Tag Archives: Latin America

Five large groups make up for two thirds of Latin American pay TV

According to Dataxis’ latest quarterly research (Q1 2017), the top five groups of pay TV operators (America Movil, AT&T, Televisa Group, Telefonica Group and Clarín Group) account for almost two-thirds of the market. The top three capitalizes on more than half of the market. The leader, America Movil, gathers one fifth of the subscribers of [...]

Cartoon Network reaches 1 million subs on YouTube channels

Pay TV children’s channel Cartoon Network announced that it has surpassed 1 million subscribers on YouTube, both on its channel for Latin American and on Cartoon Network Brazil. This new achievement is in line with the multi-platform strategy that the channel has been developing for several years, including the creation of specific content for YouTube following the [...]

Illegal access to pay TV reached 11.8 million households in Latam in 2016

According to Dataxis research, pay TV piracy reached 7% of TV households in Latin America, with 11.8 million consumers. Total illegal access to pay TV could be positioned as the third largest player on the market, behind América Móvil and DirecTV. However, Dataxis predicts that piracy will maintain a slight downward trend in the future. [...]

Fiber connection in Latin America reached 10% of broadband market in Q117

According to latest research conducted by Dataxis, fixed broadband connections for Latin America in the first quarter of 2017 reached 68.11 million. The market recorded an increase of 5.9% from Q1 2016 and reached 35.8% household penetration. In the first quarter of 2017, DSL technology still dominates with 51.5% of the market and is the [...]

Qubit TV expands its service in Latin America

OTT service Qubit TV plans to launch its platform in Peru at the end of the month, said during NexTV Series South America the CEO of the company, Facundo de la Iglesia. With the launch in Peru, Qubit will be operating in eight markets (Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Paraguay, Uruguay, Chile and Peru). The service’s [...]