0
Broadband

SVOD market contracts after initial lockdown leads to growth spurt

Tuesday 3 November 2020 | 11:35 CET | Author: | Background
With new lockdown measures taking effect to combat a second wave of coronavirus infections, we look here at the impact of the first lockdown on SVOD subscriptions. Figures from Telecompaper's Consumer Insights panel show the total number of subscribers in the Netherlands rose to over 6 million in April. Once the restrictions were relaxed a couple months later, the number fell by 7 percent. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon / Apple / Disney / Netflix / Videoland
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Coronavirus


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Around 55% of Australian adults access online subscription VoD services

Published 06 Nov 2020 07:52 CET | Australia
More Australians are using the internet to view and listen to content than ever before, according to a report from the Australian ...

Streaming-partijen leveren in na einde lockdown

Published 30 Oct 2020 13:41 CET | World
Netflix heeft recent de cijfers voor Q3 gepresenteerd, waarin het een tegenvallende groei noteerde. In totaal kwamen er in Q3 ...

Netflix Q3: slower growth due to coronavirus crisis or competition?

Published 22 Oct 2020 12:00 CET | World
Netflix added fewer subscribers than expected in the third quarter. The explanation was the very high growth already in the first ...

Netflix, Disney+ expand on Dutch video market, Fox Sports sees demand pick up

Published 05 Oct 2020 10:13 CET | Netherlands
Netflix leads the Dutch video streaming market for several years, helped by its first-mover advantage. Nevertheless, its growth ...

Dutch TV-Video Market 2020-Q2

Published 01 Oct 2020 17:10 CET | Netherlands
The report covers revenues generated by more than 25 companies in the Netherlands ranging from TV operators including Ziggo, KPN, ...

Video behaviour of Dutch consumers 2020 Q2

Published 01 Oct 2020 16:12 CET | Netherlands
The report focuses on eleven main topics: Device penetration & connectivit, Premium TV channels, SVOD penetration, AVOD ...

Over a third of Dutch planning to subscribe to extra TV, video services

Published 22 Sep 2020 10:04 CET | Netherlands
Over a third of Dutch consumers (35%) are thinking about or planning to take an extra subscription to TV or video services in the ...

Amazon launches Prime Video Store in Netherlands

Published 22 May 2020 09:24 CET | Netherlands
Amazon has opened a Prime Video Store in the Netherlands, for customers to rent or buy films online and through the Prime Video ...

SVoD services see strong subscriber growth in April in Netherlands

Published 15 May 2020 10:57 CET | Netherlands
Video streaming services showed double-digit growth in subscriptions in April, ranging from 15 to 30 percent, according to ...

Dutch pay-TV video market grows to EUR 2.2 bln in revenues, Covid-19 may drive further growth in 2020

Published 21 Apr 2020 09:44 CET | Netherlands
The figures come from the latest edition of the Dutch TV-Video Market report, for Q4 2019. This shows that OTT video services ...

Amazon starts Prime Video ad campaign on Dutch TV

Published 06 Apr 2020 15:21 CET | Netherlands
Amazon has started an ad campaign on Dutch TV to promote its new Prime offer in the country. The ads focus on the Prime Video ...

Increasingly crowded SVoD market faces challenges of more account sharing, switching

Published 06 Apr 2020 11:35 CET | Netherlands
Just over a quarter of Dutch SVoD subscribers share their accounts with people outside their household, according to research by ...

Netflix app used by nearly 60% of Dutch smart TV households

Published 18 Feb 2020 08:57 CET | Netherlands
Netflix is the most used app on smart TVs. Nearly six in ten Dutch households with smart TVs said they use the app, according to ...

Disney+ test period attracts 660,000 Dutch sign-ups in Oct - study

Published 08 Nov 2019 16:26 CET | Netherlands
Some of the households that took out a free subscription during the Disney+ test period will cancel their plan as soon as they ...

Disney+ launches early in Netherlands with free trial period

Published 12 Sep 2019 11:10 CET | Netherlands
Disney has launched its new subscription VoD service Disney+ already in the Netherlands. The company is offering a free trial ...