Tag Archives: STB

Antel launches new STB for TVs in Uruguay

Uruguayan telco Antel began marketing a new STB, which it named Antel Box. It is a 4K streaming player, which has Netflix, YouTube and Vera TV apps pre-installed. The device is available in Uruguay at UYU 2,990 (USD 69). Antel Box is a device that allows you to access a wide variety of content and [...]

Cablevision makes Flow app available to all its clients for free in Argentina

Telecom Argentina announced yesterday that all Cablevision customers in the country will be able to access the Flow app for free, available for download on any device from the Google Play Store or App Store. The initiative takes place as a measure to keep people at home and stop the advance of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). The [...]

Telecom Argentina records almost one million Flow STBs in Q4 2019

On its Q4 2019 results report presentation, Telecom Argentina reported 966 thousand Flow STBs distributed. The figure means 416 thousand STBs more than those recorded in Q4 2018, when the figure amounted to 550 thousand. Likewise, between Q3 and Q4 2019, the company distributed 95 thousand Flow boxes, as it went from 871 thousand to [...]

Paraguay gets ready to implement the analog blackout in 2021

Juan Carlos Duarte, President at Conatel in Paraguay, said that, by the end of 2021, the regulator will implement the analog blackout in the first of 14 zones established in the country. The first area includes Asuncion, Departamento Central and some towns of Cordillera, Paraguari and Presidente Hayes, as well as the Ñeembucu district. To [...]

Flow adds all Netflix content into its browser

From today on, Netflix series, films and documentaries will be available on the Flow browser, the Argentine pay TV operator Cablevisions multi-screen platform. Due to this integrated search solution, the OTT titles such as Money Heist, Stranger Things, Apache and others can be directly accessed through the Flow browser. This way, Flow keeps trying to [...]

Megacable expands its subscribers base and record 4.8 million distributed STBs

In its Q3 2019 financial results report,  its OTT Xview recorded 716 thousand subscriptions, a 15.3% growth against the previous quarter. The company also noted that during Q3, 109 thousand subscribers of the HD service were added, which amounted to 911 thousand customers, and that 83% of its subscriber base is digital, with 4.8 million [...]

Sky Brazil announces new prepaid plan with news in programming

Brazilian pay-TV operator Sky announced a new prepaid plan for its subscribers, called Comforto. In it, clients have the possibility of acquiring a set of antennas and a STB to access 24 months of basic programming. As with other prepaid plans of the company, customers can also access additional content through top-ups. The offer is [...]

Cablevision Flow now available through Antel in Uruguay

Cablevision Flow, available in Uruguay since 2017 on mobile phones, tablets and PCs, is now also available on TVs in the country through the Antel FTTH services. We are proud to launch this new Cablevision Flow stage in Uruguay. Our aim is to always put our customers at the center and give an answer to [...]

Brazil’s Oi rolls out Android TV STB

Brazilian company Oi launched a streaming STB based on Android TV, named Streaming Box, which includes the operators own OTT Oi Play, as well as others like Netflix, YouTube and ESPN. The STB is also available to consumers who are not customers of Oi services and costs about R$ 480 (USD 116). The STB was [...]

Telecom Argentina had more than 370 thousand Flow STBs in Q2 2019

In its Q2 2019 results presentation,Telecom Argentina recorded 721 thousand Flow STBs, number which almost doubles the number of customers with Flow STBs in the same period 2018, which amounted to 377 thousand. The report also highlighted Flows offer deployment in Argentine provinces, where it is now available in Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Santiago del [...]