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Satellite maintains lead on German TV market with 46% share

Thursday 6 April 2017 | 11:12 CET | News
Satellite is still the most common way to receive TV in Germany, with a 46 percent share of the market, according to the latest Astra TV monitor for 2016. Cable is not far behind, with 43 percent or 16.6 million subscribers, followed by IPTV with 6 percent and DVB-T with 5 percent. Astra estimates that around 59 percent of households can access HD TV, and around 5.5 million homes will have ultra HD TVs by the end of this year. The figures are based on a survey of over 6,000 people by TNS Infratest at the end of 2016.

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