French cableco Numericable is extending its reach beyond traditional cable coverage area, with the launch of an IPTV product in partnership with OTT provider TeVolution.
The company is offering a triple-play ADSL product beyond its regular cable package.
Numericable is offering three packages: iStart at €24.90 per month, offering 20Mbps internet access and unlimited calling within France and 100 countries; essentiel at €3.90 per month plus 50 TV channels; and max at €42.90 per month (€37.90 for the first 12 months), with 83 TV channels. TV subscribers also need a special HD box for €5 per month.
TeVolution is providing its connected TV services through a hybrid IPTV box. Users can buy the box outright for €79, or take subscriptions ranging from €3.99 to €14.99.
Subscribers need a minimum 2MBps ADSL connection to receive the TV service.