Plex has introduced a brand new take care of MGM that will carry extra free movies to its app. The announcement follows an identical deal revealed earlier this year with Warner Bros, underscoring the firm’s effort to develop into greater than only a residence leisure software program resolution. Plex says its customers will get entry to ‘dozens’ of movies below this deal and that they’ll arrive on the platform earlier than the end of the year.
Plex is, at its core, an software that permits customers to arrange their very own residence streaming platform. The software program is available in two components: the server app that will get put in on a desktop or laptop computer and the streaming app, which is used on a tool to entry the movies and TV reveals. Plex is free, however comes with an non-obligatory subscription that features entry to sure options like downloading.
Along with accessing your individual native content material, Plex additionally allows customers to stream choose free on-line content material, reminiscent of information broadcasts. The corporate is increasing that on-line streaming section with the addition of ad-supported movies from main firms like Lionsgate and Warner Bros. Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) is the newest to hitch the platform.
Beneath the newly introduced deal, Plex says it will supply every part from cult classics to Oscar-winning flicks by the end of 2019. Examples of content material coming to the platform embody All Canine Go to Heaven, Rain Man, The Terminator, and Invoice & Ted’s Bogus Journey.
Along with assist for video content material, Plex additionally allows customers to entry their native music information from their media server. The platform additionally added podcasts in the comparatively latest previous; as with different podcast apps, customers can seek for and discover their favourite reveals to download episodes and extra.