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DistroTV FAST App Added to Vizio Smart TV Line-up

DistroTV, an independent, free, ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) app, is expanding its content offerings to the Vizio Smart TV platform.

DistroTV features more than 270 multicultural channels with everything from news, sports, movies, music and entertainment, and lifestyle content, as well as thousands of hours of VOD content. This includes original content and new channel offerings that cater to English, Southeast Asian/Indian and Spanish-speaking audiences, as well as a recently released channel bundle that targets the African community. Available to stream for free in more than 60 markets through its apps on streaming devices and smart TVs, as well as worldwide on the Web through distro.tv, the app offers access with no registration, sign-up or fees required.

DistroTV’s  streaming lineup for the U.S., U.K. and Canadian audience includes: 45 sports channels; sports, combat sports, niche sports and outdoors channels, such as Stadium and beIN, SPORTS Xtra, Swerve Sports, IMPACT Wrestling Channel, FightNetwork, Wired2Fish, ACL Cornhole, MotoAmerica TV and FuelTV; movies and entertainment channels, including CineLife by Magnolia Pictures, Kweli TV, Watch It Scream, FrightFlix, Bowery Classics, Dark Matter, CinePride and more; 13 documentary channels, including Goalcast, Magellan TV, Beautiful Planet and True History; and new additions to the entertainment, lifestyle and food category, including AXS TV Now, Trace Urban, Bite, Planet Eat and GustoTV.

Other streaming content includes 21 Spanish-language channels available in North America, such as Estrella, beIN Sports XTRA Ñ, Top Cine, Canela.TV, Trace Latina, Casa Comedy and Spanglish and more Spanish language entertainment, movie, documentaries, news and sports channels; 36 live streaming DistroTV Desi South Asian news, entertainment and music channels featuring WION, TimesNow, Mastiii, Epic, MirrorNow, BritAsia and more; and the African channel bundle, DistroTV Africa, featuring 11 entertainment and music-oriented channels available to stream for free.

Vizio Smart TV also offers audiences in the United States and Canada home screen access to apps such as Apple TV+, BET+, Disney+, HBO Max, Hulu, FuboTV, Netflix, Paramount+, Peacock, Prime Video and YouTube TV.

“We are thrilled to join the Vizio family, particularly at a time when we are continuing to grow our viewership and channel content at a rapid pace,” Navdeep Saini, co-founder and CEO of DistroScale, parent company of DistroTV, said in a statement. “By expanding our distribution via Vizio Smart TVs, we can continue to provide audiences with the content they crave, and all while maintaining our FAST no-sign up, credit card, or email required model.”

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“Vizio appreciates DistroTV’s dedication to building personalized experiences for today’s streaming audience,” Chris Tanquary, senior director of business development at Vizio, said in a statement. “Vizio strives to be a place where viewers have endless entertainment options across all categories and genres, so, there is something for everyone.”

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