Mobistar Internet & TV to launch on cable in Belgium

Monday, February 15th, 2016 
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Mobistar Internet & TV: finally a qualitative alternative at a correct price

BRUSSELS — Starting on March 1st, Mobistar will offer its mobile customers television (up to 70 channels) and unlimited ultrafast internet (100Mbps) thanks to a strong cable network that is available throughout the country.

The internet and TV services Mobistar wants to offer in a simple and qualitative way, answers the needs of its customers who want to benefit from internet and TV services at home and at a fair price.

The offer has 2 prices:

  • 39€/month for Mobistar customers with a Panther 45 and 60 subscription
  • 49€/month for all other postpaid Mobistar customers

The Mobistar offer will be available as from March 1, 2016 in 6 cities to start with: Brussels (8 municipalities), Louvain, Alost, Mons, Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve and Wavre. Mobistar will progressively deploy its internet and TV offer until national availability is reached by the end of 2016

To answer its customer’s needs (enjoy qualitative internet and television at a fair price) Mobistar launches its Internet & TV offer that will make a difference in terms of:

  • Simplicity: 1 offer
  • Quality: high speed (100Mbps), unlimited surfing volume, up to 70 channels in high quality
  • Transparency: 1 monthly tariff without supplements (everything is included)
  • Comfort: seamless installation, Mobistar takes care of everything

An alternative for Mobistar mobile customers

In response to the needs of customers who wish to regroup their telecommunication services, Mobistar Internet & TV is available only for Mobistar customers having a subscription formula or become a Mobistar postpaid customer as from 8€/month.

Two price formulas are available:

  • For postpaid Mobistar customers: 49€/month
  • For Mobistar customers with a Panther 45 and 60 formula: 39€/month

The monthly subscription includes the following services:

Internet

  • Download speed: 100 Mbps
  • Upload speed: as of 5 Mbps
  • Unlimited surfing volume
  • Modem – WiFi

Television

  • Cable TV subscription (including analogue channels)
  • Very intuitive interface
  • Up to 70 TV channels, including a dozen HD channels
  • Pause, rich TV guide, up to 4 simultaneous recordings
  • Decoder recording storage up to 400 hours in HD

The following options will be available as well:

  • Evening & week-end: for 3€/month possibility to call unlimited and free of charge during the evenings and the week-end from a mobile phone to all fixed and mobile numbers in Belgium (except paid numbers)
  • Internet Boost: for 10€/month or 15€/month (depending on the city a customer lives in) extra surfing volume up to 200Mbps
  • Extra TV decoder: for 9€/month (max 4 decoders per household)

Progressive deployment to guarantee quality

Mobistar Internet & TV offer will be progressively deployed nationally. This ensures an impeccable quality level for customers and will respect the agreed installation terms. Mobistar will communicate on a regular basis when new cities open and where the offer will be made available. The deployment will be completed by the end of 2016.

As of 1 March 2016, Mobistar Internet & TV will be available in:

  • Brussels: Etterbeek, Evere, Ganshoren, Jette, Koekelberg, Schaerbeek, Sint Agatha Berchem and Forest
  • Flanders: Leuven, Aalst
  • Wallonia: Ottignies-Louvain-La-Neuve, Wavre, Mons