PTCL Smart TV uses a state of the art Broadband network. PTCL entered this sector on 14th August 2008, by launching a digital interactive television service for the first time in Pakistan. Employing the IPTV (Internet Protocol TV) technology, PTCL brought Pakistan in the list of a few countries across the globe that offers this state of the art interactive TV service to its subscribers.
Launched for the first time in Pakistan using the flexible Internet Protocol (IP) technology, PTCL's Smart TV is service which allows customer to be more interactive and more in control with their TV service as compared to conventional TV broadcast or cable TV. Branded under 'PTCL Smart Line', the service includes Interactive Television, Broadband and voice telephony all at the same time on PTCL's telephone line. Besides offering the highest digital quality TV picture, the most revolutionary section of this offering is the ability to 'rewind' and 'pause' live TV channels through TSTV (Time Shift Television) feature, the ability to block / unblock any TV channel for parental lock and the ability to search through video on demand content.
Currently PTCL Smart TV offers its viewers 125 live channels and over 500 Movie titles through its Video on Demand service'. The service is available in:
|Abbottabad||Hala||Loralai||Rahim Yar khan|
|Attock City||Haripur||Mago Mandi||Rawalpindi|
|Bahwalpur City||Islamabad||Mardan||Saidu Sharif|
|Channab Nagar||Kahnanou||Mirpur Khas||Shadra|
|Dera Ismail Khan||Kashmor||Muzaffar Garh||Sukkarghar|
|Eminabad||khairpur||Nawabshah(Benazir Abad)||Swat Arbin|
|Faisalabad||Khanewal||Nowshera||Tando Allah Yar|
|Fateh jang||Kharian||Norowal||Tando Jam|
|Ghakkar||Kharian Ruel||Okara||Tando Muhammad Khan|
|Gojra||Khurianwala||Pano Akil Cantt||Taxila|
|Gujranwala||Kuchlak||Peshawar||Toba Tek Singh|
|Gujranwala Cantt||Lahore||Pind Dadan Khan||Vehari|
|Gujrat||Lala Musa||Pishin||Wah Cantt|
However it is planned to be expanded to all the major cities and towns across
Pakistan during the year 2012.