ABS-CBN Corp. has launch its Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) service. Now the TV network has announced that its ABS-CBN TVplus, also known as “The Mahiwagang Black Box”, is now available for purchase.
For a one-time payment of ₱2,500.00 and no monthly and installation fees, televiewers will enjoy the clear signal and sound of Channel 2, plus four more exclusive free-to-air channels that cater to different audiences, and all free TV channels available via digital transmission.
ABS-CBN is the first TV network to offer the product in the country after investing heavily in infrastructure and test broadcast activities in the past seven years to ensure a smooth transition to DTT, which is globally considered the future of television.
The ABS-CBN TVplus will offer free-to-air digital channels including ABS-CBN and ABS-CBN Sports and Action and four exclusive channels:
• dzMM Teleradyo – an all-day news and current affairs channel
• Yey – an all-day kids entertainment channel
• Knowledge Channel – an informative and educational channel
• CineMo – an all-day movie channel
Below are the areas where signal or frequency is available:
1. Metro Manila
7. Nueva Ecija
11. Metro Cebu
The box is offered at a one-time payment price of Php2,500 with no monthly fee. It comes with an ABS-CBN Mobile Prepaid Sim Card with ₱50.00 load which can be used for calls, texts, and other mobile services.
It can be ordered online through www.abs-cbnstore.com with free delivery in areas where signal is available. Or at selected appliance, hardware and IT stores including SM Appliance Center, 2GO Express, Solid Service Center, VillMan Computers, and Silicon Valley.