HBO has announced that they have added quite a few of their Latino-based shows (found on HBO Latino) to the mobile HBO GO app. For viewers who can speak or read Spanish, they can now enjoy such shows as Mujer de Fases and Destino Deporte as well Epitafios, Mandrake, Sexo Urbano, Capadocia, Hijos del Carnival and Alice.
HBO has even added subtitles to shows, with can be turned on or off and for shows original shot in Portuguese, the subtitles will be shown in Spanish.
This is a great move by HBO, as there are millions of Spanish speaking citizens throughout the world who can now utilize the HBO GO app for some quality television series, documentaries and more.
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HBO GO® EXPANSION BRINGS HBO LATINO® SERIES TO SPANISH-SPEAKING AUDIENCES ONLINE
New York, N.Y., May 21, 2012 – Home Box Office today launched an expansion of its authenticated online video destination, HBO GO, with the addition of Spanish-language original series as seen on HBO Latino. Users can now get immediate access to every episode of the best series from HBO’s dedicated Spanish-language channel via a link under the “Series” tab.
These powerful, compelling and award-winning series which make their exclusive U.S. debuts on HBO Latino are produced by HBO Latin America and include current series Mujer de Fases and Destino Deporte as well Epitafios, Mandrake, Sexo Urbano, Capadocia, Hijos del Carnival and Alice. Viewers will have an option to watch the Spanish-language series with or without subtitles. Series originally in Portuguese will be shown with Spanish subtitles.
HBO GO can be accessed at hbogo.com or via the HBO GO app – available for download on Apple’s iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch®, select Android™ devices and platforms such as Xbox 360®, Samsung Smart TVs™ and Roku® – and is free of charge to HBO subscribers through participating television providers.
HBO Latino is a dedicated Spanish-language premium channel that delivers compelling and relevant programming to the U.S. Latino market. Exclusive to the channel are the U.S. premieres of Spanish-language series, films, and documentaries acquired from North America, Latin America and Spain, as well as original short-form programming. Additionally, HBO Latino offers the best Hollywood movies and HBO original programming from the network’s main channel in Spanish. Visit www.hbolatino.com for more information and scheduling or follow us at: www.youtube.com/hbolatino, www.facebook.com/hbolatino and www.twitter.com/hbolatino. HBO Latino is included with an HBO subscription.
HBO GO® is only accessible in the US where a high speed broadband connection is available. Minimum connection of 3 Mbps required for HD viewing. Select titles not available in HD. Minimum 3G connection is required for viewing on mobile devices. Some restrictions may apply. ©2012 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. HBO® and related channels and service marks are the property of Home Box Office, Inc.
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For Xbox 360® users, an Xbox LIVE® Gold subscription and HBO subscription through participating TV providers, are required.