KPN Digitenne increases DTT subscription price

Dutch DTT operator KPN Digitene will increase the monthly subscription fee to EUR 7.50, up from 6.95. The price is still about half that of the average basic cable subscription.

At the end of June, Digitenne had about 610,000 subscribers. Digitenne viewers receive a basic bouquet of 23 channels including a hard porn channel.KPN positions the service as a low cost alternative to cable. Only the three Dutch national public channels as well as the regional public broadcasters are available free to air.