AT&T’s (T) much vaunted triple-play service has finally passed the 100,000-subscriber mark — not exactly a scorcher, but good enough to meet the low end of expectations set by the phone company for Wall Street can beed from joyn. AT&T also said today that subscribers will soon get more HD channels, according to a press release musik herunterladen convert. The company has a lot riding on its U-Verse (IPTV) effort. It’s also a big test for Microsoft (MSFT), the key technology provider whose ability to handle large-scale buildouts has been in doubt herunterladen.
With 100,000 subscribers signed up so far, some analysts believe that the company is likely to post results from its IPTV division that will surprise to the upside — which could, in turn, boost its share price schnittmuster kostenlosen. UBS Research estimates that with still 25 days to go in the quarter, AT&T could end the latest three-month period with some 130,000 to 140,000 subscribers clipgrab sicheren. The fourth quarter is expected to be equally impressive, putting UBS’ forecast for year-end U-Verse subscriptions to total around 250,000. Even with those numbers, however, AT&T’s U-Verse — which is a FTTN-DSL service — will lag Verizon’s (VZ) fiber-based FiOS TV offering sky go app mac herunterladen.
If you happen to be a U-Verse subscriber, let us know what you like (or dislike) about the service.