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How to increase variety of TV series and films except what I get from Swisscom?

Hi,
I am fed up by the relative small selection offered by Swisscom and want to be able to watch many other TV series as broadcasted by HBO and others as well increase the new films I can get on normal Swisscom TV. So... my question is what's the best way to do it? I live in a rented house so I can't make many changes. I live near Geneva.
Do I need to get a special equipment? What to get?
Where to get it ?
I will appreciate your answers
Thank you
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Re: How to increase variety of TV series and films except what I get from Swisscom?

You can stream, maybe.
(PS As far as I know, streaming is legal.)
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Netflix...
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Satellite!
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Re: How to increase variety of TV series and films except what I get from Swisscom?

Learn a language other than English.

Plenty of programming in other languages.

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Learn a language other than English.

Plenty of programming in other languages.

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If English is your only language then Swisscom also often have the facility to watch new programmes broadcast in one language (dubbed) in their original English, e.g. Westworld, Elementary on a French speaking channel but available with original soundtrack. Lots of choice.

Or, as has been suggested, an online subscription.
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If English is your only language then Swisscom also often have the facility to watch new programmes broadcast in one language (dubbed) in their original English, e.g. Westworld, Elementary on a French speaking channel but available with original soundtrack. Lots of choice.

Or, as has been suggested, an online subscription.
Or get the CANAL+ pack. Everything on there that's of another language is in dual language. And it's about the latest as far as the European market goes. Yes it's expensive, but you get original creations and stuff you might miss on other channels, especially if you're left leaning.

I prefer the Cinema+ pack but that's not available on Swisscom... The joys of choosing the monopoly (I can't see any advantage these days).
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Re: How to increase variety of TV series and films except what I get from Swisscom?

I'm not sure about how to upgrade your SwisscomTV but an option which is always available that use is lekino.ch - it's pay per view from 3.50 to 7.50 CHF per movie and specializes in independent films which means you have a selection of much more substantial movies-story wise rather than the repeat fodder that accompanies the mainstream and since they don't offer subscription you don't have to worry about trading it in for an alternative service.

I currently combine it with Netflix. Netflix when I want to binge watch something with little thought and lekino.ch for when I'm looking for something that I can relate to... there Facebook Page also has some good suggestions if you end up having a hard time with the catalogue.

Hope this helps - enjoy your movies, I know I do ;D

https://www.facebook.com/leKino.ch.vod/
http://www.lekino.ch/en/
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Www.netplus.ch should be available in Founex.
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