Comcast Launches Xfinity Streaming Service For Older Content

Streampix will be added to Xfinity triple-play packages as well as separately for $4.99 a month as a subscription video-on-demand offering; the plan is to eventually make the service available on Xbox 360 and Android devices. It will feature shows like 30 Rock, Lost and Married … With Children as well as kids programming as part of new content licensing deals. Here’s the gist of the release:

PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 21, 2011 – Comcast today announced the launch of Xfinity Streampix™, a new subscription video service that enables Xfinity video customers to instantly view favorite movies and TV shows in and out of the home, including numerous past seasons of current hit shows and full series, to multiple screens and devices including TVs (as a subscription On Demand folder), online platforms and mobile devices. This new service complements the 75,000 TV shows and movies currently available on Xfinity On Demand, XfinityTV.com and through the Xfinity TV app. To launch Streampix, Comcast has entered into licensing agreements with leading movie studios and programming providers including Disney-ABC Television Group*, NBCUniversal, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros. Digital Distribution and Cookie Jar and built a line-up of top-rated content, which is available starting this week. (more…)

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