HBO Asia and SKY Cable launch HBO GO in the Philippines


hbo goHBO Asia recently launched its broadband streaming service, HBO GO, exclusively available on SKY Cable.

HBO GO allows users to stream over 1,00 hours of HBO and CINEMAX Original content on multiple devices including computers, tablets, and smartphones anywhere, anytime. Be the first to watch your favorite series like Game of Thrones, True Detectrive, Girls, Veep, and Strike Back, 12-hours after they premiere in the US and even before they air on HBO.

“HBO GO is a versatile service enabling subscribers to maximize their HBO experience across multiple devices, whether at home or on the move. Available exclusively to SKYcable in the Philippines, subscribers of HBO GO can enjoy watching over 1,000 hours of quality HBO Original content 12-hours after U.S. telecast. This helps combat piracy and gives subscribers an opportunity to catch the newest episodes of their favorite HBO shows earlier,” said Jonathan Spink, Chief Executive Officer, HBO Asia.

The HBO GO service is free for SKYcable subscribers of the HBO PAK. Subscribers of the basic HBO channel on SKYcable can subscribe to HBO GO for only Php 199 a month while select SKYbroadband subscribers with SKYcable subscription of HBO can enjoy the service for free or at Php 99.