Samsung Smart TVs to Launch iTunes Movies & TV Shows and Support AirPlay 2 Beginning Spring 2019
SEOUL, Korea – January 6, 2019 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.introduced nowadays it’ll be offering iTunes Movies and TV Shows and Apple AirPlay 2 toughen on 2019 Samsung Smart TV fashions starting this spring. Support on 2018 Samsung Smart TVs will likely be made to be had by means of firmware replace. In an business first, a brand new iTunes Movies and TV Shows app will debut handiest on Samsung Smart TVs in additional than 100 international locations. AirPlay 2 toughen will likely be to be had on Samsung Smart TVs in 190 international locations international.
With the brand new iTunes Movies and TV Shows app on Samsung Smart TVs, Samsung consumers can get admission to their current iTunes library and browse the iTunes Store to purchase or hire from a collection of masses of hundreds of flicks and TV episodes — together with the most important collection of 4K HDR motion pictures. iTunes Movies and TV Shows will paintings seamlessly with Samsung’s Smart TV Services, comparable to Universal Guide, the New Bixby and Search, to create a constant revel in throughout Samsung’s platform.
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With AirPlay 2 toughen, Samsung consumers will likely be ready to without difficulty play movies, pictures, song, podcasts and extra from Apple gadgets without delay to Samsung Smart TVs, together with QLED 4K and 8K TVs, The Frame and Serif way of life TVs, in addition to different Samsung UHD and HD fashions.
As the worldwide chief in tv for 13 years, Samsung Smart TVs have grown to change into one of the vital biggest leisure platforms to be had available on the market.
“We pride ourselves on working with top industry leaders to deliver the widest range of content services to our Smart TV platform,” stated Won-Jin Lee, Executive Vice President, Service Business of Visual Display at Samsung Electronics. “Bringing more content, value and open platform functionality to Samsung TV owners and Apple customers through iTunes and AirPlay is ideal for everyone.”
“We look forward to bringing the iTunes and AirPlay 2 experience to even more customers around the world through Samsung Smart TVs, so iPhone, iPad and Mac users have yet another way to enjoy all their favorite content on the biggest screen in their home,” stated Eddy Cue, senior vice chairman of Internet Software and Services at Apple.