Samsung launches Wuaki TV app

Hybrid movie streaming service is the latest addition to Smart TV platform

Samung today announced a partnership with, which adds the European streaming service to TV manufacturer's impressive Smart platform. Launched last month in the UK, is a unique streaming service that combines subscription, rental and purchasing of movies and TV shows from its extensive catalogue of titles.

Content currently available to rent or buy includes recent releases such as Trance, Oblivion and Oz the Great and Powerful. In addition, the Wuaki Plus subscription service offers a 'regularly-refreshed' line-up of movies from blockbusters to classics, alongside highly-rated TV shows such as the first six seasons of Dexter. Until September 13th, Samsung Smart TV users will also be able to take advantage of a special '50 per cent off' Wuaki Plus launch offer of subscribing for £2.99 per month for life.

'With the nation changing the way that we consume film and TV content, having a great selection of entertainment partners such as in our Smart TV store enables us to provide people with the freedom of choice to watch their favourite shows and movies at a time convenient for them' stated Guy Kinnell, Head of TV and AV at Samsung Electronics UK & Ireland.