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Xumo, the brainchild of the Comcast and Charter collaboration, has ushered in a new era of video entertainment with its groundbreaking Xumo Stream Box. This innovative device integrates live TV and popular streaming apps, simplifying the way customers access their favorite content. With a mission to make TV enjoyable again, Xumo aims to eliminate the complexities that have emerged in the modern entertainment landscape.
Marcien Jenckes, President of Xumo, states that the traditional TV-watching experience has become increasingly burdensome due to the fragmentation of content. Xumo’s goal is to leverage the vast entertainment experience and technical innovation from Comcast and Charter to create a comprehensive entertainment platform that breaks down streaming silos. The result is a user-friendly solution that simplifies the TV viewing experience.
Discover More, Effortlessly
Xumo Stream Box offers an array of features that make entertainment discovery effortless:
Leading with live: When users start the device, they are greeted with live video from the primary video service app, such as Spectrum TV, Xfinity Stream, or Xumo Play. The built-in channel guide streamlines browsing through subscribed channels, enhancing the Entertainment OS experience.
Hundreds of built-in apps: Xumo Stream Box provides access to hundreds of subscription-based and ad-supported streaming apps, including popular platforms like Apple TV+, Disney+, Hulu, Max, Netflix, Peacock, Pluto, Prime Video, Tubi, and Xumo Play.
Seamless browsing: The device offers a curated, content-forward viewing experience that combines AI-driven personalization with human-led editorial recommendations. This approach ensures that users can find something to watch without the need to switch between multiple apps.
Universal voice search: With Emmy-award winning voice technology, users can discover content quickly by issuing simple voice commands through the remote. This feature enhances the overall user experience and makes content discovery a breeze.
Favorite lists for every member: Xumo Stream Box introduces “My List,” allowing customers to create multiple lists of their favorite shows and movies, regardless of their source or delivery method. Each member of the family can have a personalized destination for their preferred content.
Access for Spectrum and Xfinity Customers
For Spectrum customers, Xumo Stream Box leverages the Spectrum TV App, one of the highest-rated pay TV streaming apps in the country. New Spectrum video customers will receive one Xumo Stream Box device at no cost for the first year. Additional devices are available for purchase or through a service fee.
Comcast will soon extend the offering of Xumo Stream Box to new Xfinity Internet customers. This provides yet another convenient way for customers to enjoy their favorite live and on-demand streaming content through a user-friendly experience.
In conclusion, Xumo Stream Box is set to redefine the way entertainment is consumed in Comcast and Charter households. With its integrated approach, user-friendly features, and a commitment to simplifying the entertainment experience, Xumo is poised to become a game-changer in the world of streaming devices. Stay tuned for the latest developments as Xumo continues to make TV enjoyable, just as it was intended to be.