Swisscom increases IPTV subs in 2012

Jörn Krieger | 07-02-2013

Switzerland's national telco Swisscom increased the number of customers of its IPTV platform Swisscom TV by 183,000 to a total of 791,000 in 2012.

This corresponds with a growth of 30.1% compared with 2011, the company announced at the presentation of its 2012 business report. In Q4 2012 alone, 63,000 customers were added.
Around 200,000 Swisscom TV customers currently test the Replay function through which programmes from about 70 TV channels can be watched up to 30 hours after their broadcast. From the activated Replay customers, 80% are using this method of time-shifted TV consumption.
The number of Swisscom broadband Internet customers rose by 4% to 1.73 million.