Sirius Satellite Free Online Trial Boosts Web Traffic by 91% in a Week
XM Satellite Radio added some 285,000 new net subscribers in the third quarter, fewer than that of Sirius Satellite Radio which added about 441,100 net new subscribers in the third quarter, a 23% rise from the same quarter a year ago. One year ago, XM added 617,00 subscribers in the third quarter.
XM currently has more than 7 million subscribers. However, Sirius with more than 5 million customers, has added more subscribers than XM for four straight quarters. XM forecasts to signing up as many as 8.2 million subscribers by the end of the year while Sirius expects to reach 6.3 million by the end of the year..