JioTV offers interactive sports experience for Nidahas Trophy viewers

Nidahas Trophy 2018: JioTV offers interactive sports experience for Nidahas Trophy viewers - InsideSport

Reliance JioTV has announced a new and more interactive sports viewing experience for its users during Nidahas Trophy 2018. JioTV holds the Indian digital media rights for the on going tri-nation series between India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

JioTV app users can now interact with the game while watching it – a completely new and refined game experience in the Live TV space, news18.com has reported.

Akash Ambani, Jio Director, said, “Interactivity in sports will transform the way sports is consumed in India. Jio continues to deliver the best and most premium content exclusively to its users through the Jio apps. Additionally, we have challenged status quo and redefined the existing user experience, with the help of technology. Jio will continue to bring a superlative consumer experience in the areas of sports, AR, VR, Immersive viewing and more in the coming days.”

The users now customize their viewing experience by selecting from 5 different camera angles as well as audio from stump mic & stadium ambiance for an immersive feel. The users have option to choose commentary in a language of their choice – Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.

The Reliance-owned Indian mobile network operator has roped in Ashish Nehra, Zaheer Khan and seasoned presenter Gaurav Kapoor for the live commentary of the series.

JioTV app will also provide catch-up catch-up (past content) in case they have missed a ball or a six. The users can view score and other details on demand, on a single click

JioTV users need to update to the latest version of the app from the relevant app store to get this feature. JioTV has recently won the prestigious Global Mobile (GLOMO) Award 2018 for the “Best Mobile Video Content.”