Tag Archives: HD

DirecTV launches prepaid HD service in Argentina

DirecTV announced the launch of a new prepaid HD kit in Argentina, with more than 40 additional channels in high definition. Users can make recharges starting from AR$ 190 (USD 7). The prepaid HD kit costs AR$ 449 (USD 16.4) and can be purchased at any of the authorized points of sale, in main supermarket [...]

Túpac Katari satellite broadcasts 2018 South American Games in HD

The Bolivian Space Agency (ABE in Spanish), through the Túpac Katari satellite, and the state-owned channel Bolivia TV are broadcasting in high definition the XI Cochabamba South American Games for the 14 countries participating in the sporting event. The director of ABE, Iván Zambrana, said that Bolivia is one of the few countries in the [...]

Mexico Megacable TV subscriber base continues to grow and reaches 3.1 million

Mexican telecom operator Megacable finished the first quarter of 2018 with a growing number of subscribers in its TV segment, registering 3.1 million users (61 thousand net additions). This represents a 2% increase, compared to the previous period. This is the fourth consecutive quarter that the company ends with a growth in TV subscribers, after [...]

Cablevisión adds two new HD channels

Argentina’s largest pay TV operator, Cablevisión, announced the addition of E! Entertaiment and Telemundo to its HD lineup. This way, the operator’s high definition platform now offers more than 70 channels. The operator said that the two new HD channels are available from March 27 for Cablevisión HD customers and on Flow multi-screen service, which [...]

TV Brasil launches HD channel on Net

Brazilian public broadcasting network TV Brasil signed an agreement with Net (Claro Brasil) to launch its high definition channel on the operator’s programming lineup. According to Agencia Brasil, the public broadcaster expects to attract other operators in the sector to make new contracts and increase its audience. “Technically the process was already ready and thanks to the [...]

Cablevisión adds nine HD channels

Argentina’s largest pay TV operator, Cablevisión, announced that it will launch nine new HD channels in September and will reach 70 in that technology. This way, the company seeks to “meet the needs of its customers, understanding the differential of a wide and robust content offering”. Starting on September 1, Cablevision will add Comedy Central [...]

Brazilian broadcaster TV Clube agreed to distribute its HD signal with Intelsat

Intelsat announced an agreement with TV Clube, the Brazilian broadcaster from Pernambuco, an affiliate of the national network Rede Record, to move their high definition channel distribution to the satellite Intelsat 14. It is a multi-year deal, though it wasnt specified an amount of time yet. By moving to Intelsat 14, TV Clube will be [...]

Telesur goes HD

News channel Telesur commemorated its 12-year anniversary on July 24 and announced that is now available in high definition. This initiative “responds to the new demands of the audience and the telecommunications markets”. The move to HD format entails a technological commitment that will offer greater clarity and quality to our information content, said Paulo [...]

Caracol Internacional launches HD channel

Caracol Internacional is now available in HD version for viewers in Latin America and Spain, reaching more than 10 million homes. Currently, Caracol Internacional reaches more than 23 countries, with a programming that includes more than 65 hours a week with the most outstanding TV shows of Colombias Caracol Televisión. “This is a very important [...]