Binge digital entertainment platform launches in Bangladesh

Friday, May 22nd, 2020
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Digital entertainment platform Binge hits the market

DHAKA — RedDot Digital Limited, a next-generation Digital Company, has launched the country’s largest digital entertainment platform named Binge for the entertainment enthusiasts.

The platform has been launched on May 21 at a Facebook live session arranged by RedDot Digital. Hosted by popular actress, model Sohana Saba, the launching session of Binge got endorsed with the digital presence of celebrities like Ferdous Ahmed, Nusrat Imrose Tisha, Tasnuva Tisha, RB Pritam and Raffael Ahsan. RedDot Digital Ltd.’s Managing Director, Dr. Asif Naimur Rashid, RedDot Digital’s Director, Ahmed Armaan Siddiqui, Robi’s Managing Director and CEO, Mahtab Uddin Ahmed, and GENEX Infosys’ Managing Director, Adnan Imam took part in the event as special guests.

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Enriched with widest range of entertainment catalogues, Binge offers 140+ live TV channels, local and international web series, latest web films, Binge exclusive originals and much more to justify its tagline ‘Entertainment made endless’. Binge is accessible through mobile apps in Android smartphones as well as in smart televisions. The Android mobile apps can be downloaded from Google Play Store. Without having a smart TV at home, customers can have full HD TV experience using the Binge device.

Binge has both free and premium (exclusive contents) subscription policy to cater to a diverse audience pool with various taste and preferences. Premium subscription to Binge is free for the first 30 days for large screen and 7 days free for the small screen users. After that, users may subscribe to daily, weekly, or monthly subscription pack. The daily, weekly and monthly subscription packs are priced at 10 taka, 30 taka and 99 taka respectively (price excludes VAT, supplementary duty and surcharge) for small screen.

Binge comes with a two subscription plans for large screen subscribers. In order to enjoy Binge in TV, customers have to buy a Binge-branded Android smart device priced at 3,499 taka, a TV with HDMI and USB port and a broadband connection with Wi-Fi connectivity. Users looking for multiple screens can avail the 1,099 Taka large screen plan for two screens (TV + mobile) with broadband internet connection. One may avail only subscription with 399 Taka package without having broadband internet connection. All the plans offer 30 day free trial period for customers.

To avail Binge service, subscribers can call Binge hotline number +880-1841-024-643. Binge device is also available in Robi Shop.

Commenting on the occasion, RedDot Digital Ltd.’s Managing Director, Dr. Asif Naimur Rashid said, “We are very happy and proud to introduce Binge to cater the growing demand of digital entertainment in the country. Having the largest number of contents, it is going to bring in a revolution in Bangladeshi Entertainment Media. With the launch of Binge in Bangladesh, we are also very proud to have created an opportunity for the local entertainment industry for taking our local content to the global audience.”