Watch now: TV Spielfilm Live

BCN wins OPEL as advertising partner
TV on smart phone, tablet or PC – anywhere, anytime: this is the new offer of TV Spielfilm live. Users have access to more than 70 channels in the highest quality via one click on the Electronic Program Guide (EPG) of TV Spielfilm. Whether outdoors, on the way to work or as mobile receiver for each room of your house – TV Spielfilm, a BurdaNews brand, makes television available all over Germany.


70 TV channels available
BurdaNews concluded agreements with more than 70 broadcasters and rights holders. The offer includes all major public and private broadcasters as well as special interest channels in Germany and abroad. A great majority of the channels are available in HD quality. They can be accessed directly via the TV guide and users can switch between channels as often as they like without having to leave the program. The TV program will be rendered completely and in real time. The user finds out whether a program is worthwhile watching from the recommendations of the TV-Spielfilm editorial team. Furthermore users can also share their comments to ongoing programs directly via Facebook and Twitter.
Burkhard Graßmann, Chairman of the Management Board of BurdaNews explains: “For more than 25 years, the TV Spielfilm brand stands for innovative concepts in both print and digital business. With the live TV offer we intend to develop our TV Spielfilm brand into a multimedia platform which will offer significant advantages compared to potential competitors due to the journalistic quality of the EPG and to the by far largest digital brand reach. TV Spielfilm live combines technological expertise with high-quality and consistently consumer-oriented content into a unique paid-service offer.”
Free-mium model
The functionalities of TV Spielfilm live will be integrated into the existing digital offers of TV Spielfilm; in order to access the offer via the mobile operating systems Android and iOS, the usual updates have to be performed. A LAN / Wi-Fi network or a cellular data connection (3G or 4G) are necessary for retrieving the live signal. At the start users can use all channels for free via TV Spielfilm live for one month. This also applies after the free trial month for 50 channels. With a subscription price of EUR 9.99 per month, the live program with the other 20 channels remains available. The TV signals are rendered in full and unaltered.
Advertising buzz
TV Spielfilm live offers advertising customers the possibility to reach their target groups in an eye-catching way via all end devices. More than 12 million Germans use the offer of TV Spielfilm plus regularly – either in print or digital. The market share of TV Spielfilm compared to the seven major digital providers is clearly above 50 per cent. More than seven million Germans use the digital offers of TV Spielfilm plus regularly. BCN is responsible for marketing TV Spielfilm live and Opel is the first customer to use the new offer!