Tag Archives: STB

Entel Chile deploys Velocix solution to power Entel TV’s video streaming service

Provider of carrier-grade video streaming and advertising technology Velocix has recently announced that Chilean telecommunications company Entel Chile has launched Velocixs IP CDN, origin server and video recording management software to support Entel TV, the companys newest OTT, which uses the first Android TV Operator Tier Box in the country.  We see great opportunity in [...]

Entel Chile adds Amazon Prime Video for its customers with three months for free

Telecommunications company Entel has announced this last Thursday, March 4th, that, from that date on, its clients in Chile are able to hire the OTT Amazon Prime Video, and pay the subscription to the platform in their monthly bill. In addition, Entel clients who subscribe to Prime Video will  access Amazon’s streaming platform for free [...]

Cuba to strengthen DTT STBs production

As reported on several specialized websites in Cuba, the country’s Communications Minister, Jose Luis Perdomo Dilella, informed that the distribution of STBs for digital TV will be strengthened in the country from the second quarter of the year, especially in those areas where it is expected a greater progress in the DTT migration process. Likewise, [...]

Megacable taps Viaccess-Orca to power Xview+ OTT platform

Viaccess-Orca (VO), part of the Orange Group and leader providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection and advanced data solutions, has officially announced this last Thursday, March 4th that Mexican pay TV operator Megacable is expanding the delivery of its Xview+ OTT platform, recently launched, to Android TV STBs using VOs TV Platform solution. As [...]

Wom strengthens its internet via FTTH offer with new 100 mbps plan in Chile

Chilean mobile operator Wom has officially announced through its official website the launch of a new internet plan via FTTH with up to 100 mbps with symmetric speed -that is, it supports the same upload and download speed-, for CH $ 9,990 (USD 14) per month. The new plan is added to two others previously [...]

Claro Box TV, Claro’s new STB in Brazil, loses 14 channels

According to what several specialized websites in Brazil have reported, Claro Box TV, a new STB recently launched by the country’s pay TV operator Claro (America Movil) has lost 14 of the channels that were part of its catalog. The news took place shortly after the company had officially launched the STB, after a soft [...]

Claro Box TV adds Globoplay’s app to its catalog in Brazil

According to the information reported by several specialized websites in Brazil, Claro Box TV, new STB recently launched by Brazilian telecommunications company Claro (America Movil), has added Globoplays app, Grupo Globo’s SVOD OTT, as part of its catalog. With the news, Claros clients who acquire the STB will be able to access Globo’s on-demand content [...]

Claro Box TV strengthens its line up with Globo channels in Brazil

The telecommunications company Claro Brazil (America Móvil) has strengthened the Claro Box TV catalog, its new STB launched in October 2020 in several cities of the country, and added Globo’s FTA TV and pay TV channels to its offer, which, up to now, were not available, as both groups had not initially ran an agreement. [...]

WOM to use an Android TV STB to launch its new TV offering

Chilean mobile operator WOM is moving forward in launching its new TV offering, known as WOM TV. According to the information reported by the specialized website Pisapapeles, Wom’s new service is currently in a beta phase and, to launch the offer, the company will use a new STB. In addition to the new device, in [...]

DirecTV would be working on a new Android TV STB for DirecTV GO

According to the ‘Android TV Guide’ website, the DTH operator DirecTV (AT&T) would be working on the launch of a new STB with Android TV, in version 10. According to the already mentioned website, the device will be used in Latin America for the SVOD OTT DirecTV GO. Android TV Guide reported that the company [...]