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Cable TV digitization to aid Indian set top box, HD market

Over 19 million set top boxes are to be shipped to India during 2012 in order to fulfill the ambitious programme to digitize the country's cable network, ABI Research predicts. The analysts also expect ...


Stakeholders meet minister over Indian TV digitisation

... Ambika Soni. A task force meeting is now scheduled for 15 June, where government-distributed questionnaires to pinpoint progress towards digitisation will be considered and a final decision conveyed, ...


Digital TV takes hold as India furthers plan

... also claims that over 85% digitisation has been achieved in the 38 cities covered in Phase II of the Government's ambitious nationwide digital television programme. The installation of 13.6 million digital ...


Over 5MN set-top boxes shipped to India in Q1

... growth in India. "With Government directing rules to completely digitise the entire pay-TV market by 2014, the demand for STBs is expected to increase exponentially in the coming years," said Research ...


Ciscso set top box deal for India’s Fastway

Cable TV distributor Fastway Transmissions, which operates in the Indian states of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh, has signed a deal with Cisco to deploy over two million digital set top boxes over ...


India's TV ratings continue to cause a stir as Kantar takes to the courts

Kantar Market Research is taking court action in India over the government's new guidelines regulating television audience measurement in the country. Kantar, which is a shareholder in Mumbai-based ...


Indian Government extends deadline for digital cable TV

The Indian Government has postponed by four months the switchover from analogue to digital cable TV in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata, in recognition that just 20% of cable homes had installed the ...


Dish TV India explores domestic DTH set-top box supply

India's largest direct-to-home (DTH) operator Dish TV may source domestic set-top boxes (STBs) to offset rising costs associated with the weakening rupee. With the overseas component costs needed to ...


Movers & Shakers returns to Indian TV after 10 years

Cult comedy show Movers and Shakers is to return to Indian television screens on Monday (12 March) following a decade long break. Shekhar Suman, the star of the original topical show, will once again ...


New set top box solution for India’s cable operators

...  The first phase of digitisation covering the metros of Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai, must be completed by 30 June 2012, with the entire country following by the end of 2014. Tonse Telecom estimates ...


India census reveals rapid rise in TV, mobile ownership

Over 75% of India’s urban households now own a TV set, compared with just one third of rural homes, according to 2011 Census figures released by the registrar general of India on Tuesday (13 March). TV ...


Delhi awash with set top boxes ahead of analogue switch off

Fears of too few set top boxes to meet demand before the switch off of analogue cable TV signals in one of India's four metros on 30 June were quashed by the government yesterday (27 March). Speaking ...


NDS grows its share of “unrivalled” Indian pay-TV market

... be digitised by the end of 2014, with the metros of New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Chennai leading the digital way in early 2012. This new timeframe, agreed by the government last week, provides subscriber ...


India's Dish TV selects Broadcom DTH technology

... TV, which currently offers its 15 million subscribers over 400 channels, will use Broadcom's BCM7358 HD and BCM7301 SD systems-on-a-chip (SoCs) for their new set-top boxes. "Broadcom offers the technology ...


TV ad revenues to propel India to Asia’s 3rd largest market

... is set to overtake the TV industry sectors of Australia and Korea, attracting US$5.4 billion (INR 264 billion) in advertising revenues and registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15% over the ...


ICC Champions Trophy gets TV upgrade on Star India

... includes the partnership with ESPN in the US and the Caribbean, and the continued coverage of the ICC events on terrestrial television in Pakistan via PTV, Bangladesh through BTV, and on CSN in Sri Lanka. ...


Half of Mumbai homes now have set-top boxes

A review by the I&B Ministry has revealed that about 50% of Mumbai's TV households have switched to set-top boxes (STBs), indicating the pace at which digitisation of cable services has picked up over ...


Cable digitisation to transform India’s US$7bn TV industry

The government mandate to digitise India's fragmented cable TV network will provide a boost for the state economy, consumer choice, broadcasters' revenues, cable and direct to home (DTH) subscriptions, ...


Hathway launches HDTV offer in four cities

... Hyderabad and Bangalore. Hathway's HD package, accessible via an NDS Media Highway set top box, includes eight channels: Colors, Discovery, Movies Now, Ten HD, History, UTV Stars, TravelXP and MTunes. ...


Indian cabinet sets out cable TV digitisation timetable

India's vast and fragmented cable TV network must be digitised by the end of 2014, with India's four major cites going digital by next spring, after agreement was reached at a government cabinet meeting ...