Monday, October 16, 2006

Deutsche Telekom Launches its T-Home Triple Play

Deutsche Telekom's T-Com division launched its T-Home triple play service, offering Internet access at up 50 Mbps, VoIP and advanced TV services over its VDSL2 network using the Microsoft TV IPTV Edition software platform.

The television service offers over 100 free and pay TV channels and an extensive choice of entertainment including video on demand.

Other highlights include:

  • T-Home is partnering with major broadcasters ARD, ZDF, RTL, Pro7 and Sat.1, as well as specialist broadcasters like Planet TV, History Channel and Gusto TV.

  • The service includes all Premiere channels and offers football fans "Bundesliga on PREMIERE powered by T-Com," featuring live matches from the 1st and 2nd German football leagues.

  • The VOD service is the only one in Germany to feature blockbusters from Universal, Dreamworks, 20th Century Fox, MGM, Paramount, Warner and Sony.

  • The T-Home X 300T media receiver features an 80GB hard disk to enable Personal video recording (record and pause live TV)

  • Live TV in High Definition (HD)

  • The hardware package costs EUR 99.99 by single payment and contains the Media receiver (T-Home X 300T), a WLAN-Router with Voice over IP functionality (Speedport W 700 V) and - for the two Complete Packages - the VDSL Modem (Speedport 300 HS)

Price overview of T-Home packages

  Classic Complete Basic Complete Plus
T-Net line From 15.95 From 15.95 From 15.95
DSL line

(6000 or 16,000)
From 24.99    
VDSL line

(25 and 50 Mbit/s)
  From 34.99 From 34.99
Flat-rate IP telephony, Internet
access & TV (T-Home Complete Packages)
 Flat-rate IP telephony, Internet

Flat-rate IP telephony, Internet
access & TV  29.90                                                
Flat-rate IP telephony, Internet
access & TV  39.90                                                  
Total monthly price 65.84 80.84 90.84
Example of additional TV options   International channel
packages from 4.95
    Bundesliga on PREMIERE
powered by T-Com from 9.95
    PREMIERE packages from

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