Cyfrowy Polast

Solorz and sons take charge of Polsat strategy

Polish media magnate Zygmunt Solorz has strengthened the role of his family on the defining the strategy of leading broadcast and pay TV group Polsat, while handing day-to-day control of operating units to trusted managers. Solorz’s son Tobias Solorz will join the supervisory board of Polsat and communications sister company Polkomtel. Tobias Solorz is currently […]

HBO launches package on Polish OTT TV service Ipla

Cyfrowy Polsat-owned OTT TV platform Ipla has added an HBO package to its offering as part of an overall revamp of the service that sees the launch of a new user interface with additional search functionality. Ipla is now offering an HBO package comprising five channels. The service will offer HBO HD, HBO 2, HD, […]

Polsat chooses first film and TV projects in digital initiative

Polish pay and free TV broadcaster Polsat Group has selected the first four film and TV original projects to come out of its Cyfrowa Strefa Twórców (Digital Zone) project. Polsat said it that over 250 pitches for films and TV series had been made under the Cyfrowa Strefa Twórców initiative, a digital platform designed and […]

Cyfrowy Polsat sees growth

Polish pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat had 16.532 million revenue-generating units at the end of March, with 5.893 million customers, the group reported. The operator grew its total base of contract services by 2.8% year-on-year, with its mobile internet base growing by 14.7% and pay TV RGUs increasing by 3.5% thanks to strong multiroom sales […]

Polsat adds multiroom and external hard drive option

Cyfrowy Polsat has launched a multiroom service and an external hard drive to turn set-tops into DVRs. The Polish DTH operator is offering a second SD recorder for PLN29 (€6.60) per month, enabling the viewing of different channels in two rooms. Subscribers are able to view the premium package on the second box at no […]

Polsat adds sports channels to Family customers

Polish pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat is adding its Polsat Sport HD and Polsat Futbol channels to its Family and Family HD packages for a promotional period. Until September 30, Family and Family HD package customers will be able to watch both channels for no additional fee, giving them the chance to watch live matches […]