Videocon d2h launches Sun HD channels

MUMBAI: Videocon d2h is growing leaps and bounds in strengthening its position in the High Definition (HD) space. The direct to home (DTH) operator has added four Sun HD channels on its platform, thus taking the total number of HD channels and services to 27. These channels are: Sun TV HD, KTV HD, Sun Music HD and Gemini HD.


The addition, according to the DTH player, is an extension of its mantra ‘Delighting the Customer Always.’ The four HD channels will be available in the South Platinum HD pack at Rs 540.45. The DTH player through a release, informed that the Sun TV HD will be available on channel no 802, KTV HD on channel no 797, Sun Music HD on channel no 798 and Gemini TV HD on channel no 872.


“The presence of the four new south HD channels on our platform will definitely give us an edge over other DTH players in the highly competitive south market. Viewing preferences are very important for us and we ensure every effort to provide more content for customers suiting their needs. We look forward to consolidating our leadership position in high definition category and delighting consumers,” said Videocon d2h CEO Anil Khera.


The announcement of the four new HD channels has come after the DTH player had recently announced the addition of another 20 channels on its platform in the past 2-3 weeks. These channels include GSTV, India News, News X, Oscar Movies, Reporter TV, Zee Anmol, Big RTL Thrill, Gemini Life, Sun Life, Surya Music, T News, Chintu TV, Kushi TV, etc.


“Our aim of continuously raising the bar in the High Definition category has got a further boost. We always strive to provide the best to our consumers and in this endeavor we have been continuously adding new channels and services. With growing demand for the high definition channels from subscribers and especially addition of Tamil and Telugu HD channels, we are definitely on the right track,” informed Videocon group director Saurabh Dhoot.


“The ‘South base pack’ and the ‘South Silver pack’ has been made extremely strong by adding 55 channels which includes almost all south language channels. The operator with this has 290 channels and services at Rs 175.28 per month,” the release said.

Latest Reads

Three new TV channels join DD FreeDish bouquet; 24 get extension

Doordarshan earned a sum of Rs 1293 million (Rs 129 crore ) by sale of three new slots and extension of the licence of another 24 on the 31st auction of its free-to-air direct-to-home platform FreeDish on 20 and 21 October.

DTH DTH Operator
DishTV launches Kids Active in partnership with Shemaroo

Value added services has been a focus area, a clear differentiator and an integral part of our offering. By not leaving any stone unturned in order to provide a wide range of content and services to its subscribers, DishTV Asia’s largest DTH brand has partnered with Shemaroo, one of India’s leading...

DTH DTH Operator
DishTV takes total HD channel count to 55; adds regional HD channels

Catering to the demand of regional viewers and bringing them under the High Definition umbrella, DishTV, Asia’s largest DTH service provider, has added four new regional HD channels to its HD offerings. With addition of these channels, DishTV encourages regional language subscribers to opt for HD...

DTH DTH Operator
Pay and play multi-genre Music+ on Tata Sky

DTH player Tata Sky launched the "nation's first service with four music genres on a pay TV platform" in Mumbai on Wednesday. Christened 'Music+', it has been launched in partnership with digital entertainment company Hungama.

DTH DTH Operator
DD FreeDish to roll out call centre

It’s getting customer-focused. Almost as if inspired by the services provided by the private DTH providers such as Tata Sky, DishTV, Videcon d2h, Airtel Digtial TV, and Sun Direct, the Doordarshan-promoted free TV provider DD FreeDish is getting set to launch its call centre facility.

DTH DTH Operator
DD FreeDish e-auction put off due to technical errors

In probably what is a first, DD FreeDish’s e-auction was scrapped yesterday. The reason: technical glitches on the site of the auctioneer C1 India Pvt Ltd.

DTH DTH Operator
DTH players roll out festival offers

MUMBAI: Brands are bursting Diwali offers. As the festive season draws closer, all the D2H players, one after the other, are extending lucrative offers to consumers to buy their products and subscribe to their service. Tata Sky had run a promotional offer between 8 and 21 August on its tenth...

DTH DTH Operator
DishTV, Shemaroo tie up for 'Comedy Active'

DishTV is all set to expand its bouquet of value added services (VAS). DishTV has partnered with Comedywalas, a division of Shemaroo Entertainment, to launch a new service called ‘Comedy Active’.

DTH DTH Operator
'Love Cinema Live Cinema' with Tata Sky's new service

If you are a passionate movie-lover but miss screenings or are closely related to some aspect of filmmaking which only few are privy to, you need not worry at all as Tata Sky has brought in a solution. After brainstorming for a year, the DTH player has launched a first-of-its-kind service in...

DTH DTH Operator

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories