Foxtel Play has now been added to Xbox One games consoles and Sony smart TVs.
From today, Xbox One owners can download the Foxtel Play app to their console from the Xbox marketplace.
Foxtel Executive Director of Sales and Marketing, Ed Smith, said, “like any dramatic cliff-hanger, we’ve pulled out all the stops to bring Foxtel Play to Xbox One just in time for new and die-hard fans to get in on all of the action of today’s season opener of Game of Thrones. From today, it couldn’t be easier for Xbox One owners, eager to be a part of this epic drama, to sign up, connect and enjoy all of the latest intrigue that kicks off in a few short hours.”
“Xbox is always striving to ensure our Australian users have the best entertainment experience, so we’re thrilled to be bringing the Foxtel Play app to Xbox One. We have had a long association with Foxtel Play on Xbox 360, now Xbox One users can enjoy both watching and playing Game of Thrones at the same time, ensuring that they have the very best experience with the content they love,” said Jeremy Hinton, Business Lead at Xbox Australia.
Meanwhile Sony smart TV owners with a 2014 model can now download the Foxtel Play app from the Sony Entertainment Network.
Foxtel Play enables customers with a broadband connection to stream and watch programs via eligible Sony, Samsung and LG Smart TVs, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 & 4, selected Samsung Blu-Ray and home theatre systems and PC and Mac computers. Foxtel Play customers can also access content on selected smart phones and tablets by downloading the Foxtel Go app.