- Jun 28, 2017
“We had a list of 5,000 channels to choose from, and we narrowed it down to 100 for now. We will grow the content offering exponentially over time,” said Solovei.
It will be interesting to see what the company has waiting in the wings, as its corporate parent Econet Media operates a significant bouquet of TV channels outside South Africa – including live sports channels.As part of the Kwesé Play launch in South Africa, not all apps on the standard Roku platform will be available initially.
Android - GoodKwesé Play CEO Ryan Solovei said this was done for several reasons, including to prevent the installation of apps that enable piracy. This is a big concern for content owners, and something they had to address.
I agree. Whatever we want to install is what we want, not to be dictated what we can and cannot have - like DSTV !. I will rather get an Android box and install whatever I want.
And why not base it off an Android box?