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'Netflix of SE Asia' iflix launches in Pakistan

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Pakistani users can subscribe to the Malaysian video-on-demand service for Rs300 per month.─ iflix.com
Pakistani users can subscribe to the Malaysian video-on-demand service for Rs300 per month.─ iflix.com

Malaysian video-on-demand platform iflix launched in Pakistan on Monday.

Commonly known as the 'Netflix of South East Asia', the subscription-based service costs around Rs300 per month for Pakistani users.

Users who wish to try the service before paying for it can sign up for a 30 day free trial without having to provide any credit card information.

For each membership, up to five devices can stream content on iflix.

An iflix app is available for download on both the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store so that users can watch their favourite television shows and movies on the go.

Based in Kuala Lumpur, iflix is a partnership between local entrepreneurs and Hollywood heavyweights.

As of July 2016, iflix hit four million subscribers in all its existing markets, according to the Malay Mail Online.


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Houlbelat Jan 09, 2017 06:03pm

These are fast spoilers of the young. More chances for the children to get out of parent's care.

Syed Daniyal ahmed Jan 09, 2017 06:53pm

It's probably going to fail because of Pakistani dramas being aired on YouTube and the foreign tv being watched through various free online websites. In the end nobody is going to spend 300 rupees on something that is available for free.

Pickles Jan 11, 2017 05:24am

You people do realize that Pakistan is NOT in south east Asia. Vietnam is in south east Asia! Cambodia is in South East Asia. Pakistan is in South Asia

Common Sufferer Jan 11, 2017 02:25pm

With the advent of Amazon instant video and Netflix in Pakistan;It is unlikely such services will no a long way.