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Pluto TV launches LatAm service in 17 countries, adds new content partners

Wednesday 8 April 2020 | 08:54 CET | News
ViacomCBS has finally launched its free ad-supported streaming platform Pluto TV in 17 countries in Latin America around 6 years after its US debut. The service is now available via web browser at www.pluto.tv, Apple TV, Android TV and mobile device apps for download in iOS and Android in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Paraguay, El Salvador, Uruguay and Venezuela.

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Companies: ViacomCBS
Countries: Latin America
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