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Digicel acquires 2018 FIFA World Cup rights

Digicel and SportsMax announced that they have secured broadcast rights for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, for 22 countries, through an agreement signed with DTH operator DirecTV. The matches will be available in free-to-air TV, broadband, pay TV, radio and streaming via mobile. Both companies have acquired the English and Spanish language media rights. [...]

Digicel launches triple play in Bermuda

Telecommunications company Digicel has launched triple play through its FTTH network in Bermuda. The offer includes speeds of up to 200 mbps, three TV plans and fibre phone options. TV plans include between 55 and 129 channels. The package with 104 channels and a 25Mbps connection is priced at USD 185. The platform offers new [...]

Digicel goes for 4K in the Caribbean together with Huawei

The telecommunications operator of the Caribbean Digicel gave its first step towards transmissions in 4k. Using the technology provided by Huawei, it broadcasted in this quality from its headquarters located in Kingston, Jamaica. The main media in the region were invited to demonstration. Thanks to the power of our fiber network and hybrid TV platform, [...]

Digicel Play reaches 100 thousand subscribers in three markets in the Caribbean after a year of launching

Digicel Play, a Triple Play Service offer through FTTH, has reach 100 thousand subscribers in Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago, only a year after the service was first launched in Jamaica. This is a very important milestone for us and we are thankful to our customers and business partners for helping us achieve it, [...]

Digicel launches OTT app in the Caribbean

Digicel has announced the launch of Play Go, its live streaming service with seven HD channels, including sports and TV shows. It is available across Digicels markets in the Caribbean.   The app offers live streaming of channels SportsMax, SportsMax 2, NBA TV, Fight Sports, Catch, Catch 2 and P. Diddys Revolt TV. It can [...]

Digicel strikes deal with Flow Sports

  From 1 August, Digicel Play will add the channel Flow Sports (Cable & Wireless) to its line-up of content throughout all of its TV markets in the Caribbean.   The sport channel has the TV rights to the Premier League matches, and it also offers contents from the FA Cup and the Bundesliga, among [...]

Digicel selects Agama for video service assurance

  Agama Technologies has announced that Jamaica-based Digicel Group has selected Agama to provide its end-to-end DTV monitoring solution.   This solution covers the complete end-to-end hybrid IP/cable TV and OTT service distribution for linear and VoD services. It will enable Digicel to efficiently manage and operate its video services as these are rolled out [...]

Digicel reached agreements for the transmission of NBCUniversal and CBS content in the Caribbean

  Caribbean telecommunications company Digicel announced it had reached trade agreements with the US programmers NBCUniversal and CBS Studios International to incorporate content to the IPTV service offered by Digicel Play in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados.   CBS contents include shows such as Dr. Phil, The Late Show with Steven Colbert, 60 Minutes, [...]

Digicel doubled its IPTV users in Jamaica in two months by reaching 20,000

  Caribbean telecommunications company Digicel said it doubled its number of Pay-TV subscribers in Jamaica by reaching 20,000 just two months after passing the 10,000. The company provides the Digicel Play package, which includes IPTV services, broadband and telephony over its fiber FTTH network.   Digicel Play has seen record-breaking growth since we launched in [...]