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Ziggo takes its time to shut down analogue TV

Thursday 8 March 2018 | 17:19 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Market Commentary
At the end of 2017, Ziggo had 550,000 customers that subscribed to analogue-only TV services, which amounts to 14.1 percent of its total TV customers. This compares to 20.6 percent analogue-only when Ziggo and UPC merged in the beginning of 2015. To ensure that customers are not surprised by the analogue switch-off, Ziggo has chosen a gradual approach by region, which is expected to take two years for a complete analogue shutdown. As a replacement for analogue TV service, the operator will provide a small mini decoder with access to 30 unencrypted digital TV channels from its basic package

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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