Vodafone Portugal

Vodafone Portugal to extend FTTH to further half million homes

Vodafone Portugal has said it will extend its fibre-to-the-home network to an additional 550,000 homes between now and the end of 2016. The network expansion will take Vodafone’s FTTH network to 2.75 million Portuguese homes in total, representing over two in three homes in the country, with a total investment of €125 million. The company […]

Vodafone Portugal gives new spin to TV everywhere with portable projector

Vodafone Portugal has launched a new portable HD projector that is designed to enable viewers to watch TV services in HD quality against a screen or wall, with projections up to a diagonal length of 300 inches. The device, the SPRO2 Smart Projector from China’s ZTE, also includes a built-in screen that can be used […]

Vodafone Portugal enables GoPro streaming to TV

Vodafone Portugal has launched a service that allows people to stream content shot using a GoPro camera direct to the TV via its Live On TV service. Content shot using a GoPro Hero 3 or 4 camera can be downloaded via the operator’s  Live On TV app, which is available for Apple iPhones from version […]

Netflix strikes deal with Vodafone for Portugal

Netflix has struck a deal with Vodafone Portugal to be included as part of Vodafone’s TV offering in the country. Netflix, which is available in Portugal from today, following yesterday’s launch in Spain and ahead of the SVoD service’s launch in Italy tomorrow, will be included in Vodafone’s service from November 4. Netflix in Portugal […]

SPI International launches 4K channel with Vodafone Portugal

Pay TV channel provider SPI International has launched its FunBox 4K UHD channel on Vodafone Portugal’s platform. According to SPI International, Vodafone has already made a selected amount of content from FunBox 4K available on its TV Net Voz platform. The programming offer will gradually increase over the next few months to feature a wide […]

Vodafone to share fibre with Portugal Telecom

Vodafone Portugal has struck an agreement with Portugal Telecom to share fibre networks connecting about 900,000 homes in the country.  Each of the partners will provide connectivity to about half of the total number of homes, enabling the pair to reduce the cost of building fibre out across the country. Both Vodafone and Portugal Telecom’s […]

Vodafone Portugal introduces new services to OTT TV offering

Vodafone Portugal has revamped its TV services with a new graphic interface, the incorporation of home media sharing, and new interactive features.  The home media sharing service, Live On TV, enables users to broadcast material they film with a camera, smartphone or tablet, via a dedicated app, to friends that also subscribe to Vodafone TV. […]

Vodafone Portugal strikes deal with dstelecom

Vodafone Portugal has struck a partnership with local service provider dstelecom to provide its fixed-line triple services over the dstelecom network. Vodafone has begun offering its TV, internet and voice services to 44 municipalities in the Alto Minho and Interior Norte regions over the dstelecom network. Vodafone will begin by rolling out services on dstelecom’s […]

Vodafone Portugal launches kids remote

Vodafone Portugal has launched a new TV remote aimed at children. The Klik remote includes a dedicated Kids key that gives direct access to the kids channels on the platform as well as keys giving access to ‘favourites’, the VideoClube on-demand service and Gravador digital video recording. Vodafone has also launched a simplified Light remote […]

Vodafone Portugal chooses Appear TV for modular headends

Vodafone Portugal has deployed headend equipment from Appear TV. The solution combines analogue RF and COFDM modulation modules, giving subscribers access to analogue SD and digital HD services over Vodafone’s FTTH network. The Appear TV solution was deployed at Vodafone’s media centres in Lisbon and Porto. It provides a total of 70 SD and HD […]