MTN-Irancell, the mobile operator in Iran, has introduced ‘Lenz’ which is an online television application for mobile devices for the distribution of media services.
The application is available for free download on Google Play and local app store like Café Bazaar. However, the app has not yet been released on Apple Store and the launching date has not yet been announced. A website for the app is accessible at lenz.ir, in both English and Persian language.
Shows and TV series can be recorded as per a customized schedule and a 7-day archive of videos broadcasted on state TV, will be available. Customers will be able to live stream TV programs with a 10-second delay in delivery. Further, the resolution of the video will be modified according to the Internet speed of the user.
Till date, a free trial for the app is offered and users will be charged with a subscription fee for further usage.