Kwese’ on Mobile TV Service In Zimbabwe
When Econet launched Kwese’ TV they gave it a title The Game Changer, and now the company is proving that surely there are really changing the game, Econet has been bringing awesome ideas on the table where everyone can feast and be satisfied with what they offer.
When Econet introduced WiFi Zones no one actually knew what was it all about, for some they thought it was a money mongering strategy but NO it wasn’t, yesterday Kwese’ Tv launched a new service we never thought of, Kwese’ TV Everywhere.
With Kwese’ TV Everywhere you can tether your decoder channels to their mobile phones, yes Tether (tethering refers to connecting one device, such as a smartphone, TV or a tablet, to another, such as a laptop, to be able to share the internet connection (3G/4G LTE data connection) ).
“We are excited to launch the beginning of the Mobile TV experience we have been talking about, It marks the total convergence of our Telecommunications, Media, and Technology (TMT) business model,” said Econet Wireless Zimbabwe CEO Mr. Douglas Mboweni.
Mr. Mboweni said Kwese customers can access the service by downloading the Kwese App (from the Apple App Store or from Google Play) onto their smartphones or tablets and enter their account details that are only available to customers with a Kwese decoder.
Kwese’ TV Everywhere service, is set to give more choice to Kwese customers, will allow customers to use their mobile phones to watch the same channels on the go that are on their decoder at home. A Kwese decoder account comes with up to 5 TVE accounts, meaning five devices can connect to wirelessly to the decoder. This is where you start fully utilizing your Econet Wireless Wifi Zones.
The company is expanding Wi-Fi hotspot footprint into every public area in the country, including in colleges, shopping malls, and airports.
The launch of Kwese TV in Zimbabwe has already contributed to job creation, with more than 2.000 jobs created, along with many more opportunities created through the launch of the service. Econet is surely here to change our world.