Tag Archives: Vivo

Roland Garros arrives at Brazil with Vivo and BandSports

The French Tennis Federation (FFT), responsible for the Roland Garros tournament, launched exclusively in Brazil its OTT platform “RG Ao Vivo”, with access to locker rooms, interviews, historical finals archives and the 841 live matches broadcasts in the 2019 edition. The competition will be held between May 20th and June 6th, and the OTT is [...]

Brazilian pay TV loses subscribers and Oi continues to grow

According to Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) monthly report  Oi was the only Pay TV operator in Brazil in presenting growth rates during the last 12 months. In this period, the countrys pay TV market lost 767.97 thousand subscribers, representing a reduction of 4.27%, and totaled 17.23 million active contracts in the third month of [...]

HBO Go is also available in Vivo’s catalog

Brazilian pay TV operator Vivo allows its subscribers to access to the HBO Go OTT. The subscription has a USD 9 monthly cost, and can be paid directly into the operator’s account, or with prepaid credits. With this new feature, Vivos customers can access the entire HBO content, either through a subscription or by hiring [...]

Procon notifies Brazilian pay TV operators about football broadcasts in PPV

Consumer Protection and Defense Foundation (Procon), based in San Pablo, Brazil, notified Pay TV operators Claro, Sky, Vivo, Oi and Tim to clarify their subscribers modalities under which they will offer Brazilian Football Championship  broadcastings packages on pay-per-view (PPV). These content generated a USD 27 billion profit in 2018. Procon questioned Brazilian operators about the [...]

Samsung allows to pay VOD content and apps on Vivo’s invoice

Samsung and the Brazilian telecommunications company Vivo launched a new payment method for apps in the Galaxy Store, which will be connected directly to each subscriber’s cell phone account. The launch will benefit all customers with Vivo cell phones that have Samsung smartphones. Vivo is the first operator in Brazil to offer this payment option. [...]

Brasil sigue perdiendo suscriptores a TV paga

Los números del mercado de TV paga en Brasil, que divulgó la Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel) el pasado 27 de marzo, afirman que la TV por suscripción de ese país finalizó el mes de febrero con 17,37 millones de contratos activos. En los últimos 12 meses, el pico más alto que se registró tuvo [...]

Brazil continues losing pay TV subscribers

Brazilian pay TV market figures, released on March 27th by the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), shows that it has ended February with 17,37 million active contracts. In the past 12 months, the largest subscriptions number recorded was at the Maranhão state, which raised its subscribers in a 29.46% (that is, 52.28 thousand new contracts). The [...]

Vivo Brazil’s plans can be modified from its website and app

Braziian Justice ordered telecommunications operator Vivo to allow its clients to change any of their plans through the website and the application of the company. It already offered the changing possibility through the Meu Vivo application, but subscribers could make the alteration only to change to a more expensive plan. Justice request was made last [...]

Brazilian pay TV declines again in January

According to data provided by National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), Brazilian pay TV recorded 17.5 million active contracts in January 2019. The number represents a 0.8% in comparison with December 2018, and rises to 3.6% compared to January last year. The only pay TV operator that showed growth between January 2018 and January 2019 was Oi, [...]