The Chennai-based Sun TV network has inked a content licensing deal with Reliance Jio to offer free access to its digital content on JioCinema. With this integration, Jio users can now watch the entire catalog of Sun NXT movies for free on JioCinema. As of now, Reliance Jio is offering two popular apps, Jio TV and JioCinema, to its users. The telecom operator is offering free access to Jio TV and JioCinema for its prepaid, postpaid and broadband subscribers. Jio users can now find a new SunNXT Superhits section in the mobile app and the website. JioCinema currently offers the best content available on any OTT app, beating the likes of Airtel Xstream Fiber and Vodafone Play.
JioCinema- Sun NXT integration: Everything you need to know
Reliance Jio has been offering two popular apps like Jio TV for watching Live TV channels and JioCinema for watching movies and the latest trailers in HD clarity. The telco has been offering complimentary access to JioCinema, Jio TV for its prepaid, postpaid and broadband customers. As of now, Jio TV it the leading Live TV channel with over 650 channels. On the other hand, SunNXT is the online video streaming platform owned and operated by Sun TV Network Limited and competes with the likes of Amazon Prime, Netflix, and ZEE5. The OTT service provider is limited to only movies and lags behind its rivals as it does not offer original shows. The SunNXT delivers the content in five regional languages that include Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, and Tamil languages.
The Sun NXT JioCinema partnership enables Jio users to have free access to South India’s biggest movie library in their regional language. As is the case with other OTT services, SunNXT is also a premium subscription model. While the monthly membership costs Rs 49, its yearly membership is priced at Rs 480. But with the Jio-SunNXT integration, the JioCinema users can now watch SUN TVs exclusive digital content for free.