The good stuff
No obligation, no risk
The only offering without obligation on the market.
- You are totally independent of any Internet providers.
- Low risk: you can cancel monthly after 3 months with no penalties & you keep the TV PLUS box.
- Price saving of up to CHF 73.69 / Month or 48% possible (*). Average monthly price of the TV PLUS service is CHF 80.-/month with 50-100Mbit/s Internet, compared to up to CHF 154 with other providers.
- Instant, free-of charge activation: by the time you bring it home it is automatically activated. No passwords, no hassle.
- Fully portable inside Switzerland, you can take your box to your other room or your vacation home and all the recordings are shared (up to 5 boxes per account).
(*) The price savings are calculated for the following case: standard subscription, including all real cost (setup fees, activation, TV box, penalty for early cancelation, etc.) for the first year and a cancelation after 12 months, without any special deals. Status August 2018.
The nice stuff
Cool and easy
Nice and fast to use.
- Cool product with all the cutting edge features. Pause, 7-day Replay, virtually unlimited recording.
- Super fast channel switching.
- Integrated VoD with 5000 films & series, Youtube, Netflix.
- 4K (UHD) capability.
- Small, noiseless TV PLUS box, extremely low power consumption, noiseless.
- Very simple installation, just 2 or 3 cables and it works.
- Coming soon: Remote companion app with voice-operated search coming soon. The voice-operated search simplifies finding interesting shows to watch.
- Coming soon: a sports TV package.
- Designed in Switzerland.
TV PLUS: The Subscription
Simple and clear:
Everything is included!
More than 150 TV channels in the basic package, over 75 are HD.
CHF 24.90 / Month.
+ one-time CHF 99.90 for the TV PLUS box.buy
No risk: cancel monthly any time after 3 months at no charge!
The TV PLUS subscription includes
All Swiss national TV channels and many regional channels in national languages. Channels from Germany, Italy, France, UK and USA. 200 channels total with the optional language packs.
7-days Replay on all channels. Virtually unlimited recordings of 250 movies or ~400h. Our on Demand Service with over 5000 movies and TV series. YouTube and Netflix. Media Center for playing your videos, music and photos.
The purchase of a TV-PLUS set-top box is required for this subscription. You can connect up to 5 set-top boxes (or mobile apps very soon) in the same location, or anywhere within Switzerland.
Minimum subscription is 3 months. You will be billed monthly. Afterwards you can cancel every month. If you cancel, you keep the TV box and you still can use it for YouTube, Netflix and to play videos, music of watch slideshows from your own local network.
The price includes all content license fees. For legal reasons, the TV PLUS service is only available within Switzerland.
You are not bound to any Internet Service Provider.
Good to know
An Internet connection with minimum 10Mbit/s download speed is required, 30-100Mbit/s is recommended.
When you use the HollyStar Video on Demand service you pay for each movie or series you watch. You can rent a movie for 48 hours or you can purchase a movie and have it available to you for ever. You will be billed monthly together with your TV PLUS subscription.
For Netflix you are required to obtain a Netflix account separately. We recommend to use your computer or tablet to open an account and only to log in on the set-top box.
The TV Box: TV PLUS Users have fun!
Channel switching time typically 0.4 seconds. Simple User Interface navigation. Informative on-screen display with details of the current show.
User Interface Features
Up to 24h of pause storage. Simple Fast Forward and Rewind functions anywhere in a show. Fast response times. Quick search for more episodes of the same show with the blue button.
Easy to read Electronic program guide. Choose any show up to 7 days in the past and watch it instantly or record it for later. Choose any show up to 7 days into the future and record it for later. Fast navigation with no waiting times.
Record virtually unlimited shows on our Cloud service. Sort recordings by month and date or by title. All information about the shows is preserved and shown as you browse.
A comprehensive search function helps to quickly find interesting content. Search by keywords, or search by selecting Genre, Time and Channel filters without a lot of typing. Very fast searches, typically under 2 seconds.
Integrated Video on Demand service. Pay only as much as you use. Offers 5’000 movies and hundreds of TV Series. Select standard quality or HiQ movie playback.
On board Youtube app. Predefined channels with recommendations. Language sensitive searching / recommendations. Learns from your searches. Full HD playback, also now UHD VP9 playback, depending on the selected video.
Many more features such as a expandable 2-dimensional Main Menu, channel list with Now/Next information, detailed show info, 3 user-editable Channel Favorites Lists, Netflix, etc. are available. Further information available upon request.
The TV PLUS OTT Quad-core Set-Top Box
New, more powerful, even faster and super-small. It features 4K HEVC (H.265) decoding with full 4K (UHD) resolution. HEVC format doubles the data compression ratio compared to H.264/MPEG-4 AVC at the same level of video quality.
Based on the powerful ARM Quad Cortex-A9 CPU. Runs on Android 6.0.x . Super small dimensions (104 x 104 x 24 mm). No fans, totally quiet, very low power consumption. Few connections: power, HDMI to your TV and Ethernet for the Internet. WiFi can also be used but we do not recommend it.
Easy-to-use Remote Control with learning capability. You only need one remote!
How to Buy
To enjoy TV PLUS you need to purchase the TV PLUS Starter Package subscription which has the price for the first month already included in the package. Also included is one TV Plus set-top box.
During the first month, your TV PLUS subscription is charged pro rata so can enjoy TV PLUS fully. You will then be reminded to extend the subscription by entering an appropriate payment method in your account (e.g. PayPal or a Credit Card). You can purchase more TV Plus set-top boxes (up to 5 on one account) and all the various options at any time. You can buy everything right here online. In 1-2 days you will receive a package in the post. Or, you can visit one of our stores and check out the TV PLUS quality for yourself. Then you walk home with the box, connect it and it just works. No setup, no hassle.