Switzerland

Key Facts:1

  • Revenue: $1.3 billion2
  • 2.3 million homes passed
  • 1.3 million fixed-line customers
  • 2.5 million service subscribers (RGUs):
    • 1.2 million video subscribers, of which 672,000 are enhanced video subscribers and 577,000 are basic video subscribers. Enhanced video services include additional channels, premium channels, and SVoD.
    • 745,000 broadband internet subscribers. Internet speeds range up to 500 Mbps.
    • 518,000 telephony subscriber
  • 85,000 mobile subscribers

UPC Switzerland

UPC Switzerland is the largest cable television operator in Switzerland. UPC Switzerland provides video, broadband internet, and digital (VoIP) telephony services to 2.5 million service subscribers (RGUs) represented by 1.3 million customers as of March 31, 2017.

UPC Switzerland’s customers are located in 24 of the 26 member states (Cantons) of Switzerland, including the major cities of Bern, Zürich, Lausanne, and Geneva. Its nationwide network is upgraded to two-way capability, with all of its cable homes passed served by a network with a bandwidth of at least 860 MHz. It launched community WiFi network throughout its footprint.

In addition, UPC Switzerland offers a range of video, voice, broadband internet, and data services to business customers. These customers include small and medium size businesses, large corporations, and wholesale partners throughout Switzerland.

RGUs: 2.5 million2

Switzerland Pie Chart

1Subscriber data is presented as of March 31, 2017

2Revenue is presented as annualized results for the three months ended March 31, 2017

3As of December 31, 2016