Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), the world’s leading entertainment service, today announced that it will be joining other content service providers to participate in video data plans offered by Indonesian telecommunications companies BOLT!, XL Axiata, and Hutchinson 3.
Depending on which planthey opt for, consumers in Indonesia will be able to enjoy either an unlimited or designated amount of data-free streaming of their favorite shows and movies on Netflix, as well as video content from other participating companies, through one of these three mobile carriers, anytime, anywhere they want.
Netflix partners with BOLT!, XL Axiata and Hutchison 3 to make mobile streaming more affordable for Indonesian consumers.
“We’re thrilled to make Netflix more accessible to consumers in Indonesia through working with BOLT!, XL Axiata, and Hutchison 3,” said Tony Zameczkowski, VP of Business Development – Asia, at Netflix. “Ultimately, Netflix is all about giving consumers the control to watch their favourite shows and movies at home and on-the-go, and expanding these partnerships in Indonesia will delight consumers with the diversity of global content that Netflix has to offer.”
“BOLT is always innovating to keep up with consumer needs in today’s dynamic and ever- changing TV and entertainment landscape. We decided to join forces with Netflix because it offers quality blockbuster movies and TV shows, as well as exclusive original content. With BOLT’s Ultra Streaming package, we are able to offer affordable internet access for customers who wish to stream Netflix and other videos on their mobile devices,” said Billy Abe, Chief Product Officer at BOLT.
David Arcelus Oses, Chief Marketing Officer at XL Axiata, said, “With Netflix’s extensive content library of TV series and films, we are offering more mobile video streaming options for consumers through our 4G LTE and 3G networks, as part of our commitment to continuously improve and provide a better experience for our customers.”
“Video streaming is loved by our millennial subscribers and becoming the most popular service on our network. Entertainment should be fun and accessible, so we are very excited to have Netflix join our digital repertoire, which will give our subscribers more convenient access to Netflix’s vast library of premium global content.” said Dolly Susanto, Chief Commercial Officer at Hutchison 3 Indonesia.
Netflix is the world’s leading internet entertainment service with 125 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 140 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.