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Unitymedia adds more HD channels to TV platform

Thursday 28 January 2016 | 15:22 CET | News
German cable operator Unitymedia will add the Kika HD children's channel and the Phoenix HD current affairs and documentary channel from ARD and ZDF to its TV platform from 16 February. These will be available free-to-air. It will also add the Universal HD channel, which will be available to customers with the DigitalTV AllStars package. Unitymedia will also add the Handshake2Deutschland information channel for refugees.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: ARD / Unitymedia / ZDF
Countries: Germany
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