Audiovox Electronics announced that Audiovox Mobiletv is now compatible with Kindle HD Fire tablets. Dyle(R) mobile TV, operated by Mobile Content Venture (MCV), is available in 38 markets, reaching 57% of the U.S. and delivers live broadcast TV, including local and national news, sports and entertainment programming to mobile devices.
Using the new Audiovox mobiletv receiver and recently released app on the Amazon Appstore for Android, Kindle Fire, Fire HDX, Fire HDX 8.9," and Fire HD 8.9" users can enjoy free television programming on-the-go offering Kindle Fire users greater versatility, adding a live TV experience without the need for Internet or 3G/4G connectivity.
"The ability to add Amazon Kindle Fire users expands the growing list of consumers who want the live TV experience at their fingertips and provides our retail partners with another compelling reason to support the product," said Tom Malone, president of Audiovox Electronics Corp. "We believe this development combined with the continued addition of stations and markets make this a must have product for consumers who want to enjoy their favorite programming across multiple screens while at home or on-the-go."
"With the additional compatibility across Amazon Kindle HD Fire tablets, Dyle mobile TV technology will reach a new target audience that value a range of content on their mobile devices," said Erik Moreno, co-general manager of Mobile Content Venture. "This growth aligns with our commitment to strategically deliver live television to a larger consumer audience eager to embrace mobile television," added Salil Dalvi, co-general manager of Mobile Content Venture.
The Audiovox mobiletv receiver is compatible with both iOS (30-pin and Lightning adapters) and Android devices. The Audiovox mobiletv with Dyle TV app from the App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store for Android, enables users to view high-quality Digital TV (ATSC-M/H). The compact wireless unit fits right into your pocket, and does not require a data plan or Internet connection. Audiovox mobiletv includes a program guide, pause/rewind features, an internal battery providing up to four hours of television viewing, and a USB charging cable.
MSRP on the device is $129.99 and is available at select national, regional and online retailers.