HOTBIRD, EMEA's leading video neighbourhood
million TV homes across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East
The three HOTBIRD satellites at 13° East form EMEA's prime neighbourhood for TV channels.
Serving an audience of over 135 million homes in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East
The HOTBIRD video neighbourhood is home to 10 premium DTH platforms
>1000 TV channels broadcast via the HOTBIRD satellites in over 40 languages, 600 exclusively
Over 250 HDTV channels broadcast to 40 million HD-equipped households in the HOTBIRD footprint.
Five UHD channels broadcast via HOTBIRD to a potential UHD-connected market of 5 million homes. The demo channel, HOTBIRD 4K1, is encoded in HEVC and broadcasts at 50 frames per second with 10-bit colour depth.
Over 400 free-to-air TV channels