Almost 50% of the Dutch have interactive TV services

Monday 3 March 2014 | 11:13 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Background
Almost 50 percent (48%) of the Dutch has interactive TV according to a survey by Telecompaper Consumer panel in December 2013. Interactive TV availability is the lowest among customers of CanalDigitaal, Ziggo and UPC and the highest among KPN and Telfort customers. The use of interactive TV is highest on DSL and fibre networks and the majority of interactive TV users is content with the services especially the ability to record TV programs and catch-up TV services.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: CanalDigitaal / KPN / Telecompaper / Telfort / UPC / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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