Tag: TVYO

Dogus Group launched puhutv

In Turkey, there are a number of OTT services. Most of them are owned by Pay-TV operator while there are also a few independent OTT services. To name a few: Digiturk Play: Digiturk’s OTT service ( 60+ Live TV channels & hundreds of VOD titles ) Obviously Football League content is the main driver. Tivibu




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




Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell)

Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell) Course Method :  The course consists of a 2 days of face to face (also potentially online) teaching designed as 4 different modules. Each module focuses on a different aspect of Turkish TV Market. Course Description: This  training course is mainly focused on Turkish TV Market.  The




Broadcasting Rights of Turkish Basketball League

Turkey Basketball League games will be broadcasted by Digiturk and free-to-air sports channel NTV Spor for 3 years starting from 2015-2016 season. To recap: The split of sports content digital rights in Turkey is as follows: Digiturk: Turkish Premier Football League, English Premier Football League, Turkish Airlines Basketball Euroleague, Turkey Beko Basketbol League, Russian League, Brazilian




Average broadband connection speed in Turkey

Akamai has just released Q3 2014 ‘state of internet’ report. (Link) According to the study, the average connection speed by EMEA country is as shown in the table below.   In Turkey, the average bitrate is 5,5 Mbps with a 35% YoY change. Actually, this is the best figure so far and it will be




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




Turkey is welcoming the new Pay-TV operator..

It’s been estimated that there are more than 10 mio Pay-TV subscribers out of 18 mio households in Turkey. The major player of the market are: Digiturk D-Smart Kablo TV/Teledunya Tivibu Turkcell TV+ In addition to these, a new player has just arrived : Filbox. Filbox joined the competition with a different business model. Oflaz group, best




Turkish Pay-TV Market 2014 Report is ready!

Turkey 2014 Pay-TV Market Report is ready now. This is by far the most comprehensive and in-depth report on Turkish Pay-TV market. If you would like to get an electronic copy of this unique report please drop an email to info@turkishtvmarket.info for further discussion! You can see `table of contents` and `executive summary` sections of the report




HBO is planning to launch in Turkey

The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has reported that HBO is considering an expansion of its the over-the-top (OTT) strategy that it kicked off in the Nordics in 2012. Japan, Turkey and other markets that have good broadband levels and few HBO-pay-TV partnerships are on the table. There is reportedly no timeline for how soon the expansion would roll out,




TVYO iPhone application is Chromecast ready!

TVYO is one of the most popular OTT services in Turkey. It’s backed up by Dogus Media Group with a strong differentiation: it’s free of charge. TVYO offers catch-up services of popular series and TV shows as well as selected Live TV channels, sports and music content. It’s revenue model is solely based on advertisement. TVYO can be