OTE to launch DTH service in October
September 27, 2011

Greek telco OTE plans to go ahead with the launch of its DTH service, OTE TV, in early October, according to local reports.

The new service will provide a DTH alternative to MultiChoice Hellasís Nova platform. OTE reportedly will offer a basic package of 48 channels for under Ä20. The service will broadcast from Eutelsatís Eurobird satellite at 9į East. HD channels offered will include that of state broadcaster ERT and OTEís own OTE Sport HD channel.
OTE TV will be broadcast using MPEG-4 compression. Encryption is being provided by N.DS.