BIGO.LIVE Enables the Digital Generation to ‘Make Life More Interesting’ by Sharing Talent within the Popular Social Streaming Platform

With More Than 30 Million Subscribers from around the World, BIGO.LIVE Rolls out a New Update with Celebrity YouTube Content Creators on Board

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--()--BIGO.LIVE Broadcasting, a fast growing internet company established in Singapore, in partnership with YY Inc., a pioneering real-time interactive social platform company, today reveals more details for its popular global streaming platform, BIGO.LIVE – a live video social app that makes life more interesting, for mobile devices on the App Store and Google Play. Designed to livestream entertaining video such as social pranking, fashion and makeup tips, singing, dancing and funny animal tricks, BIGO.LIVE connects creators and viewers alike with a focus on humor, fun and friends. Fans can tune in 24/7 to see a variety of real-time talents and socially engage via live chats which helps to foster a community from all walks of life.

“These moments can come from major stars like Vitaly with his huge upcoming Halloween prank or from fresh creators signing up to create their first live videos on their phones—come join the fun!”

BIGO.LIVE has amassed a strong global following with more than 30 million registered users, 20 million monthly active users, and 1 million Likes on Facebook. An update coming shortly will include new features such as screen sharing and video messaging which will add more content for fans to access. This will allow users to share all of their moments from anywhere at any time making BIGO.LIVE increasingly accessible and easy to use.

In addition to the millions of aspiring stars to meet and follow, BIGO.LIVE has partnered with top talent - including six major YouTube creators with over 1 million subscribers, led by star YouTube prankster Vitaly (VitalyzdTv). Vitaly, who has over nine million subscribers and averages 14 million views per month, will kick off the BIGO.LIVE update with several exclusive sessions culminating in a massive, Halloween-themed stunt viewable exclusively on BIGO.LIVE Sunday, October 30th.

“The mission of BIGO.LIVE is to make life more interesting by creating and sharing the amazing and funny moments that bring friends together,” said Jay He, Vice President of BIGO.LIVE. “These moments can come from major stars like Vitaly with his huge upcoming Halloween prank or from fresh creators signing up to create their first live videos on their phones—come join the fun!”

Additional popular content creators, all with unique areas of talent, are committed to the social video platform. They include De’Arra & Ken 4 Life, Ten Second Songs, Kalyn Nicolson, Monica Church, Macy Kate and Lycia Faith.

BIGO.LIVE is the new destination for streamers to showcase their talents and share their passions. Content creators are encouraged to stream entertaining and funny moments from their day—whether spontaneously improvised or carefully planned. Prank your friends, ask questions on the street or just be yourself in front of the camera. With real-time interaction, streamers can engage with their audience during live sessions, and viewers can share their thoughts on what they are seeing - by sending virtual hearts, lollipops and other gifts to their favorite creators. Don’t wait—broadcast your life and build a new audience of fans!

BIGO.LIVE is a social streaming platform that promotes different varieties of acts and talents as well as interests. BIGO.LIVE is free to download and features live broadcasting, real-time interaction, virtual gifts and the ability to watch live videos anytime and anywhere via a mobile device.

For updates from BIGO.LIVE please follow www.bigo.tv/

About BIGO.LIVE

BIGO.LIVE is the social streaming platform for sharing talent and making life more interesting. Designed to stream the entertaining, funny and surprising moments of life, the app connects creators and viewers alike. First launched in Asia, BIGO.LIVE has over 30 million downloads and over 1 million Facebook Likes. BIGO.LIVE features live broadcasting, real-time interaction, virtual gifts and the ability to watch live videos anytime and anywhere via your mobile device. Tune in today to see whimsical jokes and pranks, surprising talent, and the crazy moments that just might make your day! For more information, visit www.bigo.tv/

About YY Inc

YY Inc. ("YY" or the "Company") is a revolutionary real-time interactive social platform that engages users in real-time online group activities through voice, text and video. Launched in July 2008, YY Client, the Company's core product, empowers users to create and organize groups of varying sizes to discover and participate in a wide range of online activities, including online music and entertainment, online games, online dating, live game broadcasting and education. YY Inc. was listed on NASDAQ in November 2012 and generated revenues of US$908 million in the fiscal year 2015.

Contacts

AVIAgames Limited
Victoria Lin
victoria@aviagames.com

Release Summary

BIGO.LIVE is a fast growing live video social app that makes life more interesting and connects creators and viewers alike.

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