Lattelecom launching 1Gbps internet

Lattelecom is to launch a 1Gbps internet service in October that will be available to have of Latvia’s households. The telco is to double the speed of those that take the current 500Mbps service at no extra cost. Lattelecom said the offering was targeted at households with multiple computers and TVs. Other offerings will also […]

Most Latvian viewers only watch half of all pay channels

While over 80% of Latvian pay TV users view pay TV channels on their platform, the majority only ever view half of the channels that are available, according to a survey commissioned by IPTV provider Lattelecom from TNK. The survey found that families tended to view fewer channels than those who lived alone, possibly because […]

Lattelecom to expand multiscreen services with Thomson

Latvian telco Lattelecom has installed Thomson’s ViBE VS7000 multiscreen video platform for its IPTV service. The 10RU system provides encoding for Lattelecom’s new range of web and mobile TV services, as well as standard definition, HD, and 3D IPTV offerings. Local distributor Hannu Pro provided installation and systems integration services for the project. Installed at […]

Lattelecom adds High TV 3D

Latvian telco Lattelecom has added 3D channel High TV to its programming line-up. The addition of the channel follows the launch of 3D on-demand movies earlier this year. Lattelecom TV director Inga Alik said High TV would be offered on a trial basis initially. The channel is available to customers with an internet connection of […]

Lattelecom lets customers create channel packages

Latvian telco Lattelecom is launching a service that lets subscribers customise their TV packages. Customers that take the basic package will be able to add between one and eight additional channels to it. They can choose from the Travel Channel, BBC World, Nat Geo Wild, JimJam, Dom Kino, TV XXI, Nauka 2.0 and Dance Trippin. […]

Lattelecom launches regional channel

Latvian telco Lattelecom has added a new channel, Re:TV, to its TV offering. The channel offers news and coverage of cultural events from local and regional broadcasters. The launch follows a survey that showed the majority of TV households wanted more regional TV coverage. Re:TV is available in Lattelecom’s Basic package.

Lattelecom launches 3D movie service

Latvian telco Lattelecom has launched a 3D movie service. Movies including Step Up, and Resident Evil: Afterlife are available 3D on-demand for LTV2.10 (€3) per title for 24 hours. Initially the movies are available in their original language but Lattelecom said it planned to offer Latvian and Russian language tracks in the future. The VOD […]

Lattelecom adds CTC Baltics

Latvian IPTV provider Lattelecom has added the Russian-language CTC Baltics channel to its movies and entertainment package line-up. Separately, Lattelecom is adding multiple language soundtracks to the LTV1 channel on its digital platform. Viewers will be able to opt between Russian, English, French and German as well as Latvian.

Lattelecom adds CTC Baltics

Latvia IPTV and digital-terrestrial TV provider Lattelecom has added Russian channel CTC Baltics to its programming line-up. The channel airs a mix of comedy shows, soap operas and family-oriented content.

Lattelecom offers multiple soundtracks

Latvian telco Lattelecom is making multiple audio tracks available for TV shows and movies on its IPTV service. Viewers of the LTV1 and LTV7 channels will be able to choose to watch series including Midsomer Murders and Sherlock as well as a range of movies with their original soundtrack. Following the conclusion of the test […]