Dutch incumbent KPN said that its total TV customer base had reached 1,766,000 at the end of December, 2012, equalling a market share of 23%.
Changes to the Dutch media law will mean the end of the current system of cable programme councils.
Dutch incumbent KPN is overhauling its DTT and IPTV offers on January 24.
The SD versions of Belgian broadcaster VRT Een and Canvas will switch to MPEG-4 on the Astra satellite position of 19.2 degrees east on January 1, 2013. The HD versions of the channels are available on Astra at 23.5 degrees East.
Dutch incumbent telco KPN has reported 1.58 million TV households at the end of the third quarter, 2012, representing a 20% share of the Dutch TV market.
In yet another blow to mobile TV using the DVB-H standard, Dutch operator KPN has decided to pull the plug out of its DVB-H Mobiel TV service from June, 1. KPN will use the freed up capacity for improvements to its Digitenne DTT platform.
Dutch incumbent telecom operator KPN has reported a strong increase in the number of IPTV customers, adding 57,000 homes to reach a total of 302,000 by December 31, 2010. The number of subscribers to the company’s Digitenne DTT platform dropped slightly to 895,000.
Elgato has announced EyeTV One, the first stick-sized tuner TV tuner for PCs that has a smart card slot built-in and comes complete with a Conax-based Digitenne smart card for existing and new subscribers of the Dutch digital terrestrial platform.
Dutch incumbent telecoms operator KPN said the total number of its TV customers, IPTV and Digitenne, continued to grow by 23% year-on-year to more than 1.1million at the end of Q3, 2010. This results in a 14% share of the total television market, compared with 12% at the end of Q3, 2009.
Dutch telecoms company Telfort, the budget operator owned by KPN, has launched its first triple play offer, combining 20 Mbps ADSL broadband access, telephony and DTT television from Digitenne for a promotional price of €28.40 during the first six months.