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Free adds Canal Plus, TF1 in 3D; SFR adds Canal Plus 3D

Friday 11 June 2010 | 12:58 CET | News
French broadband operators SFR and Free have both announced deals with pay TV broadcaster Canal Plus to offer the latter's 3D World Cup matches to customers with FTTH service and 3D ready TVs. Free said it has also started to carry TF1's 3D channel. SFR's Neufbox fibre subscribers can view the new Canal Plus 3D events channel to watch around 10 World Cup games including the opener between South Africa and Mexico, Holland vs Denmark, Argentina vs South Korea, Spain vs Honduras, Solvakia vs Italy,a semi-final and the final. At the end of the tournament, Canal Plus 3D will continue to offer 3D

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Companies: Canal Plus / Free / SFR / TF1
Countries: France
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