Deutsche Telekom adds 121,000 TV subs

August 8, 2013 10.52 Europe/London By Robert Briel

telekomoffoce Deutsche Telekom added 121,000 TV subscibers, of which 42,000 were in Germany, in Q2 2013.

The total number of TV homes across all DT territories stood at 5.13 million.

The TV business, in particular, recorded a positive trend, with revenue growth of 18% year-on-year.

In Germany, the total number of TV homes stood at 2,078,000 on June 30, 2013, up 248,000 from the previous year (13.6%), when there were 1,830,000 TV homes. The TV product Entertain is delivered by IPTV, but there is also a hybrid Entertain-by-Satellite offer.

In the rest of Europe, Telekomís TV product had 3,086,000 customers (up 79,000 or 2.6%), up from 3,007,000 on June 30, 2012.