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Videocon d2h Launches Viacom 18's English Entertainment Channel Colors Infinity & Colors Infinity HD, & Fox Groups Nat Geo Wild HD

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015

Videocon d2h Limited, India's fastest growing DTH service and most valued Indian company on NASDAQ, has launched three new channels: Colors Infinity, Colors Infinity HD and Nat Geo Wild HD. Colors Infinity, from Viacom 18, will air critically-acclaimed and multi-award winning American series such as "Fargo," "Orange Is The New Black," "Better Call Saul," "Forever," The Big C," "The Musketeers," "My Kitchen Rules" and "The Flash" for the first time in India. Nat Geo Wild HD will feature wildlife related programs and factual content involving nature, science, culture, and history. With these additions, Videocon d2h now offers 39 HD Channels on its platform.

Colors Infinity will be available as Channel 183 and Colors Infinity HD as Channel 184 on Videocon d2h. Nat Geo Wild HD will be available as Channel 462. Subscribers can access Colors Infinity standard definition channel as a part of Diamond Pack available at Rs. 385 ($6) per month for 407 channels & services. Colors Infinity HD & Nat Geo Wild HD will be part of Videocon d2h's Premium HD add-on and Platinum HD pack available at Rs. 590 ($9.25) per month for 452 Channels & Services, including 32 HD channels.

"We believe that our ability to provide a substantial lineup of top entertainment choices in English, infotainment and HD is the key in serving the needs of India's premium consumers." said Saurabh Dhoot, Executive Chairman of Videocon d2h. "And the more such stellar options we provide, the more Videocon d2h will emerge as India's definitive DTH choice."

Anil Khera, CEO of Videocon d2h, said, "By adding new English entertainment channels like Colors Infinity and infotainment channel Nat Geo Wild HD, Videocon d2h is creating a television viewing experience our subscribers can't get anywhere else. Our aim is to ensure that every Indian home is able to experience top quality entertainment that rivals the world's most established television markets."

Videocon d2h has achieved many firsts in the Indian DTH industry, such as being the first to launch the 4K Ultra HD Channel, 1000 GB High Definition Digital Video Recorder, Radio Frequency Remote for DTH, Wireless DTH Headphones and 525 channels & services.

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