Argentina's main cable operator Grupo Clarín's Cablevision has doubled the number of its subscribers on a year on year basis for the first quarter of 2011.

Digital TV customers now compreise 20% of the company’s total client base and for its basic service the operator registered a total of 3.372 million clients, including customers from Uruguay and Paraguay. This means 4.5% more with regard to the same period of 2010.

The company's latest report also highlights the number of subscribers ready for digital TV, nearly 2.5 million, a growth of 12.5% with regard to a year ago.
This means that in a year Cablevision increased by 50.3% its digital STB base in Argentina reaching a total of 622.000 users.