Digital penetration among French viewers has now reached 99.3% with a majority opting for DTT reception. According to the latest research from regulator CSA and l’Observatoire, 99.3% have at least one digital receiver in the home. 98.4% of the primary TV sets in the home are digital, while 82% of secondary sets are digital.
The six new digital terrestrial HD channels in France will launch on December 12, said the media authority CSA.
French media authority CSA has now officially declared the end of mobile TV.
The French media authority CSA is starting hearings today ( Monday, March 5) to decide on the issuing of six new DTT HD licences.
French media regulator CSA has installed a commission to follow the developments of the connected TV Market.
The French media authority CSA has published a full list of all the digital multiplexes of their DTT services in mainland France and overseas departments and territories.
The French media regulator CSA has received 31 applications for a licence for one of the six free-to-air HD channels.
The French media authority CSA has rejected requests from two encrypted channels to go free-to-air on the digital terrestrial network.
Michel Boyon, president of the French media authority CSA, has outlined the regulator’s view on the development of connected television services.
Digital terrestrial television is by far the most important digital platform in France, with 62.6% of all viewers making use of this kind of reception.