OTE TV

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OTE TV
Type Private
Industry Telecommunications
Founded September 2008
Headquarters Athens, Greece
Area served Greece
Products IPTV, Direct-broadcast satellite
Owner(s) OTE
Parent OTE
Website Official Site

OTE TV is the corporate name for two pay television services in Greece, owned by Greek telecommunication operator OTE. The two services are as follows:

  • OTE TV via Broadband - IPTV service
  • OTE TV via Satellite - satellite television service

OTE TV Satellite broadcasts on Ku band from Eutelsat's Eurobird 9A at 9.0°E featuring DVB-S2 -8PSK/MPEG-4 technology. In June 2012 OTE TV had 76,345 subscribers.

History[edit]

In 2009, Greek Telecommunications giant OTE launched an IPTV service called Conn-x-TV. It was initially available in Athens, Thessaloniki, Patras, Larisa & Iraklion, it is available in most of Greece.

In October 2011, Conn-x TV was re-branded as OTE TV via Conn-x. At the same time, OTE launched their long anticipated satellite service known as OTE TV via Satellite. Both services operate under the OTE TV brand and contain the same logo.

In March 2012 OTE TV had 63,497 subscribers. By the end of June 2012, reports say that the subscribers of OTE TV, both satellite and ip customers, had reached the number of 76,345. On November 2013, OTE TV reached 230.000 subscribers, most of them under the satellite service.

Programming[edit]

OTE TV via Broadband includes SD channels and access to Video On Demand content, branded as OTE Cinema On Demand (previously known as Film Express) with movies and OTE TV Club (previously known as Film Club) which includes TV series with whole seasons, movies, music videos, documentaries, cartoons and travel guides.

OTE TV via Satellite has HD channels which that are available to subscribers with no extra cost.

The packages are four, the first named Family Pack includes all the channels, except from OTE Sport HD, OTE Sport 1HD-5, OTE Cinema 1-2, Village Cinema, Village Cinema HD and Blue Hustler, the second named Cinema Pack includes all the channels of the Family Pack plus OTE Cinema 1-2, Village Cinema & Village Cinema HD.

Also the third named Sports Pack includes all the channels of the Family Pack plus OTE Sport HD and OTE Sport 1HD-5, and the fourth named Full Pack, which includes all the channels.

Channel list[edit]

Greek national and regional channels[edit]

101 - Vouli Tileorasi
102 - NERIT1
103 - NERIT Sports
104 - NERIT HD
106 - Mega Channel
107 - ANT1
108 - Alpha TV
109 - Star Channel
110 - Skai TV
651 - Makedonia TV
652 - Κontra Channel
653 - Extra Channel
654 - SBC
655 - TV100
656 - Kriti TV
657 - Star Central Greece
658 - 4E TV
659 - Epirus TV1
660 - Diktyo TV
661 - Delta TV
662 - Blue Sky
663 - ART
664 - AB Channel
665 - Channel 9
666 - Best TV
667 - Corfu Channel
668 - Aigaio TV
669 - Kosmos TV

Cinema[edit]

201 - ΟΤΕ Cinema 1 HD
202 - OTE Cinema 2
203 - OTE Cinema 3
204 - Village Cinema
205 - Village Cinema HD
206 - Sundance Channel
207 - FOXlife
208 - FOX

Cinema on Demand channels[edit]

222 - OTE Cinema on Demand HD
223 - OTE Cinema on Demand 1
224 - OTE Cinema on Demand 2
225 - OTE Cinema on Demand 3

Sports[edit]

301 - OTE Sport 1 HD
302 - OTE Sport 2 HD
303 - OTE Sport 3 HD
304 - OTE Sport 4 HD
Coming Soon in HD 305 - OTE Sport 5 HD
Coming Soon in HD 306 - OTE Sport 6 HD
Coming Soon 307 - OTE Sport High Lights HD
308 - Eurosport HD
309 - Eurosport 2
310 - Extreme Sports Channel
311 - Motorvision Channel HD

Documentary & lifestyle[edit]

401 - Nat Geo HD
402 - National Geographic Channel
403 - Nat Geo Wild HD
404 - History Channel HD
405 - Discovery HD Showcase
406 - Discovery Channel
407 - Discovery Science
408 - Investigation Discovery
409 - Travel Channel HD
Coming Soon in HD 410 - Animal Planet HD
450 - E! HD
451 - TLC
452 - Luxe.tv HD
453 - FashionTV
454 - World Fashion Channel
455 - Body In Balance

Kids[edit]

501 - Disney Channel
502 - Disney XD
503 - Disney Junior
504 - Nickelodeon HD
506 - Baby TV

Music[edit]

601 - MTV HD Greece
602 - MAD TV
603 - MAD Hits
604 - VH1 Europe
605 - C Music TV
606 - iConcerts HD

News[edit]

702 - BBC World News
703 - Euronews Greek
704 - Deutsche Welle
705 - France 24 English
706 - France 24 France
707 - Al Jazeera English
709 - Russia Today
710 - Bloomberg TV Europe
711 - CNBC

Adult[edit]

780 - Sirina On Demand (available only in Adult Pach-free for three months-then with extra cost)
781 - Blue Hustler
783 - Penthouse HD1 (available in Adult Pack - with extra cost)
784 - Hustler TV (available in Adult Pack - with extra cost)

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