Millions of households can access Amazon Originals via the Prime Video app on the TiVo Platform
San Marcos, Texas – November 25, 2019 — Grande Communications, leading providers of high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services across the U.S., today announced the availability of the Amazon Prime Video app through the company’s TiVo set-top boxes. Pay-TV subscribers with an Amazon Prime membership can stream content via the Prime Video app on their TiVo devices.
This service enhancement adds to Grande’s already robust catalogue of streaming services such as Netflix, HBOGO, Hulu, and more. With the ability to stream award-winning Amazon Originals, hit movies and popular shows directly on TiVo and play specific titles through voice commands using the TiVo voice remote, Grande has enhanced customers’ experience. Integrated within the TiVo guide, customers can launch the Prime Video app directly from their TiVo set top box. Once logged into Prime Video on TiVo, the Prime Video app is as easy as pressing play.
“Grande continues to integrate innovative and convenient options for our customers, and this Amazon collaboration exemplifies our commitment to providing the latest and greatest for our customers,” said Chris Fenger, COO of Grande. “With the power of the Prime Video app now at our customers’ fingertips, customers with a Prime membership will be able to watch critically acclaimed Prime Video originals such as Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, all without the need for additional equipment.”
Through Grande’s fiber-rich network, customers will be able to stream Prime Video content through reliable, high-speed internet, with Gig internet with speeds up to 940 Mbps. By providing these advanced telecommunications services and strategic partnerships, Grande will maintain high customer satisfaction while attracting potential new subscribers. These streaming services offered directly through the TiVo platform reinforce Grande’s position as leaders in the industry and commitment to offering a rich home entertainment service with excellent customer support.
A compatible TiVo box, internet services and an Amazon Prime membership are required to support this functionality. To learn more and sign up, visit Grande.
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Grande Communications is a Texas-based broadband communications company that offers a full suite of internet, TV, and phone services for residential and business customers through its state-of-the-art, high-capacity, hybrid fiber-optic network. Since its launch 18 years ago, Grande has offered Texans a real choice in entertainment and communications services plus outstanding local customer and technical support Grande proudly serves the following communities: Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, San Marcos, Corpus Christi (including Calallen and Annaville), Midland, Odessa, Greater Temple and Waco. 1 gigabit internet is now available in all serviceable areas to both home and business customers. For more information, visit mygrande.com, like Grande Communications on Facebook, or follow @grandecom on Twitter.
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