StarTimes Uganda to introduce digital TV sets

Wednesday 21 December 2016 | 11:33 CET | News
Star Times Uganda has introduced digital TV sets, which it hopes will expand its coverage, reports The Monitor. Vice President Aldrine Nsubuga said that electronics that are not convertible may cause hardship, hence the introduction of the plug-and-watch television sets, to save at least 60 percent of the expenses spent monthly on power.

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.


Already registered?

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: StarTimes
Countries: Uganda
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a 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.


Uganda's Pay-TV subscriber base stagnates

Published 19 Dec 2016 16:01 CET | Uganda
The number of Pay TV subscribers has remained stagnant more than one year after Uganda migrated to digital broadcasting in June ...

StarTimes Kenya to bring digital TV to villages

Published 02 Dec 2016 12:01 CET | Kenya
StarTimes Kenya has launched a plan to drive access to digital television across various regions in rural Kenya. Kajiado County ...

StarTimes to air One Championship martial arts in Africa

Published 29 Nov 2016 11:28 CET | Africa
Asian sports media property One Championship (ONE) has announced a partnership with StarTimes, dedicated to promoting Chinese ...

StarTimes Rwanda slashes prices of TV sets

Published 28 Nov 2016 09:42 CET | Rwanda
StarTimes Rwanda has reduced the prices of television sets as the firm seeks to increase penetration, reports New ...

StarTimes Nigeria launches digital TV set

Published 22 Nov 2016 11:27 CET | Nigeria
StarTimes Nigeria has introduced an integrated HD digital TV set, reports the Leadership. The TV comes with access to over 100 ...

StarTimes Kenya adds 4 new channels

Published 11 Nov 2016 11:29 CET | Kenya
Kenya's StarTimes Media has announced the introduction of four new entertainment channels on its platform with a key focus on ...