iflix Goes Live in Sri Lanka


KUALA LUMPUR: As iflix continues to grow its footprint, the internet-TV service for emerging markets has launched in Sri Lanka.

Starting today, consumers can sign up for a 30-day free trial via iflix’s website. Those who sign up will have unlimited access to thousands of TV shows, including The Flash, Arrow, Gotham, The Big Bang Theory and more. They will also be able to watch movies and other programming on all devices.

A subscription to iflix includes unlimited access to the internet-TV service’s library of first-run, exclusive shows, award-winning series, blockbuster movies, kids’ programs, and local and regional content. Subscribers have the ability to download TV shows and movies to their phones, tablets or other mobile devices for access to content while offline. iflix subscribers can also share their subscription with family or friends and watch content on two different devices at the same time.

Firaz Markar, the general manager for iflix in 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 [available] to Sri Lankan consumers. We can’t wait for everyone in Sri Lanka to press play!”

In addition to Sri Lanka, iflix is available in Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia.