Quibi is a mobile application that recently announced their arrival to provide small videos of entertainment in exchange for a monthly subscription. Now has come, is now available for iOS and android.
Has occupied space in the specialized press for more than two years, already the co-founder of DreamWorks Animation, Jeffrey Katzenberg, participates in the project, as well as its CEO, Meg Whitman, formerly CEO of eBay and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Have achieved premium content with a collection of 1,750 million dollars to filmmakers such as Steven Spielberg, Guillermo del Toro, Lena Waithe, and Catherine Hardwick offer your content.
Begin your first day with nearly 50 shows, including programs on food and travel, a thriller, dystopia, drama plane crash with script starring Sophie Turner… are episodes of less than 10 minutes that can be viewed in portrait or landscape mode.
Quibi says will deliver more than 25 new episodes every day, including segments of what the company calls Daily Essentials: programs of news and entertainment as “Last Night’s Late Night” from Entertainment Weekly and “The Replay” of ESPN.
The service will cost $ 4.99 with ads or $ 7.99 per month with no ads, although there is 90 days free trial for those who register during the month of April.
Bad launch for the quarantine is that the application is designed to view while we are on the move, either walking, waiting in line or sitting in the back seat of a car. Are 10 minutes to kill the moments dead of the day-to-day, and when we are inside the house we will end up consuming content longer on Netflix, Disney Plus and other existing options.
Quibi stands out for its technology, Turnstyle, which allows a seamless transition between the portrait and landscape modes, but its success will be always conditioned to the quality and variety of your content.
You can try it on quibi.com