Category: IPTV

Costa Rica loses cable and DTH subscribers and strengthens its IPTV base in 2020

As reported by the Costa Rican Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel), entity in charge of regulating the telecommunications market in the country, on its latest report, the pay TV market suffered a retraction in 2020, and ended the year with a total of 877 thousand subscribers. In addition, although coaxial cable is still the leading technology [...]

Cotas starts making trials for its new IPTV offer and plans to launch it in September

Bolivian Cooperativa de Telecomunicaciones Santa Cruz (Cotas) has announced the launch of its new pay TV offer via IPTV. According to information reported on the website of the Bolivian newspaper El Deber and others, the company expects to launch its new offering in September. This way, Cotas will gradually migrate its TV offer to the [...]

Globo would have inscribed a STB at Anatel and may launch new streaming box

According to the information reported on the specialized website Minha Operadora and others, the Brazilian group Grupo Globo would be planning to launch a new streaming box, which it would have inscribed at Anatel, the entity that regulates the telecommunications market in Brazil. Minha Operadora reports that the device would be called Globo.com, although, in [...]

Sky launches new smart STB with Android TV in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company Sky (AT&T) announced on Wednesday the launch of its new Sky Connect. It is a new smart STB with Android TV (Google) operating system. The device has already been officially launched for the company’s postpaid customers, but its price was not reported yet. According to information reported on various specialized websites in [...]

America Movil launches new Claro TV’s version in Peru for FTTH and HFC clients

Telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) has announced the launch of a new Claro TVs version in the Peruvian market, which, as reported by the company, brings together FTA TV and pay TV channels, as well as on demand content of series, films, documentaries and exclusive content from the Claro Video OTT, as well as premium [...]

Movistar grows in FTTH and IPTV during the first three months of 2021 in Colombia

As part of its Q1 2021 financial results report presentation, Movistar Colombia (Telefonica) reported a year-on-year growth of 51.6% on its FTTH customer base, which already features more than 366 thousand subscribers. Movistar also reported that its FTTH offering is already available in 43 Colombian cities. This increase in the number of FTTH accesses shows [...]

VTR extends its FTTH network in Chile and plans to launch HubTV soon

Chilean telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Latin America) plans to launch HubTV, a new IPTV product, which works on the FTTH network that the company is deploying in the country. It is a STB called D-Box Smart, developed by TiVo. From Liberty they report that the new offer will be launched soon in Chile, although they [...]

America Movil launches IPTV plans in Peru

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, made by América Movil this last Tuesday, April 27th, the company reported the launch of new IPTV plans in Peru. With the addition of that country, America Movil’s IPTV offer continues to strengthen itself in Latin America, where it is also available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, [...]

Oi ends 2020 with more than 9 million FTTH HPs and plans to expand its FTTH offer to São Paulo

According to the information reported in its Q4 2020 results presentation, Brazilian telecommunications company Oi (Grupo Oi) ended 2020 with almost 9.1 million FTTH HPs. The figure represents 4.5 million more than that reported by the company as of December 31st, 2019 (4.603 million); and 1,177 million FTTH HPs more than the 7.9 million reported [...]