Doncaster, United Kingdom 20th November 2020
Welcome Switzerland – Grüezi Schweiz. Sunrise TV neo adds Outdoor Sport Channel® HD
Outdoor Sport Channel Ltd®, the leading international outdoor sports television company, today announced a comprehensive linear distribution partner deal with Zurich based Sunrise Communications AG (Sunrise).
Outdoor Sport Channel® HD nationwide available on TV neo, TV neo max and TV neo light.
You can watch Outdoor Sport Channel® HD, in the whole of (or “throughout”) Switzerland on the following devices: smartphones, Samsung SMART TV (Tizen), tablets and PCs, or via Apple TV.
Switzerland was on our wishlist for quite some time. “In order to successfully launch our live brand to the Swiss audience, we teamed up with Sunrise for its excellent television offer and distribution penetration”, comments Henk van Meer, Founder & CEO of Outdoor Sport Channel®-Global wide, Outdoor Sport Channel®-News247® and Outdoor Sport Channel®-VoD (On demand).
Outdoor Sport Channel® HD will be a true and unique live value like never experienced in Switzerland, as it covers all international major sports into one single television network that perfectly matches to the Swiss German, French and Italian language viewers and interest.
We are sure all TV NEO viewers will appreciate and enjoy our programming offer.
Outdoor Sport Channel® prides itself on being an exclusive, unique, fun and both a “family and animal friendly®” sports channel.
About Outdoor Sport Channel®
Established in 2007, the industry first network airing 24/7 only the best international outdoor, action, summer, winter sports & live programming, including the latest international sports news.
Highlighting Football Leagues, F1, Car racing, Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Cycling, Golf, Ice Hockey, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field and all regular programming related sports news.
The channel is an International leader, which offers global sports television content, to distribution companies that distribute them in their own countries areas and directly to viewers at their homes. This offers an interesting mix of sports programming so far, unknown in the world.
About TV neo
Sunrise TV neo is the first 4K live OTT TV app in Switzerland and is a comprehensive TV solution, which can be used independently from other offers, with any Swiss internet provider and does not need a set-top box. Sunrise TV neo offers live or time-delayed TV streaming, cloud storage for up to 500 hours of recordings (TV neo max), seven days of ComeBack TV, and a download feature for mobile devices. The app can be used on up to 6 devices at a time, e.g., on smartphones, tablets, PCs, Apple TV, or via Samsung TV. Sunrise TV neo is the only OTT TV app in Switzerland to support UHD/4K and includes the channels “Insight UHD”, “UHD 1”, and “Fashion TV UHD”. Sunrise is continuously expanding the selection of UHD/4K channels.
The Sunrise Communications Group AG (Sunrise) is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange in Zurich and is the leading challenger on the Swiss telecommunications market. Sunrise is the largest non state-controlled telecommunications company in Switzerland, offering mobile, Internet, TV, and landline services to private and business customers.
Sunrise offers the biggest and fastest 5G mobile network in Switzerland (connect magazine 1/2020). Sunrise is the 5G pioneer and was the first provider to introduce 5G in the beginning of April 2019. Beginning of June 2020, Sunrise covered already more than 554 cities/towns, offering the largest 5G network in Switzerland and Europe. In addition to this, Sunrise offers the best geographic 4G/LTE coverage across more than 96% of Switzerland to 99.98% of the population. 4G+ coverage is approximately 84.5% of the Swiss population, with speeds of up to 900 Mbit/s. Sunrise benefits from an 11,800 km, nationwide state-of-the-art fiber network backbone. On the fixed side, Sunrise reaches approximately 85% of households in Switzerland with its fully invested network. The company offers the most advanced fiber technologies – such as vectoring, FTTS, FTTB, and FTTH – thanks to its long-term agreement with Swisscom, SFN, and local utilities.
For Outdoor Sport Channel Ltd®
Mr. Sidney Dernhum
Tel: +31 20 261 93 39
For Sunrise Communications AG
Phone: 0800 333 000
Outside Switzerland: +41 58 777 76 66
Outdoor Sport Channel® HD is a unique and leading International 24 hour global sports television network featuring a vast array of outdoor, action, summer & winter sports, many exclusive. Our programming is simply unique! We distribute our programming worldwide (Europe, Russia, North/South and Latin America, Canada, Caribbean, Middle East, Asia and Australia) via SD & HD analogue & digital cable, DTH satellite, OTT, BOIP (Broadcast over IP), VOD and mobile platforms. Outdoor Sport Channel® HD also operates in the content production & licensing field.