Cignal Digital TV

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Cignal Digital TV
Type Satellite television
Country Philippines
Founded February 2009
Slogan 100% Digital. 100% Clear.
Changing The Way You View
Owner MediaScape (a subsidiary of MediaQuest Holdings, Inc.)
Key people
Noel Lorenzana (President)
Oscar Reyes, Jr. (COO)
Official website

Cignal Digital TV is a subscription-based Direct-To-Home (DTH) satellite television service provider in the Philippines. Cignal is owned by Cignal TV, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the MediaQuest Holdings, Inc. under the PLDT Beneficial Trust Fund.[1][not in citation given]

For subscribers to receive Cignal broadcasts, they must acquire upon subscription the satellite dish antenna, remote control, and the set top box (Integrated Receiver-Decoder). Cignal’s prepaid electronic loading system, is powered by the prepaid loading platform of Smart Communications, Inc.[2] Cignal uses VideoGuard encryption system to protect its content from signal piracy. Cignal TV is utilizing the SES-7 satellite to provide optimal coverage directly to the target markets.[3]

Cignal Digital TV uses the DVB-S2 digital television broadcast standard to accommodate both Standard Definition (SD) and High Definition (HD) TV broadcasts, as well as interactive services offered on their satellite TV service.

As of September 2015, Cignal Digital TV reached the 1,000,000 subscribers base target.