25th December 2019

Kcell and activ subscribers received access to ivi online cinema.

Payment for subscription to ivi online cinema has become more convenient for Kcell and activ subscribers, now it is possible to do it from the balance of your mobile number. Subscribers can activate both one-day and thirty-day packages. Subscription fee for 1 day - 69 tenge, subscription for 30 days - 1099 tenge. You can activate the service by the following ways:

1) dialling ussd by the number *219#.

2) sending SMS with the digit 1 to the number 219

3) on the websites:

Main advantage is the convenience of payment from balance of the mobile number without using a bank card. Besides, it is possible to choose one-day or monthly subscription. You can use one subscription from five different devices, including Smart TV. Moreover we provided children's profile, where children's content only is available, you can download a special children's application for mobile phones. 14 days of free trial period in case of first connection is foreseen as enjoyable bonus for the service users.

The ivi is the largest online cinema in the CIS with an audience of over 48 million unique visitors per month. Users have spent more than 70 million hours on the ivi cinema every month and watched more than 250 million videos. Extensive catalogue of films, cartoons and series is presented on the ivi cinema. There are more than 80 thousand units of content, including such hits as: Star Wars, John Wick 3, Avengers: War of Infinity, Wonder Woman, etc. on the film library of the online cinema.

"Nowadays ivi is represented in 185 countries of the world, and in Kazakhstan the service audience exceeds 2 million people. Meanwhile, a large content collection in Kazakh language is provided on the ivi, and we are pleased that the service has become more accessible to residents of our country due to such a strategically important partnership with Kcell", comments Artem Yegorenkov, Director for International Development of the ivi online cinema.

"Now interest in traditional broadcasting tends to be decreased not only among young people but also among middle-aged people. The market offers more and more new formats and resources for video content consumption - films, series, and podcasts. The ivi is the largest provider of video content in our network. Access to ivi online cinema is a great opportunity for our subscribers to watch licensed, high-quality video content. It is enough to have necessary amount on your balance to connect and enjoy watching your favourite movies and TV series on your smartphone, laptop or SmartTV," says Bekarys Nurumbetov, Head of New Business Development Department of Kcell JSC.