All-new Dialog TV ViU HUB goes live

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For the first time in Sri Lanka, Dialog Television has introduced a state-of-the-art all-in-one media and satellite decoder with Wi-Fi connectivity, the Dialog TV ViU HUB. 

Viewers can enjoy 1000s of hours of local and international movies, TV series and tele-dramas via Video on Demand and uninterrupted access to some of the most highly sought-after local and international content libraries including Vinode, AXN, Sony, the HBO movie library and Dialog Television will continue to add more international content to give viewers access to some of the world’s best video content. 

Don’t miss out on your favourite moment or program with Rewind TV, Catch Up TV and Personal Video Recording features. Rewind up to two hours of any program of your choice to re-live it as many times as you want. This is ideal for sports lovers as they can play, pause and rewind their favourite goals, runs, tries and knockout moments.

With the Catch Up TV feature it allows viewers to watch programs they missed up to 72 hours later at the click of a button. On the occasions viewers are out of home and need to record a program, the Personal Video Recording (PVR) feature provides the ability to schedule program recordings onto a USB or an external hard drive and watch it whenever they like.

Additionally, the Dialog TV ViU HUB comes with a special companion mobile app, the Dialog TV Hub App to manage TV viewing with ease – via any smartphone or tab. Customers can simply download the Dialog TV Hub app from Google Play Store or Apple App Store to any smart device (mobile phone or tab).

Features on the app include the ability to watch two channels at the same time i.e. watch any LIVE TV channel on a smart device screen whilst watching another channel on TV. Users can also listen to the audio of a program through ear phones or headset via the smart device whilst watching the picture on TV allowing the viewer and the rest of the household complete privacy. No more hunting down the TV remote control as the Smart Remote Control feature on the app replaces the need for a physical TV remote. 

The Picture in Picture facility on the Dialog TV ViU HUB allows viewers to watch two different channels on the same screen and even switch between these channels. Moreover, the Parental Control feature gives parents peace of mind with enhanced control over the content their children watch.  This option allows parents to block selected channels or limit them to a specified viewing time with the use of a secure password.

The Dialog TV ViU HUB gives you the convenience of setting a channel list of personal favourites with the option of navigating the menu in the language of your  choice (Sinhala, Tamil or English),with the trilingual language feature. The advanced hybrid technology of the Dialog TV ViU HUB is geared to ensure that customers enjoy an uninterrupted viewing experience during any loss of satellite signal by automatically switching to an IP service to continue with the broadcast.

The Dialog TV ViU HUB decoder is given free of charge to Post-paid customers who have currently activated the Dialog Television HD Pack. To upgrade to the Dialog TV ViU HUB decoder, viewers can activate the HD Channel Pack at Rs. 690+ taxes per month through the Dialog Selfcare App or to activate via SMS, type ON <space> Dialog Television Account Number <space> 1001 and SMS to 679 from a Dialog mobile or to 0770 679 679 from any other mobile network.

Dialog Television is Sri Lanka’s undisputed leader in digital satellite PAY TV entertainment, providing customers the best value and viewing via strategic partnerships with the best of global content providers. Dialog Television is proud to bring the best in sports entertainment to over 900,000 customers at home with Post-paid packages as low as Rs. 549 per month and Prepaid packages from as low as Rs. 6 per day.  Dialog Television is the leading player in the pay TV market in Sri Lanka and broadcasts more than 130 channels inclusive of 9HD channels under a variety of genres from sports, action to comedy and edutainment.