Telefónica, as the only Czech IPTV service provider, signed
an agreement with Disney for the rental distribution of
current movies through the O2 TV digital television
network. Telefónica will offer in its Videotéka (Video
Library) service movies launched by Disney in the Czech
Republic. O2 TV users may therefore rent brand new movies
from the renowned Hollywood Studio from September 5, using
the Video Library service.
" O2 TV viewers may watch a selection of
blockbusters that are released into DVD distribution from
the comfort of their homes at the same moment. From
September 5 we offer The Avengers, the third most
successful movie in the history of cinematography, both in
standard and high definition," said Ale Veselý,
Telefónica's Marketing Director - Households. All new
movies will be available through the Video Library for 3
Another treat that is now making its run through movie
theatres and that will be available to O2 TV's
customers already in December 2012 is the blockbuster
Brave. The Video Library will feature also popular
evergreens, such as the Pirates of the Caribbean
series, Toy Story series, Cars and other
popular Disney fairy tales. The latest production will thus
be supplemented with 50 audience favourites.
About O2 TV digital television
The O2 TV digital television service enables the viewers to
choose from interesting TV channels of their choice.
Individual channels may be combined into programme bundles,
with focus on sport, music, movies, series, children etc.
Additionally, O2 TV offers also the Videotéka virtual video
rental store, O2 TV Nahrávání recording service and the TV
Archive. Within O2's current offer, customers may get
O2 TV together with the Internet na doma Optimal (Home
Internet Optimal) tariff for just CZK 650 per month for one
year. The discounted offer is available for 12-month
subscription to both services.
Videotéka O2 TV (O2 TV Video Library) - virtual video
library as a part of the O2 TV service, available for 24/7.
Users have access to more than 500 movies and other content
from Hollywood and domestic studio production, divided into
several categories (brand new movies, blockbusters, fairy
talks, adventure movies, romantic movies and adult movies).
HD movies are available in the HD section.
More information is available at http://www.o2tv.cz.
About Telefónica Czech Republic
Telefónica Czech Republic, a.s.
tel: +420 606 02 02 02
Telefónica Czech Republic is a major integrated operator in
the Czech Republic. It is now operating almost eight
million lines, both fixed and mobile, making it one of the
world's leading providers of fully converged services. The
organization offers the most comprehensive portfolio of
voice and data services in this country. It is paying
special attention to the exploitation of the growth
potential, particularly in the data and Internet sector.
Telefónica Czech Republic operates the largest fixed and
mobile network including a 3rd generation network, CDMA
(for data), and UMTS, enabling voice, data and video
transmission. Telefónica Czech Republic launched a LTE
(Long Term Evolution) 4rd generation mobile communication
network as the first operator in the Czech Republic. The
new network offers the fastest available mobile Internet
nowadays. Telefónica Czech Republic is also a notable
provider of ICT services.
Telefónica is one of the world's largest telecommunications
operators by market capitalisation. Its activities are
centred mainly on the fixed and mobile telephony
businesses, while its broadband business is the key growth
driver underpinning both. It operates in 25 countries and
has a global customer base of 312 million. Telefónica's
growth strategy is focused on the markets in which it has a
strong foothold: Spain, Europe and Latin America.
Telefónica is a 100% private sector company with its shares
listed in Madrid and other stock exchanges and more than
1.5 million individual shareholders.