Moscow. 3 Mar. MGTS is planning to offer its new subscribers pay-TV TV standard 4K (ultra high definition television, the picture resolution which is twice the resolution of HDTV). This is reported by “Vedomosti” with reference to the representative of the company Tatiana Martyanova.
In 2016 the number of TV users MGTS grew by 29 percent to 450 thousand, according to the report “TMT consulting”. In the whole Moscow, a net increase of the user base of pay TV amounted to only 1.7 percent to 5.6 million According to General Director Telecom Daily Denis Kuskov, the rapid growth of the subscriber base of MGTS associated with the increase in new fiber-optic network GPON in Moscow apartments.
Prices on 4K televisions on “Yandex.Market” starts from 27 thousand rubles, the newspaper said. The diagonal of the screen of these televisions at least 40 inches. First, SSA will offer the technique of high-yield subscribers, using packet tariffs. At the same time, said Martyanova, the operator expects to attract some of the users of the Moscow collective antennas (fee for them is included in the uniform payment document and is just over 200 per month).
The competition for the purchase of televisions MGTS plans to announce in the course of this year. When purchasing large batch of TVs can do, MGTS approximately 12-14 thousand rubles apiece. According to General Director of “Iskratelekom” Alhasa mirzabekova to recoup attracting TV subscribers, and the average payback period of such subscribers in Moscow is now about 15 months, SSA will have to take a TV to rent for approximately 1000 RUB per month