ZTE joins Netflix Hailstorm set top box program

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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ZTE partners with Netflix in Hailstorm Set Top Box program

SHENZHEN, China — ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for Mobile Internet, has announced a new partnership with Netflix — the world’s leading streaming entertainment service — for its Hailstorm program.

The Hailstorm Hybrid Program is Netflix’s Android TV-based STB (set top box) device scaling program that gives Pay TV operators and consumer electronics partners a faster, low-cost way to integrate Netflix on their devices.

Since 2019, ZTE has been working with Netflix on set-top box projects around the world. Now, as part of the Hailstorm program, it will work to create a better TV content ecosystem, and help more fans of entertainment get easy access to Netflix’s best-in-class movies and shows.

As a world-leading provider of home media terminals, ZTE has been committed to the high-quality product R&D and application. To date, ZTE’s set-top boxes have been deployed by more than 120 customers in over 45 countries around the world.

ZTE is a provider of advanced telecommunications systems, mobile devices and enterprise technology solutions to consumers, operators, companies and public sector customers. The company has been committed to providing customers with integrated end-to-end innovations to deliver excellence and value as the telecommunications and information technology sectors converge. Listed in the stock exchanges of Hong Kong and Shenzhen (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), ZTE sells its products and services in more than 160 countries.