|[November 26, 2012]
Music Streaming Service JUKE Launches a Joint Campaign With Mobile Operator, Sunrise in Switzerland
LONDON & ZURICH --(Business Wire)--
European music streaming subscription service, JUKE has joined forces
with telecommunications provider Sunrise to offer a special music
promotion to their customers.
JUKE is on offer in two different options at Sunrise: existing customers
may choose the Sunrise music flex by JUKE option for CHF 10.95 (instead
of CHF 12.95) per month with a minimum period of three months or the
Sunrise music flat by JUKE option, which is available for new customers
and/or contract extensions for CHF 6 (instead of CHF 12.95) per month,
with a minimum period of 12 months. Additionally, to mark the launch of
this service, Sunrise has introduced a Christmas promotion, effective
from now until the end of December. New Sunrise customers signing up
for, or renewing their Sunrise Flat 6, Flat 7 or the newly introduced
MTV Mobile Maxx (youth rate) contracts, will receive 1 year of JUKE for
free based on a 24 month contract.
The JUKE streaming music service offers users access to one of the most
comprehensive music libraries in the world. New albums, the latest chart
hits, old classics, all-time favourites, rarities - all no problem with
JUKE. JUKE is designed for easy operation which makes it incredibly
user-friendly. Neither a player nor extra software is required. The user
interface is simple and is operated intuitively both online and on
mobile end devices. Simply register via myjuke.ch or the free app and
start juking. It takes just one click to store tunes or whole albums in
playlists using drag & drop. JUKE is also supported by all Sonos®
Wireless HiFi systems, so users can stream music in every room of the
house without wires, using Sonos Play.
Frank Taubert, JUKE's CEO: "The Sunrise cooperation marks the start of
the first joint campaign between JUKE and a mobile phone provider.
Sunrise is one of the leading mobile phone providers in Switzerland, and
certainly the most innovative, so the ideal partner for our muic
service. Music streaming is one of the most important developments in
the music market and we are delighted that Sunrise is banking on this
technology and making great use of JUKE for its Christmas promotion."
Oliver Steil, Sunrise's CEO: "With JUKE we can offer our customers the
ultimate in music pleasure and are thus responding as an innovative
provider to the growing demand for music streaming."
JUKE works online as well as offline. Simply download the free app
(iPhone/iPad, Android (News - Alert) or Windows 8), and get instant access to 18
million tunes. All stored playlists are automatically synchronised
between all end devices being used. This means that users can listen to
their own playlists even if there is no Internet connection.
JUKE offers peerless sound quality for all of its tracks which are
played in Dolby® Pulse (News - Alert). This audio codec was specially developed to
deliver high sound quality even at low bit rates. This means that JUKE
can guarantee CD quality at low data rates, even on mobile end devices.
The advantages: JUKE streams faster, is stable, and delivers a
fantastic, crystal-clear listening experience. On the Web, JUKE
automatically streams at a higher bit rate, thus ensuring sublime music
pleasure on home sound systems as well.
JUKE, the cloud-based streaming service with one of Europe's biggest
music libraries, is a product of 24-7 Entertainment GmbH, Europe's
leading service provider for digital music and a subsidiary of the
Media-Saturn Group. JUKE currently offers more than 18 million tracks
from more than 80,000 labels in every style of music. These can be
listened to directly via streaming on a PC, a smartphone or other mobile
devices, and tracks can be organised into individual playlists. In order
to guarantee optimal sound and error-free streaming, JUKE exclusively
uses the new Dolby Pulse technology from Dolby which has long been
synonymous with outstanding sound quality. JUKE can be easily accessed
with a PC via the website www.myjuke.ch.
For mobile devices there is also a free app which make it possible to
use JUKE in offline mode as well (iPhone (News - Alert)/iPad, Android,Windows 8). The
JUKE streaming service costs CHF 12.95 or € 9.99 per month. JUKE's music
service is available in Switzerland, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands,
Belgium and Italy.
Sunrise is the biggest private telecommunications provider in
Switzerland with offices in Zurich, Kloten, Lucerne, Basle, Berne,
Biel/Bienne, Renens, Geneva and Lugano. Around 3 million customers use
Sunrise products and services in the areas of mobile telephony,
landlines, Internet and IPTV (News - Alert). Sunrise TV, the latest generation of
entertainment, is exceptional in offering the widest selection of HD
stations in its basic package, the "ComeBack TV" and "Live Pause"
functions, and a unique variety of TV and radio channels. The corporate
client area Business Sunrise offers customised communications solutions
to business clients. Sunrise's mobile network, which is based on the
GSM, EDGE, UMTS and HSPA+ technologies, provides modern mobile telephony
services to 99% of the population with a transmission speed of up to 42
Mbit/s. A high-performance fibre optics network with a total length of
10,000 km enables the provision of high-quality speech and data services
throughout the country. Thanks to unbundling, Sunrise's broadband
services can reach about 85% of all households. Sunrise operates around
100 Sunrise Centres throughout Switzerland. Sunrise is a brand of
Sunrise Communications AG.
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