BEIJING, Dec. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VisionChina Media Inc. ("VisionChina Media" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: VISN), China's largest out-of-home digital television advertising network on mass transportation systems and the leading provider of urban mass transit Wi-Fi, today announced that it has deployed 3,000 on-bus Wi-Fi hotspots in Hangzhou City, the provincial capital of Zhejiang. Currently, the Company provides free Wi-Fi Internet services on over 30,000 buses under the brand name "VIFI," with approximately 10 million registered users.
With free on-bus Wi-Fi services, commuters are able to access content provided by the VIFI platform, including news, music, video and App downloading, as well as web browsing and communication capabilities via social media platforms including WeChat, Weibo and QQ. VIFI enables up to 60 users on each bus to surf the Internet at the same time with a fast downloading speed and smooth Internet experience.
Mr. Limin Li, VisionChina Media's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are pleased to announce the recent implementation of our Wi-Fi services in Hangzhou City, which further strengthens our leading position in China's urban mass transit Wi-Fi market and demonstrates our ability to deliver targeted content and an exceptional user experience. We intend to continue to deploy on-bus Wi-Fi hotspots in more provincial capitals and other major cities across China."
About VisionChina Media Inc.
VisionChina Media Inc. (Nasdaq: VISN) operates an out-of-home advertising network on mass transportation systems, including buses and subways. As of September 30, 2015, VisionChina Media's advertising network included approximately 97,757 digital television displays on mass transportation systems in 18 of China's economically prosperous cities, including Beijing, Guangzhou and Shenzhen, as secured by exclusive agency agreements or joint venture contract. VisionChina Media has the ability to deliver real-time, location-specific broadcasting, including news, stock quotes, weather and traffic reports, and other entertainment programming. For more information, please visit http://www.visionchina.cn.
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