Tag: Tivibu Web

Tivibu continues its growth trend.

Turk Telekom Group announced 2016 year end financial results. You can see them at this link. Regarding the interest of this blog, let’s have a look to the Tivibu figures. According to the regulatory body’s official figures, as of Q3 of 2016, Tivibu has a total of 589K subscribers. (428K IPTV customers and 161K DTH




D-Smart OTT service D-Smart Blu rebranded as BluTV

D-Smart’s Blu service is rebranded as BluTV powered by a new logo and new website design. Now, the service costs 6.9 TRY / month. There are a total of 30 Live TV channels around half of which are basically premium channels such as NBA TV, Nat Geo, Eurosport, BBC. In addition to Live TV channels, there




A snapshot from the 2015 Q2 Investor Presentation of TT Group

Turk Telekom Group has just announced results of Q2 of 2015. The page below is just a snaphot from the 2105 Q2 Investor Presentation. Clearly, acquisition of UEFA Champions & Europa Leagues content rights is worth to mention. Please see the following 2 of my earlier posts about this topic. Turk Telekom Group acquired content




Digiturk is the official broadcaster of Formula1 2015 season

Earlier on this blog, I wrote a blog post that was stating that Tivibu had acquired content rights of Formula 1 sports. Indeed, Tivibu had broadcasted the first 4 racing of the season. Nevertheless, just this week it has been announced that Digiturk but not Tivibu has become the official broadcaster of Formula 1 racing




The global overview of Turkish Pay-TV Market as of Q4 2014

Turkish Regulatory Body in Telecommunications Industry (BTK) has just announced the market figures for Q4 of 2014. You can download the complete report here. Let me make a quick summary of the figures of TV space. Number of TTNet IPTV (Tivibu) service has become 289.496 as of Q4 2014. The same number was 286K one year ago




Ambitions of TT regarding the Turkish Football League

Turk Telekom made a press release at GSMA in Barcelona. In this announcement TT CEO is mainly talking about 4G strategy of TT. In this speech he also stressed a point which is really interesting regarding the scope of turkishtvmarket.info. Basically, he told that; TT will reshape TV broadcast industry in Turkey. We simply target




New D-Smart Blu package structure, flat-fee

Until recently, D-Smart’s OTT service ‘D-Smart Blu’ was offered in a variety of packages with different content offering and pricing. Existing D-Smart customers had advantageous prices while non-D-Smart user had relatively expensive price offers. D-Smart had completely changed the package structure a few weeks back. Now, there is only one single package and it just




2014 on turkishtvmarket.info

It’s been almost 1 year since turkishtvmarket.info has been launched. More than 100 people from all over the world subscribed to my newsletter.  It’s really great to have such an interest on this particular area. Herebelow you will find the most popular posts in 2014. Digiturk has been acquired by Qatar Seyh Nasser Al Khelaifi Turk




What does Deloitte Global Mobile Consumer Survey say about Turkey?

Deloitte Global Mobile Consumer Survey (full report) indicates insightful figures for Turkish market. The survey says that in 2013 the average number of internet-connected devices is more than 3 per person in Turkey with %42 YoY increase. This is more than other developing markets like Argentina, Russia, Brazil and Mexico. Apparently, this is a positive




Türk Telekom group acquired content rights of UEFA Champions League for following 3 years.

Türk Telekom group has announced that it has acquired content rights of UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europe League football games starting from 2015-2016 season till the end of 2017-2018 season. The games will be available on TTNet’s digital platform Tivibu on 4-screens with advanced features such as catch-up TV, pause-live TV and Timeshift TV