No more V CAST Video. Today Verizon Wireless introduced Verizon Video, a new version of its video-on-demand application for mobile phones. Verizon Video offers Verizon Wireless customers access to current TV episodes, live streaming of major sporting and news events, and a high-quality video experience on its 4G LTE and 3D networks. Here is more info:
Verizon Video lets customers find content in different ways, so whether they know what they want to watch or they're just browsing, they?ll find programming that interests them and their families. Verizon Video offers access to more than 250 current, full-episode TV shows from all the major broadcast networks, including ABC, NBC, CBS and MTV, and popular cable channels such as Comedy Central, Animal Planet, CNBC, Disney Channel, ESPN and many others. Programs from Cartoon Network, Disney Channel, Nickelodeon and PBS Kids among others will keep the kids entertained when away from the television.
Verizon Video delivers real-time action with many live sporting events available throughout the year. Customers who subscribe to Verizon Video have access to premium video content as part of NFL Mobile from Verizon, including NFL RedZone on Sunday afternoons, NBC?s Sunday Night Football and NFL Network ? which airs seven days a week, 24 hours a day on a year-round basis.
Pricing and availability Available now to download from Android Market on 4G LTE and select 3G smartphones. Customers can take advantage of the speed and power the most advanced 4G LTE network in the country brings to Verizon Video with devices such as the ThunderBolt by HTC and DROID Charge by Samsung.
Customers can also get a sense of the incredible video quality and content available with Verizon Video by viewing select clips from both the NFL and IndyCar for free. After the preview, Verizon Video requires a $10 monthly subscription or customers can try the app for a 24-hour period for $3. A data package is required, and the download and use of Verizon Video incurs data usage and will be billed according to the customer?s data package.
Verizon Video updates V CAST Video on select devices and current V CAST Video subscribers will be prompted to update the app the next time it launches. After the upgrade, it will then appear under the name Verizon Video.
The Verizon Video app is powered by RealNetworks, a pioneer in digital media services creating innovative applications and services that make it easy for people to connect with and enjoy their digital media.