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Samsung looking to eliminate set-top box in many countries

Friday 1 February 2013 | 09:08 CET | News
Samsung is looking in a number of countries to replace the set-top box with a decoder, using an app in the Samsung Smart Hub. Earlier this week, Belgacom said it wanted to eliminate the need for a set-top box by the end of the year, for subscribers with a Samsumg Smart TV. Samsung Netherlands also said it was studying possibilities in the country. The company has more than 550 apps available, including some for OTT TV such as Eredivisie Live.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Belgacom / Samsung
Countries: Belgium / Netherlands / World
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