The SKY On Demand boxSKY gives cable TV viewing in the country a boost as it launches its all-new SKY On Demand box that promises to give Filipino families a better TV viewing experience.
As a first-of-its-kind HD digibox in the Philippines, the SKY On Demand box allows subscribers to enjoy premium cable TV channels and stream shows and movies with its built-in access to Netflix, YouTube, and SKY On Demand, its online streaming service exclusive to SKY subscribers.The SKY On Demand box also promises convenience for subscribers as they no longer have to switch from one gadget to another to watch their favorite shows.
Claudia Suarez, business unit head of SKY’s Consumer Product Group, says the SKY On Demand box matches the needs of consumers in the digital era, making it relevant product in Filipino homes.
“Online viewing is gaining ground in the Philippines given the growing internet penetration over the past three years. However, research shows that Filipinos still enjoy watching content on TV, whether for legacy delivery of TV programs from cable boxes or streamed via the internet. It is still an enjoyable family bonding activity. The new SKY On Demand box simplifies this viewing experience of Filipinos by enabling content preferences to be accessible on TV using just one device,” she says.
Suarez adds that the SKY On Demand box also serves as the company’s way of giving back to SKYcable’s loyal subscribers.
“SKYcable would not be SKYcable without the trust of our subscribers. We are constantly innovating so we can give our SKY kapamilya a convenient and highquality viewing experience whether on cable or online streaming services,” she elaborates.
Besides the new built-in features and a multifunction personal video recorder or PVR, the SKY On Demand box boasts of an enhanced user interface, a built-in TV guide and a picture-in-picture or PIP function where users can monitor a different channel on a smaller screen while watching another channel on the same TV.
SKY subscribers with the SKY On Demand box may also download from the App Store and Google Play the SKY On Demand Box Remote app that enables private listening, among other features.
The SKY On Demand box is initially available for as low as P1,999. For more information, visit mysky.com.ph/sodbox.