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Tubi Launches on Comcast’s Xfinity X1

November 15, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 15, 2018--Tubi, the leading free movie and TV streaming service in the U.S., announced today that its vast library of over 8,500 free movie and TV titles from over 200 content partners is now available to stream over the internet directly on Comcast’s Xfinity X1 platform. Roll out will begin today and will be available to all Comcast X1 users in coming days.

“At Tubi, we are dedicated to making entertainment accessible to everyone, which is why we continue making strategic deals that significantly expand our distribution network,” said Farhad Massoudi, Founder and CEO of Tubi, Inc. “This partnership with Comcast enables us to reach millions of TV and movie fans looking to easily access thousands of premium titles directly on the TV. We think X1 customers are going to truly enjoy this new service.”

Starting today, customers can easily launch the Tubi app directly on X1 and search and access the entire Tubi library by saying “Tubi” into the X1 Voice Remote or by finding it in the X1 apps section. The Tubi app on X1 offers viewers access to thousands of popular movies and TV series as they become available from major studios, networks and media companies. And soon, X1 customers will be able to browse and search the entire Tubi programming library - spanning genres including anime, classics, comedy, drama, family, horror, niche titles and more - within Xfinity On Demand.

This partnership builds on a tremendous growth year for Tubi. In 2018, Tubi launched its Content Personalization Engine, expanded partnerships with major studios, networks and media companies, and increased view time 20X, or 1800% since 2016. In addition to Comcast Xfinity X1, Tubi is also available for free on Android and iOS mobile devices, and on OTT devices such as Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Sony, PlayStation 4, Samsung and Amazon Fire TV. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://tubitv.com.

About Tubi, Inc.

Tubi is a free streaming service providing the largest library of movies and TV shows in the U.S. With more than 8,500 titles, its proprietary Content Personalization Engine makes content selection and discovery easy. Tubi, Inc. is based in San Francisco with an office in Los Angeles and is led by a team of passionate entertainment and technology enthusiasts dedicated to creating the best premium movie and TV experience. Tubi entertains its viewers of wide-ranging genres without the hassle of any subscription fees or credit card requests. For advertisers, Tubi aligns brand messaging with diverse and highly engaged viewers while maintaining the integrity of the entertainment experience.

To learn more about Tubi visit http://tubitv.com. Become a fan of Tubi on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to keep up with the latest catalogue expansion.

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