Zattoo has to temporarily remove Eurosport 1 HD from its OTT offer in Germany with immediate effect at the request of the broadcaster because the sports channel has to clarify rights issues.
As the first OTT streaming provider, Magine TV has started offering all free-to-air TV channels of commercial broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland in HD quality.
Eurosport 1 HD has joined OTT platform Zattoo in Germany as part of subscription package Zattoo Premium.
Eurosport 1 HD and TLC HD will be available unencrypted and free of charge to DTH households across Europe on the Astra satellite system (19.2° East) during the Olympic Winter Games between February 9 and 25, 2018.
OTT provider Magine TV will offer Eurosport 1 HD instead of the sports channel’s SD version to its customers in Germany in future.
German telco Deutsche Telekom has added Eurosport 1 HD and Eurosport 2 HD to its IPTV platform Entertain TV.
Vodafone Deutschland will offer Eurosport 1 HD unencrypted and free of charge on its cable network during the Olympic Winter Games 2018.
Eurosport 1 HD will be available unencrypted and free-of-charge to DTT households across Germany on the commercial broadcaster platform Freenet TV during the Olympic Winter Games from February 9-25, 2018.
German cable operator Unitymedia will offer two Ultra HD services from pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland from January 30, 2018.
Discovery Networks Deutschland will drop the encryption of Eurosport 1 HD und TLC HD on the cable network of Unitymedia during the Olympic Winter Games from February 9-25, 2018 and offer the channels free of charge to viewers.