SMART has just launched GigaPlay, a new and handy streaming app especially developed to bring a suite of sports and entertainment content to subscribers for free. Now downloadable on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, GigaPlay especially curated live and on-demand content that are optimized to stream seamlessly on the country’s fastest mobile network.
The app is available to all SMART Prepaid, SMART Postpaid, TNT, and SMART Bro subscribers, who only have to connect to their mobile data, select the video they want on the GigaPlay app, and watch it to their heart’s content anytime and anywhere.
“We Filipinos know what we want when it comes to streaming and through GigaPlay, we want to make it simple and easy for Filipinos to access and watch what they love, powered by the country’s fastest mobile network. GigaPlay builds on our efforts to enable our subscribers to live the GigaLife, with all their digital needs and the latest technology right at their fingertips,” said Jane J. Basas, SVP and Head of Consumer Wireless Business at SMART.
For its initial salvo, GigaPlay will feature the Philippine-exclusive stream of the annual iHeartRadio Music Festival 2021, which includes performances by Billie Eilish, Coldplay, Dua Lipa, J Cole, Khalid, Maroon 5, and other top artists on Sept. 18 and 19, from 10:30 am onwards on both days.
GigaPlay will also feature yet another Philippine-exclusive stream of the upcoming KCON:TACT HI 5 virtual concert happening on Sept. 18 to 26, which includes performances by today’s biggest K-Pop artists, including MAMAMOO, AB6IX, PARK JIHOON, ATEEZ, and many more, as well as the weekly Korean music show M Countdown every Thursday at 5:00 PM.
For avid basketball fans, GigaPlay is set to stream the ongoing 46th season of PBA Philippine Cup and the forthcoming NBA season via NBA TV live.
The new streaming app will also broadcast the next seasons of the UAAP games and the PVL.
Aside from live concerts and sports, SMART subscribers may also stream on-demand content like the Hallyu Hangouts featuring Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin, reruns of key events from the recent Tokyo Olympics, FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers and Olympic Qualifying Tournament, and the recently concluded PVL Open Conference. Subscribers can also catch NBA content 24/7 with access to NBA TV Philippines inside GigaPlay.