Tag Archives: Sky Brasil

Pay TV recorded 16.82 million homes in Brazil and continues losing subscribers

As reported by the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), Brazil recorded 16.82 million households with access to pay TV in May, which represents a 1.4 million subscribers decrease (-6.7%) in the last 12 months. The entity also reported that Claro granted pay TV service to 8.29 million customers, and concentrated 49.26% of the market, followed by [...]

DirecTV loses 73,000 subscribers in Q3

AT&T announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2018. In the report, the group reported that Vrio, the unit that comprises DirecTV businesses in Latin America, registered net losses of 73,000 subscribers during the period (even with gains in Brazil), “due to the completion of the World Cup”. The company ended the quarter [...]

Sky Brasil launches new campaign to promote its HD offer

Sky Brasil, the country’s leading DTH operator, launched a new campaign, called Sky é Mais, to promote its wide range of HD channels and the diversity of its pay-per-view programming. The pieces were produced by FCB Brasil agency. The advertising videos, starring Brazilian model Gisele Bündchen, are a tribute to great scenes of cinema and [...]

SKY Brasil to bring DirecTV Now model in 2018

SKY Brasil’s President, Luiz Eduardo Baptista, said in an interview with Folha de S.Paulo newspaper that AT&T’s DirecTV Now service will be coming to Brazil next year. This way, the OTT pay TV platform -currently available in the United States- serves as a model for the product that SKY Brasil plans to launch in the country. [...]

SKY Brasil to launch more than 100 channels this year

Brazilian DTH operator SKY (AT&T) has announced that it will expand its programming offering with the launch of more than 100 channels before the end of the year. This initiative comes after SKY launched its new SKY-B1 satellite in February and its state-of-the-art transmission center in April. According to the operator, the launches will include [...]

SKY Brasil launches Fox Premium channels

FOX Networks Group Brazil (FNG) announced that its FOX Premium App & TV platform is now available to subscribers of SKY Brasil (AT&T), the largest DTH operator in the country. FOX Premium 1 HD and FOX Premium 2 HD are available in channels 544 and 545, respectively. In turn, the TV Everywhere app allows access [...]

SKY Brasil introduces new prepaid options

SKY Brazil (AT&T) has launched new recharge options for its prepaid customers. The new offer includes recharges ranging from 3 to 30 days, with TV channels Telecine, HBO, Premiere, Combate, Sexy Hot, SexPrive and Playboy TV. According to the company, customers can select a 30-day recharge of HBO channels for a price starting at $19.90 [...]