UPC Poland

UPC Poland launches HBO Go and HD channels

Liberty Global-owned UPC Poland has made the HBO Go multiscreen on-demand service available to its subscribers for the first time and has launched the full range of HBO HD services on its platform. UPC customers will now be able to access four channels new to the platform – HBO 2 HD, HBO Comedy HD, Cinemax […]

UPC Poland names new customer service chief

Liberty Global-owned UPC Poland has named Konrad Koper as its new director of customer service, with nationwide responsibility.  Koper will take up the new post on June 3, based in Katowice. He was previously director of customer service at Rovese SA and also worked for five years as director of T-Mobile Poland’s customer contact centre.

UPC Poland launches 250Mbps internet

Cable operator UPC Poland has launched 250Mbps internet services across its network. The operator has deployed EuroDOCSIS 3.0 services across its network, reaching 2.5 million households. It is offering high-speed internet services at up to 250Mbps downstream and 20Mbps upstream. The move follows consumer tests at selected locations over the last year.

UPC Poland extends digital and broadband to Kraśnik

UPC Poland has launched its digital TV and broadband internet services in the city of Kraśnik in south-eastern Poland. The move means that Kraśnik residents will be able to access on-demand services and high-speed internet at speeds of up to 150Mbps. UPC offers about 170 digital channels, includuing HD, sports and movies packages.

UPC Poland revamps customer service arm

Cable operator UPC Poland has created a new sales and customer service division under former sales and marketing director Jaroslaw Pijanowski. The operator has also created the new post of director of client relations and appointed former director of telecommunications services Miroslaw Kavala to the role. Kavala will be responsible for building customer satisfaction at […]

UPC Poland adds ID

Polish cable operator UPC Poland has added Discovery Network’s ID channel to its line-up. Crime channel ID airs series including Deadly Women, Fatal Vows and Dates From Hell. UPC Poland has added 30 new channels to its digital platform so far this year.

UPC Poland ramps up HD services

UPC Poland has boosted its HD offering with the launch of two new HD packages and the addition of a new channel. The Select HD package offers 102 channels, 16 of which are HD channels. Four sports channels, Eurosport HD, Eurosport 2 HD, Polsat Sport HD and Polsat Sport Extra HD, thematic channels Discovery HD […]

UPC Poland launches split screen service for multiple sports channels

UPC Poland has launched a service enabling users to watch up to 12 sports channels simultaneously. The cable operator’s Sports Zone feature allows users to watch Polsat Sport, Polsat Sport Extra, BBC Sport, Extreme Sports Channel, Eurosport, Eurosport 2, ESPN Classic, ESPN America, Motors TV, Sports Club, Polsat Play and TVN Turbo at the same […]

UPC Poland adds five channels

Cable operator UPC Poland is adding five new channels to its line-up. The Liberty Global-owned operator added Crime & Investigation Polsat, Polo TV and VH1 Spin last week, and will add Orange Sport and AXN in the near future. UPC said that, in total, 10 channels would be added to its digital offering in the […]

Aster sale goes ahead but Liberty must sell assets

Poland’s antitrust regulator has approved Liberty Global’s acquisition of Polish cable operator Aster. However, UOKiK said it was conditional on Liberty Global, which operates under the UPC Polska brand in Poland, selling areas of the network that overlap in Warsaw and Krakow. UOKiK said it was concerned that the combined networks would give Liberty Global […]