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8K high-profile at NAB and MIP

Delegates to two major events in April can update themselves on the very latest developments – and programming – in 8K. Both NAB and MIPTV have special 8K coverage this…

IHS: Over half of Q4 TV shipments were UHD

IHS: Over half of Q4 TV shipments were UHD

The global TV market grew 2.9 per cent in 2018, reaching 221 million units, due to a sales surge in the first half of the year as many consumers upgraded…

Insight TV commissions new shows from VICE Studios

Insight TV, the 4K broadcaster and producer of native UHD content, is partnering with VICE Studios to create two, new shows following street football and eSports. These new series are…

Telechips certified for Synamedia 4K CAS

Set-top box System-on-Chip (SoC) provider Telechips  has been certified  by video software provider Synamedia’s 4K CAS (Conditional Access System) solution. With Synamedia’s 4K CAS certification, Lion will provide customers with…

RAI to start 8K broadcasts in 2020

RAI to start 8K broadcasts in 2020

Italian public broadcaster RAI will start broadcasting 8K content in 2020, starting with the Tokyo Olympics, making it the first broadcaster in Europe to use the technology. A preview of…

Samsung halts Blu-ray player production

Electronics giant Samsung has announced it is ceasing production of Blu-ray players, and has completely axed plans to release a new high-end 4K model later this year. The news follows…

Movistar 4K Champions League channel

Movistar channel Liga de Campeones UHD – dedicated to broadcasting Champions League football in Ultra HD – will make its debut on February 19th, airing the first leg of the…

Virgin TV reveals 4K slate

Virgin TV reveals 4K slate

Virgin TV has revealed some of the content that will be broadcast in 4K quality on its Virgin TV Ultra HD – channel, the UK’s first dedicated ultra-HD entertainment channel.…

F1 returns to Sky Deutschland

F1 returns to Sky Deutschland

Premier single-seater race series Formula 1 has announced a new two-year agreement with Sky Deutschland that will see Sky broadcast all Grand Prix weekends live across satellite, cable, IPTV, web…

Samsung’s high hopes for 8K

Samsung’s high hopes for 8K

Samsung expects 2019 to be a prosperous year for its 8K display sales. Helped by innovative products like the stackable ‘The Wall’ (which can be built up to 219”), Samsung…

RCN launches 4K channels with SES

RCN launches 4K channels with SES

US multiplay operator RCN has confirmed its commercial launch of Ultra HD services through a partnership with satellite operator SES. RCN is featuring seven dedicated 4K channels from the North…

Ukraine’s first 4K channel on AMOS-7

Spacecom, operator of the AMOS satellite fleet, has announced its AMOS-7 communication satellite is broadcasting the Ukraine’s first ever 4K TV channel. Nashe Media Group’s #NASHE HDR channel is being…

DOCOMO unveils 8K 3D VR system

DOCOMO has developed what it believes is the world’s first 8K 3D virtual reality (VR) system for live video streaming and viewing at 60 frames per second (fps) over 5G…

Report: TV manufacturers to focus on large-size screens

Report: TV manufacturers to focus on large-size screens

According a report from WitsView, a division of TrendForce, global shipments of branded TV sets for 2018 totaled 219 million units, an increase of 4.1 per cent compared with prior…

OLED & super-large TVs spur market to recovery

After a global decline in TV shipments in 2017, the market recovered in 2018; now a report from Futuresource Consulting shows a year-end estimated 3 per cent year-on-year increase in…

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