Altice will be launching the dedicated sports channel SPR Sport, while also consolidating its media assets into its SFR subsidiary.
Altice has dropped the Numericable brand in Luxembourg in favour of SFR.
SFR has launched a new high-end 4K gateway for use on its fibre network. ‘La Box Fibre Zive de SFR’ boasts a 1 Gbps modem, 4K TV decoder and a 500 GB hard drive.
French operator Numericable-SFR is dropping the Numericable and Virgin brands in order to bring all activities in France under the SFR brand.
French telecom operator SFR is giving up on its Google Android STBs following the acquisition by Numericable-Altice.
Numericable has moved into the red as it awaits approval from the local competition authority for its purchase of mobile network SFR.
French IPTV operator SFR is the first in France to offer Netflix on its Android-powered Evolution STBs.
WATCH VIDEO. The French high-tech channel OuatchTV has secured distribution as a linear channel on SFR and Free starting September.
Vivendi, Altice and Numericable have confirmed a definitive agreement in the sale of the SFR mobile network to Numericable.
Vivendi agreed to sell SFR, France’s second-largest mobile operator, to Altice/Numericable in a deal that could value the business at more than €17 billion.