Transponder news for 22.03.2017
ABS 2 75°E
11605 V 43200 7/8 - "KinoSat" is now encoded in Irdeto
Azerspace 1 46°E
«GPB-1.test» has registered on 11095 N 27500 5/6
Turksat 4A 42 ° E
Tv channel “1 An” Appeared on 11977 (H) 27500 5/6. Open
Tv channel “56” Appeared on 12514 (H) 11666 2/3. Open
2G Astra 28.2 ° E
Tv channel “New Vision TV” Appeared on 11224 (H) 27500 2/3. Open
Astra 3B 23.5° E
11818 V 27500 3/4 - A package of channels Ukrainian retired with satellite
Eutelsat 16A 16° E
11151 V 13268 2/3, DVB-S2 / 8PSK - Package PINK encoded channels, except «Pink Folk»
Eutelsat 7A/7B at 7°E
«Gala 2 TV HD »appeared in the open 11304 (H) 29700 2/3 DVB-S2/8PSK, MPEG-4
Eutelsat 5 5° W
Tv channel “Fransat UHD” Temporarily goes open 12732 V 29950 3/4. Hevca. DVB-S2
Press service of the satellite operator SES says, that the company currently delivers a signal to the entertainment and news channels more 1 celovek billion or 325 million households.
As noted in the SES, this figure shows 18 percent increase compared with the company's performance at the end of 2012 year. These data were presented to senior analyst of marketing and business issues of SES Riccardo Tophemom, who explained, that these figures were obtained by summing the number of subscribers of DTH-platforms (more 130 million), cable networks (more 148 million) и IPTV (more 44 million).
Speaking at the regional level, the SES company is largely a 'European' operator: number of households, who are users of the company's services on the old continent, is about 156 million. In North America the company SES services 78 million households, In South America - 37 million households, in Africa - 10 million, and in the Asia-Pacific region - about 43 million.
About 70% all European households, It is the audience of satellite TV, satellite channels from satellites, owned by SES, and if we talk about HD channel audiences, the figure rises to 78%.
According to SES, 94% European households, using the services of cable television networks, watching TV, distributed through the company's satellites. And if we talk, for example, about Germany, that in this country television viewers, broadcast via SES satellites, is an 99% households in the country.
Number of channels, broadcast via SES satellites, increased by 36% versus 2012 year and at the end of last year amounted to a total of 7540 (at 7460 a year earlier).
Currently, the SES satellites broadcast 32 tv channel, broadcasting standard Ultra HD, and among them - 21 commercial (that is, not demo channel). In Germany, where SES company conducted detailed investigations (directly organized by the efforts of the company TNS Infratest), number of households, with UHD-screen, It is now about 2,2 million (which means more than doubling the number of owners of such devices in the past year).
Tophem stressed, that despite the proliferation of OTT-platforms, survey data, conducted by SES, show, that traditional ways of watching TV (that is, a television linear), still popular - a manner currently receives television content 96,8% households, with tv (on 0,3% lower compared with the end 2015).
Satellite operator SES (Astra) He extended his contract with Media Broadcast Satellite company in the Astra satellite transponder capacity on the main European position 19,2 ° E.
With the extension of long-term contract Media Broadcast Satellite will be able to continue to use the full transponder on the Astra satellite at position 19,2 ° E to its customers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Media Broadcast Satellite Company has the capacity and other satellites, including Astra 3B (23,5 (E)). The capacity used by the operator Skylink satellite platform.
The operator of satellite platform Skylink began offering free replacement of the existing Irdeto cards to new Viaccess Orca (VO).
Temporary cancellation fee for the exchange of cards was made mainly in order, to support sales of the Samsung hybrid receiver.
The current campaign is intended for all subscribers of Skylink, who are the owners of Irdeto cards and are considering the purchase of a hybrid receiver Samsung EVO-S. Skylink subscribers not currently pay for the replacement of the new Irdeto card Viaccess Orca.
At the moment, the operator has no reason to put pressure on the rapid exchange of cards. It is quite possible, that the fee for a replacement card will be canceled in the Skylink on a permanent basis.
Manufacturers and distributors of Skylink receivers will gradually shift to VO, because it stopped the orders for Irdeto cards. For convenient Skylink, that subscribers acquired VO cards instead Irdeto, as they buy them in large quantities for all platforms, M7 Group owned.
M7 Group uses the VO system in the Netherlands, Belgium and Austria. M7 Group is the operator of several platforms in Europe and therefore chose VO conditional access system for the further development of its business in the direction of hybrid services. Viaccess Orca meets these requirements.
With 1 April 2017 , the platform nc + will offer part of the promotional period, the channels Polsat Viasat Nature (before 30 April of the current year) и Comedy Central HD (before 31 may of the current year).
Currently (before 31 March) in nc + promotional period is open to channel Polsat Viasat History HD.
On Polsat Viasat Nature programs are broadcast primarily for people, who lead an active, sport lifestyle. Spectators stations are fond of nature and animal lovers.
Comedy Central HD – the most popular comedy channel other than humor, aimed at an audience of 16 before 49 years. The station is the funniest sitcoms, who conquered the hearts of millions of viewers around the world, as well as the Polish comedy. Comedy Central – This cult cartoons and satirical program.
23.5 (E): Ukrainian program are disabled
Ukrainian commercial thematic programs stopped broadcasting on the satellite Astra 3B. The operator of this platform today completed the distribution channels through the satellite. Continued broadcasting can be watched on Astra 4A (4.8 ° E).
Ukrainskiy DVB-S mulytipleks cherez Astra 3B portend of chastote 11.817 GHz.
The multiplex operator channels were 1+1, 1+1 International, 2+2, Bigudi, quarterly TV, Music Box, The TV, More more, TET и UNIAN TV. All stations have a FTA, with the exception of 1 + 1 International (CA ONLY) и Quarterly TV (Conax CA, VideoGuard, Verimatrix).
Former technical parameters:
• Astra 3B (23,5 ° E) frequency. 11817 GHz, Paul. V, SR 27500, FEC 3/4, DVB-S / QPSK
currently, Ukrainian channels can be viewed in the position of 4.8 ° E on the following parameters.
Current technical parameters:
• Astra 4A (4.8 ° E) frequency. 11766 GHz, Paul. (H), SR 27500, FEC 3/4, DVB-S / QPSK