From David Del Valle in Madrid
Sogecable is launching Digital Plus Movil, the mobile version of its digital DTH platform, to all Orange’s 3G customers. The initial offer is composed of 27 TV channels from all TV genre, including, from May 8th, a specific channel dedicated to bullfighting, Canal + Eventos Movil.
Amongst the channels -many of them owned and operated by Sogecable- are Canal Plus Movil, with a selection of the best Canal Plus’ in-house programmes, apart from films, TV series and exclusive concerts; Canal Plus DCine, with just released films without ad breaks; and Canal Plus Futbol, with the Italian Football League. Digital Plus Movil will also offer adult content through Taquilla X Promocional, with a selection of Playboy content and Taquilla X with parental lock. Other channels are: Jetix, Jetix Extra, Cartoon, Boomerang, CANAL+ Comedia mÃ³vil, CANAL+ Deportes mÃ³vil, 40TV, Adult Swim, 40 Latino, Cuatro, CNN, CNN+, Del 40 al 1, PRO TV, GuiÃ±oles, TVCi, Viajar, Caracol, Caza y Pesca mÃ³vil, Ecuavisa and MÃ©teo.
This is the second agreement with a mobile phone company to launch Digital Plus through mobile phones. A similar deal was made with Vodafone whose Digital Plus service has now around 100,000 subscribers