Quickflix & XBOX, Auckland, 21 May 2014: Quickflix, New Zealand’s leading movie and TV streaming service, today announces that it has launched on Xbox One.
Quickflix on Xbox One offers affordable subscription streaming of standard and high definition movies and TV shows, as well as premium latest release movies and current and recent TV drama series for a few dollars more, giving gaming and entertainment fans more ways to watch the content they love.
TV and movie streaming is growing rapidly among Kiwi consumers, with new state of the art entertainment devices like the Xbox One offering even greater choice and instant access to the best in entertainment content. Quickflix’s streaming service has been growing at over 20 per cent per quarter as new content and new devices are added to its platform. Microsoft has also seen a dramatic increase in fans engaging in video content, reporting more than 70 per cent of Xbox One owners using the platform to watch video content.*
Paddy Buckley, Managing Director Quickflix NZ said, “We’re delighted to extend our partnership with Microsoft even further and for Quickflix to be the first movie and TV subscription streaming service available on the Xbox One in New Zealand. We aim to offer Kiwis compelling alternatives to traditional television viewing and this launch gives Xbox One owners yet another way to watch great entertainment.”
Steven Blackburn, Xbox Business Lead for Microsoft New Zealand said, “Offering our fans Quickflix on Xbox One is a great addition to our growing entertainment catalogue. Fans were pleased to receive Quickflix on Xbox 360 and now Xbox One fans can enjoy the same offering.
“With Xbox One we have a vision to deliver the best games and entertainment. The addition of Quickflix helps us strengthen this offering and we’re sure people will enjoy the great line up of local and international content.”
Quickflix is available today on Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
*Xbox Live Data, May 2014
About Quickflix NZ
Quickflix is New Zealand’s premiere online streaming movie service offering a large catalogue of movies and TV series streamed instantly direct to PCs, Apple Macs and a wide range of smart TVs, game consoles, tablets and other connected devices. Quickflix offers an ‘all you can view’ subscription service and premium services for latest release movies and TV.