TivýSat closes in on two million

November 21, 2012 18.44 Europe/London By Julian Clover

Free-to-air platform TivýSat is now in 5.6% of Italian homes following a further increase in household numbers.

As of mid-November the Eutelsat-delivered platform declared 1,700,000 active smart cards, across 1,430,000 families.

The regions with the highest penetration levels are Calabria, where 12% of families chose TivýSat, Liguria (11.5%), Molise (11.2%), Valle díAosta (9.8%), Basilicata (9.7%) and Sicily (8.4%).

57 TV channels and 45 radio are available on 31 certified decoder devices.