Movistar Fusión TV

Telefónica to rebrand and revamp Fusión convergence proposition

Spanish telco Telefónica is reconfiguring its convergence offering, including rebranding Movistar Fúsion as miMovistar, which it says will offer greater flexibility to customers. The telco said that miMovistar was a “new global portfolio for the general public through which customers will be able to choose the products and services they need in a simple, customizable […]

Telefónica to launch new converged offering

Telefónica will launch a new Movistar TV Fusión converged offering featuring internet access with download speeds of up to 300Mbps and return channel speeds of up to 30Mbps via fibre, and “maximum speed” ADSL access for those outside the fibre footprint tomorrow.  The new offering, which replaces previous packages, will be available to new subscribers […]

Telefónica launching Movistar TV on Samsung smart TV

Spanish telecom operator Telefónica has begun commercializing a version of its Movistar TV service on Samsung’s smart TV platform.  Movistar TV has become the first service of its type in spain to be made available on Samsung’s 2014 smart TV range, with a launch on 2015 models to follow. Telefónica is also marketing Samsung’s TVs […]

Telefónica sees massive boost in pay TV

Telefónica Spain added 370,000 pay TV subscribers in the last quarter, up from 348,000 additions in the previous quarter.  Net fibre additions in the quarter stood at 208,000 in the quarter, against 160,000 in the second quarter. Globally, Telefónica added 458,000 new TV customers in the quarter, up 41% year-on-year, and 265,000 new fibre customers. […]

Telefónica closes in on Prisa, launches Movistar Fusión TV offering

Shares in Prisa have surged on reports that Telefónica is close to signing a deal to take a controlling stake in the media group’s pay TV arm for €800 million. Separately, the telco yesterday relaunched its TV offering under the Movistar Fusión TV brand. According to Bloomberg, Telefónica could take a 56% stake in Prisa’s […]