OTE soft launches IPTV

8 Oct 2008

In a press release, Greek incumbent OTE has announced a soft launch of IPTV services over its ADSL network, under the conn-x TV brand, to a limited number of existing customers for the purposes of testing. A trial period of around three months will take place in Attiki (Athens area), Thessaloniki, Patras, Larisa and Herakleion, Crete. conn-x TV will offer digital television channels and video-on-demand (VoD) services, allowing users to rent, and watch at their chosen time, movies, TV series, video clips, documentaries, etc. Following the completion of the soft launch phase, OTE says it intends to launch the service commercially at ‘competitive’ prices.

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