Vodafone Portugal launches TV service

Telco Vodafone Portugal has launched an IPTV service in competition with existing players Zon Multimédia and Portugal Telecom.

Vodafone’s service, Casa TV, provides about 100 TV channels including eight HDTV channels (among them Sport TV HD, Eurosport HD, Nat Geo HD and Disney Cinemagic HD), national channels RTP, SIC, TVI and Porto Canal, as well as a full range of kids, music entertainment and documentary channels. The operator is also providing a DVR box to subscribers, as well as access to video-on-demand.

The service is currently available to Vodafone’s existing ADSL subscribers without an additional subscription.