Redbox Instant Hits PlayStation 329 Oct, 2013 By: Chris Tribbey
Redbox Instant by Verizon is now available on the PlayStation 3, debuting with a new feature that points users to popular films.
The new feature, dubbed The Playlist, offers a rotating list of new and popular films available on the service, and appears on the main dashboard of the app. Redbox Instant offers more than 7,000 digital films, along with the ability for subscribers to reserve discs at kiosks.
“We’re pleased to partner with Sony to bring Redbox Instant by Verizon to the popular PlayStation3 system and shine a spotlight on movies,” said Shawn Strickland, CEO of Redbox Instant by Verizon. “With the newest movies for the best value available through our subscription service, combined with the added ability to purchase and rent new releases, as well as the addition of our curated Playlist, we offer something for everyone.”
The PlayStation 3 Oct. 29 also debuted two other new apps: NBA Game Time, which allows gamers to track their favorite teams via live broadcasts, and TuneIn, a content discovery app that searches for music, sports, talk radio, news, live music festivals, concerts and events.