Tag Archives: Pay-TV

Totalplay increases its pay TV subscribers base and adds 200 thousand new FTTH HPs at the end of Q1 2021

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, the Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) reported a total of 1,796 million pay TV subscribers, an area in which the company made a 55% growth compared to Q1 2020. In addition , the reported figure is also higher than the number of pay TV [...]

Ecuadorian pay TV market decreases its subscribers base again at the end of Q1 2021

According to the figures reported by the Ecuadorian Agencia de Regulacion y Control de Telecomunicacion, the countrys pay TV market ended in Q1 2021 with a total of 856.6 thousand subscribers, 94 thousand subscribers less than the 950,725 with which the area ended 2020. On the other hand, the figure reported in Q4 2020 has [...]

TCC goes live with next-gen hybrid Android TV service for Uruguay and beyond powered by SDMC STBs and 3SS

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), provider of software solutions FOR STBs and multiscreen entertainment, and SDMC, a professional Google-certified company for Android TV smart STBs, together announced that Uruguayan cable and OTT service provider TCC has gone live with its next-generation hybrid TV platform, based on Android TV OS Operator Tier. The new service is enabled [...]

Brazil loses almost 200 thousand pay TV subscribers and reports the biggest customers drop so far this year

According to figures reported by the Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel) in Brazil, and quoted by the specialized website Telaviva, the pay TV market in that country ended March with just over 14.3 million subscribers. According to the entity, the country lost 198.5 thousand clients during the month, which was the most significant drop so [...]

Megacable starts 2021 with 1.4 million Xview subscribers and more internet than video clients

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, Mexican holding Megacable reported a total of 1.4 million subscribers to Xview, its SVOD OTT. According to the figures managed by the company, the platform featured a  530 thousand net additions growth (60.6%) regarding  Q1 2020, while, in comparison with the last three months last year, [...]

America Movil to launch Claro Box TV in all Latin American countries where the company is now operating

During the conference with analysts that took place due to America Movils Q1 2021 results report presentation, Daniel Haikk, CEO of the company, informed that the streaming device Claro Box TV, now only available in Brazil, will also be launched in the rest of the countries in which the company is currently operating. The device [...]

Globo plans to premiere 75 original productions on Globoplay between 2021 and 2022

Erick Bretas, Director de Productos Digitales del Grupo Globo de Brasil dio a conocer algunos de los proyectos a corto plazo para Globoplay, el SVOD OTT de la compañía. Según reportó el ejecutivo, Globo tiene actualmente 102 proyectos en desarrollo y producción para ser estrenados en Globoplay, de los cuales 75 harán su debut en [...]

WarnerMedia could negotiate for the Copa Libertadores TV rights from 2023

According to the information reported by the Brazilian website UOL, WarnerMedia (AT&T), owner of the TNT Sports channel, intends to negotiate for the Copa Libertadores TV rights in Latin America, for the 2023-2026 period. The news has not been confirmed by any company executive yet. Also, according to UOL, WanerMedia would start negotiations for the [...]

Win Sports to broadcast Colombian Professional Basketball League between April and June

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports, whose programming focuses on sports content, has officially announced this Thursday, April 22nd, that it will broadcast the Colombian Professional Basketball League. According to the information that was officially reported from the company, from next Tuesday, April 27th, until June 10th, Win Sports will broadcast the 74 matches of [...]

Chile increases its pay TV subscribers base and closes 2020 with 3.27 million clients

According to the latest figures reported by the Chilean Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel), the countrys pay TV market ended 2020 with a total of 3.27 million subscribers. The figure shows a 30 thousand subscribers increase regarding the almost 3.24 million reported in Q3 2020, and an increase of 1.4% in the total pay TV customer [...]