20. For now, the app is exclusive to residents of the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, South Korea and Thailand. No payment or credit card registration is required to download and follow TV channels on Samsung TV Plus.