Suddenlink drops TiVo Premiere into 3 more Texas towns
Suddenlink announced a second round of rollouts for its TiVo Premiere DVR service, with additional launches in Amarillo, Canyon and Tulia, Tex.
The for cost TiVo Premiere is $17 a month in Amarillo, Canyon and Tulia, but a spokesman for Suddenlink said overall pricing could vary by market.
The TiVo service allows Suddenlink customers to watch on-demand movies and shows and access Internet content from sites such as YouTube.
Last month, Charter Communications announced it was pursuing its multi-room DVR strategy though an agreement with TiVo, while RCN has TiVo Premiere deployed in several of its markets. One of the advantages cable operators have with choosing TiVo is a quick time to market and integration with their video-on-demand systems.
Suddenlink, the nation's seventh-largest cable operator, has 1.3 million residential customers and thousands of commercial customers primarily in Arkansas, Louisiana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas and West Virginia.