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Sky Deutschland sees subscriptions soar

Sky Deutschland has released impressive figures for Q3, 2013.These include strong numbers reflecting continued customer growth:

  • Direct subscribers: up 76,000 to 3,529,000
  • Wholesale subscribers: up 155,800 to 280,000, including Deutsche Telekom’s former Ligatotal IPTV and mobile customers
  • Sky+ customers: up 125,400 to 1,296,000
  • Sky Premium HD customers: up 109,100 to 1,869,400, inclusive of HD free-visions
  • Second smartcard customers: up 17,000 to 410,000
  • Sky Go customer sessions: 18.1m (Q3 2012: 8.2m, +122% yoy)

“Q3 has seen another strong set of financial and operating results for Sky, as we continue delivering on our strategy of high quality differentiated content, exciting innovations and great customer service,” says Brian Sullivan, CEO of Sky Deutschland. “The second half of the year kicked off with a greatly enhanced Bundesliga offering which includes our new Sky HD Fan Zone service as well as IPTV and mobile rights, a significantly expanded HD channel line-up, the introduction of our Sky Sport News HD App, and even more exclusive content for our Sky Anytime and Sky Go services.”

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