October 13, 2017: Ncell Pvt Ltd. on Wednesday announced the launch of its exclusive partnership with iflix, the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets. Under this collaboration, all Ncell customers can enjoy up to three months unlimited access (worth Rs 900) to iflix’s world class service starting from Thursday (October 12).
During the three-month access period, Ncell customers will also be able to enjoy unlimited data for free from 12:00 am to 5:00 am, exclusively to stream and download shows on iflix. Ncell 4G users are entitled to get an additional two hours of data between 5:00 am and 5:00 pm for free to enjoy iflix.
“We are delighted to partner with iflix to offer world-class entertainment to our customers. After swiftly expanding 4G services to 19 cities across the country, this partnership with iflix is a testament to our commitment to contribute in making digital Nepal a reality, fulfilling growing demand of data and contents,” said Pranay Acharya, corporate services director of Ncell.
Alongside the launch of iflix, Ncell has also introduced a video pack for NPR 50, allowing customers to enjoy viewing any content on iflix for one hour with a validity of one day. Customers can purchase the video pack multiple times as per their requirement.
With over 220 studio and distributor partnerships worldwide, iflix offers subscribers the most extensive selection of iconic, critically acclaimed TV series and fan-favorite films both internationally and locally available in the region, including hit Hollywood titles Teen Wolf, Vikings, Rocky Balboa and Fargo, as well as highly anticipated Bollywood hits Piku, Heropanti and Krrish 3.
To mark the launch of iflix in Nepal, many of iflix’s most popular movies and TV shows will be offered with Nepali subtitles, with the aim of localizing the entire catalogue in the months to come.
“iflix is passionately focused on fulfilling the entertainment demands of local consumers. We are deeply committed to offering them a uniquely personalized and localized service with a vast selection of the world’s best TV shows and movies to stream or download on any device of their choice. We are thrilled to partner with Ncell, Nepal’s leading mobile network, for our launch here,” said iflix Nepal Country Lead Bhawana Ghimire.
Customers can simply download iflix app via Google Play and iOS Apple Store and register with their Facebook account or email. Standard data rate will be charged while downloading the app and viewing content. Customers can enjoy access to iflix on up to 5 devices, including phones, tablets, laptops, desktops, TVs and other connected devices, and watch shows on two different devices at the same time.
Ncell Pvt. Ltd. has been working in Nepal since 2004 as the first private mobile operator in the country. We provide services of international quality with a local touch. Most of our employees are Nepali and our services are designed to meet the needs of the local society. We are constantly working towards our goals of connecting everyone in Nepal through our network, providing high quality, modern and cost effective services and creating value for our customers and partners.
Ncell is a part of Axiata Group Berhad. Together with Axiata, Ncell is committed to contribute to the development of the country’s economy and infrastructure, building best-in-class networks and bringing people in the remotest areas of Nepal within the reach of communications.
Ncell has been serving more than 15.75 million Nepalese people.
iflix is the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets, offering users unlimited access to thousands of TV shows, movies and more. With a vast selection everyone’s favorite comedies, drama, K-drama, Turkish drama, Bollywood, Nollywood, cartoons, movies, live sports and more from Hollywood, the UK, Asia, The Middle East and Africa, iflix places the entertainment people want at their fingertips to either stream or download. For one low monthly fee, iflix subscribers can watch on their mobile phone, laptop, tablet, TV… wherever, whenever.
iflix is currently available to consumers in Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Brunei, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Myanmar, Vietnam, the Maldives, Kuwait, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, Egypt, Sudan, Cambodia, Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana and Nepal.