Swisscom TV reaches one million customers

Jörn Krieger | 06-02-2014

Switzerland's national telco Swisscom has won 209,000 new customers for its IPTV platform Swisscom TV in 2013, corresponding with a growth of 26% compared with 2012 to a total of one million customers.

This means that approximately every third Swiss household has now signed up for Swisscom TV. In 2012, the platform gained 183,000 new subscribers.

410,000 Swisscom TV customers use the replay function through which they can watch the programmes of around 70 channels up to 30 hours after their broadcast. Live sports events and movies (video-on-demand) were accessed 8.8 million times in 2013 – an increase of 11% compared with 2012.

The number of Swisscom's fixed-line broadband customers rose by 5% to a total of 1.81 million.