First mobile TV platform launches in HK

November 26, 2012

China Mobile Hong Kong has announced the launch of "UTV", its cross-network multi-platform mobile TV service. The service uses DivX Plus Streaming technology, and 'Streamphony' - a cloud technology developed by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - to optimize picture quality and speed of content delivery. Users can access the platform via mobile apps to watch K-pop videos, local movies, wildlife documentaries, and viewer-generated content. The service offers both free and paid programming.