MobiTV is introducing the MobiTV service on the Palm Treo 650 smartphone. The service will include over 25 channels with popular news, sports, weather, and entertainment stations.
It will be available to users of major U.S. wireless carriers who offer the Treo 650, including Sprint, Cingular, and Verizon Wireless, as well as to users with unlocked GSM Treo 650 smartphones on other U.S. carriers.
This release marks MobiTV's first entry into the smartphone market after successfully establishing its service on a wide variety of other phones. The Treo 650's high-resolution screen provide an ideal platform for mobile television, enabling a near-broadcast-quality viewing experience. Developed specifically with the Treo user in mind, MobiTV creates an easy-to-use TV interface using the familiar Treo navigation features.
MobiTV for the Treo 650 is available for a monthly charge of US$9.99 through MobiTV and Handmark.