Due to a change in the contract with pay-TV operator Sky, UPC has removed the channels Jetix, Junior, Focus Gesundheit und Sky Krimi from its Digital TV Plus package. Lifestyle channel Voom HD will be replaced by extreme sports channel Rush HD on its high definition HD+ pay-TV package. Also on board HD+ are Eurosport HD, National Geographic HD and Fashion TV HD. HDTV households can additionally receive ORF 1 HD and ARTE HD, operated by public broadcasters.
Of UPC’s 545,000 cable TV customers, more than 200,000 receive digital television.
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