Sun Direct Video On Demand Service

Sun Direct has lauched Video On Demand (VOD) services for its customers which enables them to watch their favourite’s movies and videos on demand. Sun has started VOD services in various languages including Telugu, Tamil and Hindi. This feature by Sun is a big hit among the subscribers where they can watch movies without any break from the comfort of their homes.

Moreover, the movies are telecasted repeatedly so those who miss the movie or video initially, they can watch it later. Sun Direct is offering Video On Sun Direct Video On Demand ServiceDemand services to its 5 million plus existing subscribers.

Sun Direct VOD services in Telugu

Sun Direct has launched the VOD services in Telugu for its existing customers by paying an additional fee of Rs.25. However, this VOD (Video On Demand) service does not match On Demand service exactly where consumers can play/rewind/forward movies at their convenient time. This service is designed to closely match the VOD service where it will be shown three times a day so consumers can watch it once during the day.

The Telugu VOD service can be activated by making calls to Call Centre or sending SMS.

To book Telugu VOD service, Customers can select any one of the following method.

· Call 3940 7575

· SMS addon<space>smartcard no.<space>070 send to 58585.

Sun Direct has launched Video On Demand service in Telugu language only in the beginning and later on expanded this service in other languages such as Tamil and Hindi. Consumers can watch Telugu VOD on channel no.151 where the Movies are aired 3 times per day including 11.00AM / 4.00PM / 8.00PM on Saturday and Sunday.

Sun Direct VOD services in Tamil

After Telugu VOD, Sun Direct has also started its Video On Demand (VOD) service in Tamil language. Consumers can enjoy this VOD Tamil service on Channel no.109. The Tamil VOD service is available exclusively for all Sun Direct subscribers. The Movies under Tamil VOD service are ad free and these movies are aired 3 times on Saturday and Sunday at 11.00AM / 4.00PM / 9.00PM.

Sun Direct will air Suriya starred Mega Hit Movie “Ayan” on 12th & 13th June, 2010 as first Tamil movie under VOD service. The costs of this movie Rs.50 plus taxes.

To book Tamil VOD service, Customers can select any one of the following method.

· Call 3940 7575

· SMS addon<space>smartcard no.<space>070 send to 58585.

· Online via SunDirect OEACustomer Selfcare

Sun Direct VOD services in Hindi

Sun Direct has also rolled out its Video on Demand (VOD) in Hindi via its DTH platform. It is a big bonus to Hindi speaking consumers as they can watch the latest Bollywood movie from the comfort of their homes. This service widely anticipated as Bollywood is the largest movie industry in the country.

Sun Direct will air Farhan Akhtar starred Hit Movie “Karthik Calling Karthik” on April 10th and April 11th 2010, as first Hindi movie under VOD service. The costs of this movie Rs.25 plus taxes.

To book Hindi VOD service, Customers can select any one of the following method.

· Call 3940 7575

· SMS addon<space>smartcard no.<space>070 send to 58585.

· Online via SunDirect OEACustomer Selfcare

The Movies under Hindi VOD service are ad free and these movies are aired 3 times on Saturday and Sunday at 11.00AM / 4.00PM / 9.00PM.

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