The new platform will feature productions by renowned filmmakers such as Guillermo del Toro and Steven Spielberg
The entertainment industry has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years with the platforms of streaming. Starting this April 6, Quibi has come as a new competitor with original series and movies for mobile devices.
Jeffrey Katzenberg Y Meg Whitman They presented the new platform that will seek to be among the most important in the market with the presence of directors of the highest level. Quibi offers a proposal of short videos that have led him to earn the nickname of “anti-Netflix.”
The name of the platform comes from “quick bites”, Which is understood as small fragments. The creators offer content like series, movies, documentaries and news, especially aimed at a public of 18 to 44 years, which is in charge of consuming short videos.
In an interview for Los Angeles Time, Meg Whitman points out that its platform will not directly compete with Netflix or Disney. The co-founder explained that Quibi is not like Facebook Watch or Instagram TV, because she intends to offer the content quality HBO with the portability from Spotify.
Renowned Hollywood filmmakers like Steven Spielberg, Sam Raimi and Guillermo del Toro are some of those who will be leading the productions. Chains like Fox, NBCUniversal and even Disney are some of the investment companies in the new application.
How much does a Quibi subscription cost?
The platform is officially launched on April 6 and is available for devices with iOS Y Android. The cost of subscription per month with advertising is $ 4.99 (120 pesos), or 196 pesos monthly without ads.
Quibi stands out for the modality called Turnstile, which allows users to keep the image in full screen, vertical and horizontal. Those who subscribe before April 20 will receive a free trial period of 90 days.