This is a Nigerian state-owned satellite. NigComSat 1R offers a premium homegrown audience with a balanced TV channel selection from across different genres of Music, Movies, Religious, Betting and News Channels. It is the current host of TSTV Africa, a local DTH provider in Africa.
It is suitable for distributing a Genre of Media Content to a closed group audience or to a public audience. NigComSat-1R covers West Africa effectively and has a strong footprint within the Central African regions,
NigComSat is presently viewed using Free to Air (FTA) Decoders and paid TV DVB-S, DVB-S2, Mpeg2/Mpeg4 decoders across the following countries: Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (East), Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali (South), Mauritania, Morocco (North), Niger (South), Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Togo, Western Sahara.
Frequency – 12518
Symbol Ratio – 29.5
Pol. – H
|CAPACITY||SUPPORTED SERVICES||MONTHLY RATE|
|500Kbps||Mpeg4 only (not ideal)||$1,500/month|
|600Kbps||Mpeg4 only (not ideal)||$1,750/month|
|1Mbps||Mpeg4 (poor for Mpeg2)||$2,850/month|
|1.5Mbps||Mpeg 4 & Mpeg 2||$4,275/month|
|2Mbps||Mpeg 4 & Mpeg 2||$5,650/month|