There has been quite a bit of speculation about what Walmart buying Vizio means for Roku. While an issue, it isn’t likely to be a death blow.
Walmart has confirmed it is buying Vizio. The $2.3 billion deal will see Walmart take control of Vizio’s hardware and software businesses.
Walmart is reportedly in talks to purchase Vizio. The move is being viewed as a way for the retail giant to expand its advertising business.
The WatchFree+ service continued to grow over the past year, and Vizio has now confirmed the availability of more channels and programming.
WatchFree+ has received a new information screen with more options, including the ability to favorite channels and enable closed captions.
The Philo app is now available on Vizio smart TVs, providing subscribers with another way to access and watch the live TV streaming service.
Vizio smart TV users now have access to the TuneIn app and its catalog of over 90,000 global radio stations, podcasts, audiobooks and more.
While most updates improve the user experience, some make things worse, and that appears to be what happened with Vizio’s antenna update.
A new Vizio update looks to speed up loading and improve navigation, resulting in a better overall user experience for smart TV users.
If you’re a fan of Vizio’s TV operating system, you might not need to buy a Vizio TV in the future to get access to the Vizio experience.
Vizio’s third quarter of 2023 ended with 17.9 million SmartCast active accounts. The company also saw streaming hours increase to 5.2 billion.
Just one day after Vizio announced a major WatchFree+ expansion, CraftsyTV confirmed its FAST channel is also available to watch on Vizio TVs.
Vizio’s WatchFree+ has expanded once again, thanks to new deals with BBC Studios, Magnolia Pictures and Paramount Global Content Distribution.
The Golf Nation FAST channel is now available on WatchFree+, offering Vizio TV users the option to watch more golf-related content for free.
Vizio TVs now have access to the NFL app, offering football fans the option to subscribe to NFL+ without the need for any additional devices.
WatchFree+ users now have a bunch of new content available to watch. Vizio’s Fall Premieres content drop includes more than new 70 titles.
Vizio’s new Quantum 4K QLED TVs are available to buy starting today, and new Quantum Pro models are set to go on sale in the coming weeks.
The ESPN app is now available on Vizio, unlocking the option for smart TV owners to subscribe and watch ESPN Plus or the Disney Bundle.
Vizio is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a new Home screen collection, curated WatchFree+ content, and a new pop-up channel.
Modern Luxury Media has launched M/LUX, a new video-on-demand streaming offering that’s premiering exclusively on Vizio’s WatchFree+ service.