More HD in Germany. Sky Deutschland is launching TNT Serie HD in June. The channel will be part of the platform’s Sky Welt package.
Sky Deutschland is launching Sky Atlantic HD during the month of May, featuring the German and Austrian premieres of HBO original series.
Sky Deutschland has contracted an additional transponder on the Astra satellite system at 19.2 degrees East, effective from June 1.
The German premium broadcaster Sky Deutschland surpassed 3 million customers on December 31, 2011 and has secured additional financing of €300 million for continued growth and product innovation.
Disney Channel HD will be added to Sky Deutschland’s line-up of HD channels on December 24.
German independent cable operator Kabel & Medien Service (KMS) has signed a deal with Sky Deutschland to carry 15 HD channels on its networks.
Beginning this winter, German and Austrian Sky subscribers will be able to access Sky Go on the Xbox 360 console.
Sky Deutschland has revealed it now has 2,857,000 customers with an increased monthly ARPU of €30.94. In its Q3 2011 financial report, the pay-TV operator said Sky Premium HD subscriptions grew over 100,000 in the quarter to 818,000 and 200,000 homes have the Sky+ service.
Sky Deutschland has terminated the distribution of its Music Choice Extra bouquet of non-stop music channels on October 1.
Starting Monday, October 3, UPC customers in Vienna, Graz and Klagenfurt can subscribe to premium packages within Sky Deutschland’s Austrian bouquets.