KPOP video streaming service - mubeat - expands Open Beta to all Latin America
-After opening in Brazil in April, it’s now open in Mexico, Chile, Uruguay, Ecuador, etc.
The KPOP video streaming service <mubeat> expanded their Open Beta service to all Latin America due to a lot of requests after the service in Brazil that had started on April 6th. On mubeat’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/mubeatTV), there were many fans cheering for the KPOP stars in their own languages and asking for the application service in their own countries.
KPOP is becoming more popular worldwide and especially in the Latin American countries, the popularity is increasing greatly. Recently, Super Junior’s ‘Lo Siento’ became the first KPOP song to enter Billboard Latin Chart. Their Super Show 7 that was held in Argentina, Peru, Chile, and Mexico gathered about 35 thousand people in total.
mubeat gathers various KPOP videos in one place and offers them according to different artists. It is contracted with the biggest Korean broadcasting companies, such as MBC, SBS, KBS, MBC plus, SBS plus, etc., providing official videos from all music programs and entertainment programs.
Based on the information from April 2018, there are 50 thousand videos of 4 thousand KPOP artists. In case of BTS, the worldwide famous KPOP artist, there are more than 300 clips available, and in case of Super Junior, there are about 150 clips of performances and entertainment programs with high quality.
mubeat has functions that KPOP fans truly want. For example, there are no commercials before the clips, videos are separated by artists and albums in their channels, English titles are given, and artists are ranked based on the fans’ activities. The function that fans like the most is the full screen vertical mode, which allows them to watch videos closer without rotating their own phones.
The application ‘mubeat’ is available in Latin American countries such as Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, etc. You can download it in both iOS App Store and Android Google Play Market by searching ‘mubeat’. Currently the service is for free, but after 3 months of Beta Service, mubeat is planning to make it a paid service.