4oD Catch Up Comes To Samsung Smart TVs


UK TV Network Channel 4 have released their catch-up TV service 4oD on Samsung Smart TV’s. Viewers with a Samsung connected TV can download it via the app store for free and start watching.

4od-samsung-smart-tvSpeaking for Channel 4, Sarah Milton, head of video on demand said, “We’re pleased to be able to extend the availability of 4oD, our successful video on demand service, to Samsung’s Smart TVs as we continue to widen the reach of Channel 4 content onto key platforms.”

She continued, “Smart TV owners will now be able to catch up with recent popular Channel 4 programmes and access many shows from Channel 4′s vast archive spanning 30 years of broadcasting – on demand via their television.”

The 4oD app can be downloaded to Samsung Smart TVs made in 2012 and until now. The app which was recently launched for Sky viewers gives access to channel 4 content on-demand.

Speaking for Samsung UK, Vice President of Consumer Electronics, Robert King said, ”The new addition of 4oD to the Samsung Smart Hub  not only strengthens our catch up offering, it also provides our customers with even more choice for their television viewing. From popular dramas through to classics from the last three decades, customers will be guaranteed thousands of viewers hours of entertainment all complemented by Samsung’s premium picture quality and revolutionary product design.”

Shows such as Shows like Drop the Dead Donkey, FacejackerFather Ted and Peep Show can be watched on Samsung Smart TV’s for thirty days as well as a selection of archived content.

2 Comments

  1. Addie
    Addie April 8, 2013 at 4:27 am

    What the hell is the point of a smart tv when it takes years to get a selection of catchup services that are all freely available on a pc or tablet? No wonder the market is on the floor.

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