Comcast launches Xfinity TV in Spanish


Comcast’s Xfinity TV is now available in Spanish as well as English. The new service offering programming in Spanish across multiple platforms includes content anywhere, anytime – on TV, as VOD and online.

With the launch Comcast has introduced, a new Internet destination with access to hundreds of Spanish-language movies and shows online free to Comcast digital customers. In addition, Comcast said it has more than tripled the number of Hispanic television choices available On Demand.

To promote Comcast’s Xfinity services among Spanish-speaking consumers, the company has signed actress Sofia Vergara (pictured) as its spokesperson. She will be featured in a series of ads in Spanish to help further extend Comcast’s message of access to entertainment anytime, anywhere, among Hispanic consumers.

The new Internet portal offers access to more than 500 Hispanic video choices online, including movies, music videos and shows from television and movie partners including Univision, Cine Mexicano, Gran Cine, Caracol TV, Discovery Familia, ¡Sorpresa!, Tr3s, select content from HBO Latino, Starz and others.

VOD programming in Spanish has tripled to nearly 700 video choices for customers to watch anytime, plus new content from broadcasting partners including Telemundo, Galavisión, TeleFutura and mun2.