Xfinity introduced right this moment that prospects utilizing the Xfinity Stream app can now use Apple AirPlay to stream and share content material on to Apple TV 4K and different AirPlay-supported gadgets, resembling Samsung good TVs, LG, Sony, Vizio, and good audio system like Bose and Sonos.
AirPlay performance is necessary for a pay TV streaming app, so it’s about time Comcast lastly added the aptitude. Constitution, one in every of Comcast’s greatest opponents, has supported AirPlay on its Spectrum TV app for just a few years now.
The Xfinity Stream app launched in 2017 and offers Xfinity TV subscribers entry to dwell broadcast channels, resembling ABC, CBS, CW, FOX, NBC, PBS, Univision and Telemundo, in addition to linear TV channels, video on demand and extra.
Beginning right this moment, Xfinity TV prospects will lastly be capable to swap gadgets extra easily, shifting a title from their telephone to their appropriate good TV or speaker.
The announcement comes on the heels of Comcast launching the Xfinity Stream app on Apple TV gadgets in June 2022. Comcast additionally rolled out the Apple TV+ app throughout Xfinity platforms in March of final yr, together with Xfinity X1, Xfinity Flex and XClass TV.
Final week, Comcast introduced “Free This Week,” a year-long promotion that offers Xfinity prospects free programming from streaming companies and networks like HBO Max, Showtime and Lifetime Film Membership, amongst others.