DishTV takes HD offering to 47 with Ten Golf HD addition

MUMBAI: With the addition of Ten Golf HD, direct to home (DTH) operator DishTV has taken its high definition channels and services count to 47, which is the highest in the country so far.


As of August, rival DTH operator Videocon d2h offered 39 HD offerings to its subscribers.


Ten Golf HD, the 24-hour sports channel dedicated to golf, takes DishTV’s HD sports channel count to seven. DishTV subscribers will be able to watch it on channel number 81. As was earlier reported by Indiantelevision.com, Ten Golf HD was slated to launch on 7 October.


DishTV India chief operating officer Salil Kapoor said, “Latest trends suggest that the growth of the HD category over the past year together with rising sales of flat panel TV’s (LED/LCD) has added a new dimension to the superior HD viewing experience. With the usage of DTH connections with HD boxes, the experience quotient for the subscribers is all set to go up. We are proud to announce addition of Ten Golf HD channel on our platform.”


“DishTV has a complete offering and mix of HD entertainment, music, news and regional language channels and has maximum content with 47 HD channels and services, making it the highest in the country,” he added.

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