German cable operator Unitymedia will introduce the next generation of multimedia home gateway Horizon in the next 12 to 18 months, according to Chief Commercial Officer Christian Hindennach.
Dutch cabler VodafoneZiggo has stopped delivering the Extra MediaBox XL client, formerly Horizon, due to technical problems, according to Tweakers.nl.
UPC’s Horizon is now received in 500,000 homes in Poland, with around 500 ordering the product each day.
German cable operator Unitymedia has commenced offering the users of its Horizon box the possibility to watch TV programmes from the beginning after they’ve already started.
Liberty Global has selected SeaChange’s Adrenalin multiscreen video solution for the video platform supporting its Horizon 4 services.
Swiss cable operator UPC has integrated OTT service Sky Sport as an app on its Horizon box.
German cable operator Unitymedia will deploy the 4K version of Horizon in Germany as part of the rollout of the new box throughout the European footprint of parent company Liberty Global, Unitymedia CEO Lutz Schüler told Broadband TV News.
Austrian cable operator UPC has made the Replay TV function available on the Horizon box.
WATCH VIDEO. French international broadcaster TV5Monde has launched the 7 Jours sur La Planète app on Ziggo’s Horizon set-top box in the Netherlands.
Austrian cable operator UPC will complete analogue switch-off in late summer 2017 with the transition currently underway in its largest customer region Vienna.