Starz and AMD Give Away Free Month of Vongo27 Aug, 2007 By: Chris Tribbey
Starz Entertainment and Advanced Micro Devices have teamed up to promote Vongo, Starz' online subscription movie and video donwload service.
Consumers who buy AMD processors, motherboards or ATI Radeon Graphics will receive one free month of Vongo.
“As students are ramping back up for school, it's essential they have both the right tools to be successful academically and have the right entertainment gear to take a break,” said Nelly Frias, AMD's e-tail channel marketing manager.
The AMD/Vongo promotion can be found on Web sites mwave.com, tigerdirect.com, and newegg.com.
“By offering a free, 30-day subscription to Vongo … we are further raising Vongo's awareness and driving usage among an audience that is clearly interested in multimedia performance and entertainment applications on the PC,” said Joe Cantwell, VP of advanced services for Starz.