Presto, Australia’s leading entertainment streaming service, is set to move into Australian living rooms with its latest offer; Google Chromecast. Google announced today that Chromecast will go on sale in Australia. This will also begin Presto’s entry into household TV screens.
News that the entertainment service will now also be available in selected Android tablets also broke out. With this development, more people will now have access to Presto’s premium ‘all-you-can-eat’ movies service. Beginning in July, Presto will be offered on Google Chromecast and selected Android tablets. For only $19.99 a month, users can access content from Foxtel Movies channels which boasts an updated collection of great films without any commercial interruption.
Presto and Google Chromecast
According to Shaun James, Director Presto & VOD, “we’ve had a great response from customers since we launched Presto. Our customers are really enjoying the unparalleled access to the quality and recency of movie titles available within a Presto subscription. There simply isn’t any other Australian movie service offering the quality of movies all included for one low monthly subscription price.” He added, “Today that offer is even more compelling as we announce plans to bring Presto to the big screen in our customers’ living rooms via Google Chromecast. What’s more, we’re also making the move to Android devices to continue our push to make Presto accessible to as many people as possible.”
Blockbuster favourites like Monsters University, Fast & Furious 6, The Great Gatsby, Elysium and World War Z are all included in the present Presto movie line-up. Presto subscribers can have access to all of these titles and more. In June and July, a lineup of movie hits which includes Grown Ups 2, The Hangover Part 3, Man of Steel and The Croods and a great collection of past favourites will be offered to the service.
Without any lock-in contract and need to buy through a basic tier, subscribers can connect to Presto in minutes. They are free to come and go from the service on a monthly basis. New customers can get Presto for just $4.99* in their first month as a special offer.
Movies on Presto
Presto’s home screen features an intuitive interface. It offers the best in local and international movies including curated collections, recommendations and critics’ reviews from Rotten Tomatoes. Presto can be accessed by its subscribers through PC, Mac and iOS tablets. Beginning in July, they can access this service in their living rooms using Google Chromecast along with a number of Android devices.
Movies from all eight Foxtel Movies live channels including: Foxtel Movies Comedy, Foxtel Movies Disney, Foxtel Movies Premiere, Foxtel Movies Thriller, Foxtel Movies Action, Foxtel Movies Romance, Foxtel Movies Masterpiece and Foxtel Movies Family are available in Presto. The users of this service can also access on demand movies from these channels. All the movies in this service can be viewed without any commercial interruption.
The best movies from all the major studios and key independents including MGM, Paramount Pictures, Roadshow Films, NBCUniversal, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox, The Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Studiocanal, Transmission, Films Entertainment One Films Australia and ICON are offered on Foxtel Movies.