Saturday, 21 March 2009

Samsung Launches Movie Store for Mobile Phones

Samsung Mobile today launched Samsung Movies, a dedicated movie store for Samsung mobile phone users. Powered by Acetrax, the new store will allow customers to download and watch their favourite movies and TV shows whenever they like on compatible Samsung phones, laptops or PCs. Over 500 blockbusters such as The Dark Knight, RocknRolla and Ironman and hit TV series, including Gossip Girl, E.R. and Friends, can be downloaded and viewed on video enabled Samsung phones such as the new Samsung Tocco Ultra Edition. Customers will also be able to access TV shows with exclusive "first look"content.

The service, which can be accessed at will be rolled out initially in the UK and Germany before being available in other key European markets later in 2009.

Acetrax is a digital movie retailer, holding agreements with major movie studios as well as Independents and record labels. Acetrax?s platform enables brands across Europe to provide their own personalized movie download service on PCs, mobile devices and IP-enabled TVs.

The new service will launch with over 500 titles from top studios Warner Bros., Paramount, Universal and Momentum Pictures. By the end of the first quarter of 2009 a further 500 titles will be added, followed by an additional 1,000 movies and TV shows by the end of June 2009. There are also plans to expand this service to notebooks, mp3 and mp4 players and Samsung TVs. Samsung Movies start from �2.49 for 24 hour rental or from �4.99 to own.


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