It gives access to 44 channels, 12 in HD, among them Discovery HD, National Geographic HD, History HD, TV 1000, Nickelodeon, Match!, Sport 1 HD and Amedia.
The app is available to all last generation Apple TV users irrespective of their ISPs and costs R379 (€4.45) a month, with the first week offered free of charge.
Commenting on the launch, Mary Resnick, development director media business JSC VimpelCom, said: “We are delighted to offer Apple TV owners in Russia the opportunity to watch high-quality TV content. In the “Beeline TV” are available (in) the most popular Russian and foreign channels for the whole family: movies and series for moms, news and sports for dad, cartoons and educational programs for children. And their number will continue to increase”.