DHX Television Enhances Subscriber Viewing Experience with the Family Channel App, Launching Today
DHX Television is bringing its high-quality family entertainment brand to viewers on the go as it launches the Family Channel App today. A one-stop destination for the entire family, the Family Channel App delivers programming from Family Channel
, Family CHRGD
, Family Jr.
to audiences on mobile devices, tablets and via an extended desktop experience, giving them the freedom to catch their favourite programming whenever and wherever they want. Free to Family subscribers and offering more than 900 episodes across 40 series, the Family Channel App makes it convenient for Canadian families to access a live linear programming stream along with on demand content and downloadable episodes for offline access
at their fingertips. To commemorate the launch of the Family Channel App, the series premiere of Raising Expectations
, Family's new sitcom starring Molly Ringwald and Jason Priestley, is available now for on demand viewing on the App ahead of its network debut on May 8.
Viewers will have access to full-length episodes on demand, as well as the freedom to store episodes for viewing without an internet connection via the Offline Downloads feature. Also available to subscribers on the Family Channel App is the option to watch the entire schedule for all four channels live as it airs.
To use the Family Channel App
- Subscribers can visit the Apple App Store or Google Play to download the Family Channel App for iOS or Android phones or tablets.
- Subscribers will be asked to enter their TV subscription credentials.
- For desktop/laptop access, subscribers can visit FamilyGO.ca.
To develop and launch the Family Channel App for iPhone and Android platforms, DHX Television partnered with media app solutions company Digiflare.