VidZone®, the revolutionary on-demand music video service developed for PlayStation®3 is confirmed to go live in New Zealand on Friday the 11th December. VidZone is a FREE* service that gives users the freedom to view thousands of music videos on demand by streaming them directly to your PS3 and onto your TV screen - complete with Surround Sound.
Developed by Adrian Workman, an ex-pat Kiwi now based in London, VidZone has been a bit hit on overseas as PlayStation®3 owners have tapped into the huge library of over 10,000 music videos. Unsurprisingly, with a Kiwi in charge New Zealand artists are well represented with Ladyhawke, Smashproof, Dave Dobbyn, Kids in Space, Minuit, Bic Runga, Savage (and many more) already on the playlist.
In fact VidZone has so many tracks if you played the current line-up of videos back to back and watched 24 / 7 it would take you more than three weeks to watch it all! If that’s not enough more artists and videos are being added all the time.
VidZone is completely free*, is extremely easy to use, and puts you in charge of the tunes. Just download the VidZone application from PlayStation®Store and you’re away. Whether you want watch a single video or create your own custom playlists for every occasion, you are the VJ.
Whether it’s a playlist for a living-room workout or a house party VidZone gives you all the options and puts you in complete control. You can even create a playlist remotely via your PSP™ (PlayStation®Portable) or Sony Aino mobile via Remote Play® and have it waiting for when you get home.
With major music labels on board as well as thousands of independents, you can count on getting the latest videos from the biggest names – including exclusives and world premieres. The VidZone line-up already features musical heavy-weights such as U2, the Pussycat Dolls, Britney Spears, Fatboy Slim, Black Eyed Peas, Dizzee Rascal, P!nk, Noisettes, Ne-Yo, and Armand van Helden to name just a few. So no matter what you are into chances are you‘ll find it on Vidzone.
Set to transform the music video experience, VidZone joins games, Blu-ray movies, photo viewing, music storage, and Internet as one more reason to make PS3 the centre of your home entertainment experience. Download VidZone from PlayStation®Store on December 11th and put yourself in control. Find out more at www.vidzoneps3.com.
*Normal internet usage charges apply