Tag Archives: DirecTV Go

DirecTV GO to offer free access to HBO Max and broadcast the Copa América and the Euro 2020 in some Latin American countries

DirecTV has announced this last Wednesday that its SVOD OTT DirecTV GO, available in several Latin American countries, will offer those who subscribe to the platform the possibility of accessing HBO Max for free for two years starting on June 29th, date on which WarnerMedia (AT&T and Discovery) announced the official arrival of the platform [...]

ETB strengthens its FTTH growth, which already represents 58% of its fixed customers base

As part of its Q1 2021 financial results presentation, the Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota (ETB) reported that its FTTH customer base increased by 5.6% so far this year, and ended Q1 2021 with 520 thousand subscribers, adding 27 thousand new customers compared to the 493 thousand reported at the end of 2020. In addition, [...]

Big Brother Brazil was the second most searched Netflix content on Google globally in 2020

According to the latest Netflix quarterly results report (Q4 2020), the platform informed that the reality show Big Brother Brazil ranked second in a top 10 of the platforms content catalog most searched on Google worldwide during last year. In the top 10 shown by Netflix, Big Brother Brazil is the only title which is [...]

Did America Movil find the key to make OTT pay TV grow?

The growth observed in OTT pay TV remains slow in Latin America. As reported by Dataxis, at the end of 2020, this technology represents almost 1.3 million subscribers; barely 2% of the pay TV market. A review of DirecTV, Telefonica and America Movil strategies shows the different strategies implemented to change this static situation. Low [...]

Did America Movil find the key to make OTT pay TV grow?

The growth observed in OTT pay TV remains slow in Latin America. As reported by Dataxis, at the end of 2020, this technology represents almost 1.3 million subscribers; barely 2% of the pay TV market. A review of DirecTV, Telefonica and America Movil strategies shows the different strategies implemented to change this static situation. Low [...]

DirecTV GO adds blim tv with Televisa’s channels in Mexico

Televisa has announced this Tuesday, February 24th, that its SVOD OTT blim tv is already part of the DirecTV GO (AT&T) catalog in Mexico. The initiative, which has been available since February 18th, allows DirecTV GO subscribers to access 35 live TV channels and more than 32 thousand hours of on-demand content, including all Televisa [...]

ETB’s FTTH clients can now access DirecTV GO’s catalog

Colombian telecommunications company ETB (Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota) and DirecTV announced this last Tuesday, February 10th, a new partnership that will allow ETB’s FTTH customers to add DirecTV GOs catalog to their plan. As reported by the Colombian company, the aim of the partnership is to offer its clients a more diversified portfolio to [...]

DirecTV GO now available on LG devices in Latin America

As officially reported by DirecTV (AT&T), since December 2020, the SVOD OTT DirecTV GO, recently launched in Brazil and relaunched in Argentina, is available for download on LG devices in those two countries, in addition to Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. LG devices enabled to download DirecTV GO are LG OLED and LG [...]

DirecTV GO relaunches in Argentina as a standalone platform on December 17th

As officially reported this Wednesday from DirecTV, the SVOD OTT DirecTV GO, which has just been launched as a D2C product in Brazil, will start to be marketed in Argentina as a standalone platform from next December 17th. The OTT will offer sports programming from DirecTV, as well as films, series and documentaries, with a [...]

DirecTV GO now available in Brazil

Vrio Corp, AT&T unit that controls DirecTVs operations in Latin America and Sky in Brazil, has officially announced that the SVOD OTT DirecTV GO is available in Brazil from this Tuesday, December 1st. The platform is available by signing up at www.directvgo.com.br, without a physical contract or service installation.     DirecTV GO offers more than 90 [...]