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Dish TV India Limited

  • 600+ Channels and services
  • 100 million viewers
  • Largest direct to home (DTH) provider
  • Total income stood at Rs. 25.15 billion (US$ 345.19 million) for the six months ended on December 31, 2020

Dish TV India Limited is engaged in the business of direct to home (DTH) and teleport services. The company's segments include DTH and teleport service, and infra support services. It is also engaged in the business of broadcasting of other satellite telecommunications activities. Its products include DishHD+ with Recorder, Dish+, DishFlix and dish on wheels. It provides many kinds of set top boxes such as DISH HD+ with recorder, which provides hi-definition signals for picture quality along with the power to pause, record and rewind live television, and digital set-top-box, which allows customers to record programs of their choice. Its services include active services, movie on demand, multilingual services and miniplex. Its active services include music active, games active and jobs active. Its multilingual services allow customers to watch their programs in various languages, such as Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali and Urdu. It also offers do-it-yourself services.

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Dish TV India Limited

2021 In April 2021, the company announced that its OTT platform, WATCHO, recently surpassed 25 million users.
2020 The company announced that its OTT platform, WATCHO, recently surpassed 15 million users.

D2H, a brand of Dish TV India, expanded its footprint and initiated services in Upper Assam and rest of the northeast region.

Dish TV India shifted manufacturing of Set-top boxes to India and gives a boost to 'Make in India' initiative

Dish TV partnered with MX Player and added one more app in its Android-based connected devices for its DishTV and d2h users, named Dish SMRT Hub and d2h stream, respectively

Launched a complete range of smart devices, an internet enabled Android based HD Set Top Box and voice enabled Alexa Built-in smart kit

Dish TV India adds Hungama Play, a VoD platform owned by Hungama Digital Media
2019 Dish TV India launched 'Telugu Active' service VAS service aimed at Telugu viewers
2018 Dish TV India and Videocon d2h merger was concluded
2013 Asia's largest direct-to-home company announced Dish TV as the Best Managed Company in Asia in the Media sector. Dish TV offers maximum high-definition (HD) content with 25 HD channels and 17 HD services, unlimited recording facility in both HD and secure digital (SD) set top boxes. Dish TV have added a new channel "Sobhagya Mithila" in Maithili for Bihar and Jharkhand. Dish TV announced the launch of "Zing" an exciting new brand which has been specially conceptualized and customized keeping in mind new regional viewers that are moving over to the digital platform.
2012 Dish TV launches Dish truHD Plus with unlimited recording capacity.
2010 Dish TV crosses nine million subscribers. Dishtv launches Tru High Definition (HD) Ser. Dish TV becomes Asia largest direct-to-home (DTH) service.
2008 Dish TV joins hand with Sony Pictures.
2007 Dish TV India Ltd has informed that the board of directors of the company at its meeting held on October 22, 2007, has approved the appointment of Mr. Eric Zinterhofer as an Additional Non Executive Independent Director on the board of the company.


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The Indian media and entertainment industry is projected to increase at a CAGR of 13.5% from 2019 to 2024 and estimated to reach US$ 43.93 billion by 2024.