Tag Archives: STB

Flow adds all Netflix content into its browser

From today on, Netflix series, films and documentaries will be available on the Flow browser, the Argentine pay TV operator Cablevisions multi-screen platform. Due to this integrated search solution, the OTT titles such as Money Heist, Stranger Things, Apache and others can be directly accessed through the Flow browser. This way, Flow keeps trying to [...]

Megacable expands its subscribers base and record 4.8 million distributed STBs

In its Q3 2019 financial results report,  its OTT Xview recorded 716 thousand subscriptions, a 15.3% growth against the previous quarter. The company also noted that during Q3, 109 thousand subscribers of the HD service were added, which amounted to 911 thousand customers, and that 83% of its subscriber base is digital, with 4.8 million [...]

Sky Brazil announces new prepaid plan with news in programming

Brazilian pay-TV operator Sky announced a new prepaid plan for its subscribers, called Comforto. In it, clients have the possibility of acquiring a set of antennas and a STB to access 24 months of basic programming. As with other prepaid plans of the company, customers can also access additional content through top-ups. The offer is [...]

Cablevision Flow now available through Antel in Uruguay

Cablevision Flow, available in Uruguay since 2017 on mobile phones, tablets and PCs, is now also available on TVs in the country through the Antel FTTH services. We are proud to launch this new Cablevision Flow stage in Uruguay. Our aim is to always put our customers at the center and give an answer to [...]

Brazil’s Oi rolls out Android TV STB

Brazilian company Oi launched a streaming STB based on Android TV, named Streaming Box, which includes the operators own OTT Oi Play, as well as others like Netflix, YouTube and ESPN. The STB is also available to consumers who are not customers of Oi services and costs about R$ 480 (USD 116). The STB was [...]

Telecom Argentina had more than 370 thousand Flow STBs in Q2 2019

In its Q2 2019 results presentation,Telecom Argentina recorded 721 thousand Flow STBs, number which almost doubles the number of customers with Flow STBs in the same period 2018, which amounted to 377 thousand. The report also highlighted Flows offer deployment in Argentine provinces, where it is now available in Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Santiago del [...]

Paraguay puts off the analog blackout by 2021

Victor Martinez, Technical Manager at the Paraguayan National Telecommunications Commission (Conatel), confirmed that the country has delayed the analog blackout, now scheduled to take place on December 31st, 2021, one year after it was originally agreed. Martinez also reported that DTT migration will take place in stages, starting in Asuncion and surrounding cities. Paraguayan market [...]

Costa Rica, almost ready to implement the analog blackout

Next August 14th, Costa Rica will implement the analog blackout, by which TV network will only be accessed through digital devices capable of reproducing the ISDB-TB standard format, known as ‘Japanese-Brazilian’, and selected by the country for this process. The Costa Rican Social Assistance Mixed Institute (IMAS) had announced the delivery of STBs to 7,500 [...]

Entel deploys Amino solution to power Bolivia’s first nationwide IPTV rollout

Entel, the national telecommunications operator in Bolivia, has begun a major deployment of AminoVU set-top boxes running on AminoOS to deliver IPTV services across its newly deployed fiber network, which covers almost 100% of the country. Currently, Entel has a broad consumer offering including telephony, mobile, broadband and satellite TV and is broadening this range [...]

Brazilian channels are delivered through new SES satellite solution

Brazilian TV watchers already have the possibility to receive several channels in the country through the new free Ku-band solution from SES on the SES-10 satellite, located at 67 degrees West. To make it possible for customers to have an easy access to the channels, broadcasters can send their content to the SES teleport, located [...]