Videocon d2h expands HDTV portfolio to 37 channels

DetailsEditor | 20 July 2015

Premium English language channels Star Movies Select HD and Fox Life HD have been added to Videocon d2h, claimed to be India's fastest growing direct-to-home (DTH) service.

videoconIn addition to strengthening the company's high definition (HD) Bouquet offerings, the addition of the two new premium channels is intended to validate Videocon d2h's commitment to providing Indian satellite audiences with high quality content across an array of genres and formats.

When operative, Star Movies Select HD guarantees to premiere two new films each month not previously released in India, in addition to airing a new film every day. For its part, Fox Life HD will feature a slate of scripted and non-scripted content appealing to and appropriate for the entire family. It will offer multiple audio feeds in Hindi, Tamil and Bengali as well as English.

The move takes Videocon d2h's HD portfolio to 37 channels, solidifying its position as a leader in HD programming. Videocon d2h plans to continue to add more HD channels, with the medium-term goal of carrying 50 HD channels.

"We have been relentless in our pursuit to gratify our customers with an exceptional viewing experience," commented Videocon d2h executive chairman Saurabh Dhoot. "Videocon d2h's substantial offer of wide range of HD channels is a testimony to that endeavour. We remain committed to expanding Videocon d2h's channel offerings and content as a means to providing a superior viewing experience to our customers, augmented by innovative technology and the best customer service. It's a simple plan that we believe will result in a major upgrade for India's TV viewing public."