Cyfra Plus

Cyfra Plus adds new HD channels

Polish pay TV operator Cyfra Plus has added TVN Style HD and TVN Turbo HD to its programming line-up, taking the number of HD channels on the platform to 35. TVN Style HD is a Polish female-focused channel airing a range of lifestyle programming including Magiel towarzyski, Wiem, co jem, Miasto kobiet and Uroda na […]

Poland’s ‘n’ sees growth ahead of Cyfra Plus merger

Polish pay TV platform ‘n’, which is being merged with rival offering Cyfra Plus, had 929,000 post-paid subscribers at the end of last year, 71,000 up on the previous quarter. Pre-paid pay TV customers grew by 7% to reach 345,000, including 79,000 HD customers. The pay TV platform turned in revenues of PLN198 million (€47.2 […]

Cyfra Plus and LG offer free CI Plus CAM

Polish pay TV operator Cyfra Plus has launched a CI Plus module offer for customers that buy a TV from LG’s “S” series. The offer gives Cyfra Plus customers access to various channel packages, including premium HD bouquets, via a CAM inserted into the CI Plus slot on the LG TVs. The CAM usually costs […]

Cyfra Plus offers free BBC channels

Polish pay TV operator Cyfra Plus is offering BBC Entertainment and BBC Knowledge free-of-charge to all customers until April 6. Yesterday the operator began airing the two BBC Worldwide channels in the clear, meaning all subscribers can view them regardless of the TV package they take. “This is an excellent opportunity for those subscribers to […]

Cyfra Plus offers internet radio services to TV subs

Polish pay TV operator Cyfra Plus is providing access to its online subscriber centre and internet radio services to subscribers with DVRs supplied by Pace. Subscribers with Pace DVRs can now access Cyfra Plus’s internet subscriber centre (ICA), allowing them to check the status of their account and reactivate their smartcards. They can also access […]

Cyfra Plus launches iPhone app

Cyfra Plus has launched new iPhone and iPad apps giving access to the Polish pay TV service on those devices. The apps offer all of Cyfra Plus’s channels along with the country’s free-to-air channels available via Eutelsat’s Hot Bird satellite. Users can set favourite lists, search for content and set reminders.

Sony launches AXN Spin in Poland

AXN Spin, the new channel from Sony Pictures Television Networks, has launched in Poland on the Cyfra Plus platform. AXN Spin offers series including Pretty Little Liars, Teen Wolf and The River, along with films such as Men in Black, Spider-Man, and Pirates of the Caribbean. Targeting a youth audience of 13 to 25 year-olds, […]

Analysts positive on TVN’s Canal Plus deal

Analysts have welcomed last week’s deal between TVN and Canal Plus in Poland. The pair agreed to merge their pay TV platforms, ‘n’ and Cyfra Plus, and Canal Plus took a minority stake in TVN’s parent company.
 “These moves are credit positive for TVN as the merger strengthens its competitive position and brings the potential […]

Poland set for DTH merger

Polish media company ITI and its subsidiary TVN have agreed to form a strategic partnership with pay TV group Canal Plus. The deal will see TVN and Canal Plus merging their pay TV activities to create a common DTH platform with a subscriber base in excess of 2.5 million. TVN is expected to combine its […]

Cyfra Plus adds 10 HD channels

Polish cable operator Cyfra Plus will add 10 HD channels to its line-up in the next few weeks. On October 28, Canal Plus Gol HD, Canal Plus Weekend HD and TVN HD will join the platform, followed by TVN7 HD on November 4. Six more channels – ale kino plus HD, Planete Plus HD, MiniMini […]