Belgacom is launching TV Replay for a selected number of 10,000 Belgacom IPTV customers with a full launch planned for 2014.
Belgacom said its customer base for TV, internet and packs continued to grow during Q3, 2013.
Belgacom has reported a growing customer base for its TV and fixed internet products, adding 175,000 during 2012.
KPN Group’s Belgium subsidiary Base has today launched Snow, a new brand with which the company aims to carve out a position as a challenger in the triple play market.
Belgacom TV is likely to be the second IPTV provider to directly connect with its customers using the Samsung Smart TV solution.
Belgacom said it has added during Q3, 39,000 new Belgacom TV subscriptions bringing the total TV customer base to 1,340,000.
The Belgian mobile operator Mobistar is seeing slow growth for its hybrid TV product and is eagerly awaiting the opening up of cable.
KPN Group Belgium plans to enter the digital TV market, making use of the new open access rules in the country. The company’s CEO Jos Donvil told local press the operator plans to operate as a ‘price fighter’.
New telecoms legislation has come into force in Belgium bringing it in line with its European counterparts.
Sky Deutschland and Sky Austria will both launch Sony Pictures Television Deutschland Networks’ AXN HD on October 4.