Advanced Television

ESPN HD reaches 2m European homes

October 7, 2011

In the past 18 months, ESPN has reached more than a dozen new distribution deals with platform partners in Europe for distribution of HD networks, led by ESPN America HD, bringing HD sports to nearly 2 million homes.

With new deals for HD distribution in more than a dozen countries, ESPN America HD has been leading the sports media company’s HD growth across Europe.  Leveraging ESPN’s position as a global technology leader and as the leading player in American sport, ESPN America features more than 80 per cent of its programming in full HD – the highest percentage of any pan-regional sports channel in Europe.

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