“CBS ALL ACCESS” SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE ON XBOX ONE
NEW YORK, N.Y. – August 25, 2016 – CBS Corporation today announced the availability of CBS All Access, the CBS Television Network’s digital subscription Video On Demand and Nielsen-measured live-streaming service, on Microsoft’s Xbox One.
For $5.99 a month, CBS All Access offers more than 7,500 on-demand episodes from the current season and previous seasons of classic shows, as well as the ability to stream local CBS stations live in more than 150 markets across the U.S., including New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Philadelphia. In addition, subscribers will be able to watch CBS All Access’s upcoming original series, including STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, a spin-off of THE GOOD WIFE and a new digital edition of BIG BROTHER.
“Overall, our subscriber base is spending more than half of their time streaming CBS All Accesscontent on connected devices, and that increases to 75 percent when watching CBS All Access’s live local TV feeds,” said Rob Gelick, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Digital Platforms for CBS Interactive Entertainment. “Expanding the service to Xbox One gives CBS Television fans even more ways to watch their favorite programming on their device of choice.”
In addition to Xbox One, CBS All Access subscribers can use the service on their Windows 10, Android and iOS devices via the CBS App; online at CBS.com; and through Xbox 360, Chromecast, Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Fire TV Stick, Roku players and Roku TV, with additional connected devices being added in the coming months.
To sign up for CBS All Access, visit: http://www.cbs.com/allaccess
About CBS Corporation:
CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age, as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand — “the Eye” — one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), CBS Television Studios, CBS Studios International, CBS Television Distribution, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Interactive, CBS Films, Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, Pop (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio and CBS EcoMedia. For more information, go to www.cbscorporation.com.
About CBS Interactive:
CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming. Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network, such as the CBS All Access subscription service, the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports’ digital brands as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, TVGuide.com,GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and Chowhound.