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NHK outlines 4K and 8K channel plans

NHK outlines 4K and 8K channel plans

Japan’s public broadcaster NHK used MIPCOM to expand on its December 1st launch date for two new Ultra HD channels. One will broadcast in 4K, and the other in ‘Super…

142 UHD channels now on air

142 UHD channels now on air

Michel Chabrol, SVP of New TV Formats at Eutelsat, told MIPCOM delegates that there are now 142 channels and services transmitting in 4K worldwide. Chabrol said 55 of these channels…

dock10 top-spec smooths way for 4K TV production

dock10 top-spec smooths way for 4K TV production

dock10, the UK television facility, has announced a major investment to build a new broadcast network to support the future of television production. Connected to the top-spec 200Gbps network will…

Spain: Movistar adds 4K F1 channel

Spain: Movistar adds 4K F1 channel

Telefónica’s pay-TV platform Movistar Plus is speeding up the launch of 4K content with the addition of a new UHD channel, Movistar Formula 1 4K. The first race to be…

4KUniverse launching in EMEA on Eutelsat Hotbird

4KUniverse, a 24/7 4K HDR general entertainment TV channel, airing original TV series, movies, documentaries, sports and primetime programming, all in 4K HDR, has confirmed that it will be launching…

European Tour, Tata test 8K VR golf

European Tour, Tata test 8K VR golf

The European Tour and Tata Communications have completed a test of live 360° video in 8K Ultra High Definition. The technology test at Sky Sports British Masters shows how the most immersive 360° video and…

IHS: 2m 8K TV shipments by 2020

IHS: 2m 8K TV shipments by 2020

After declining unit-shipment volumes in 2017, global TV shipments are forecast to grow 3.6 per cent year over year in 2018, with additional 1.4 per cent growth in 2019, according…

IHS: Young males most likely to seek UHD content

According to Fateha Begum, associate director, connected devices, IHS Markit, adults under the age of 35, and particularly males, are most interested in UHD content when choosing a video service.…

Analyst: 4K poised to take over the living room

Analyst: 4K poised to take over the living room

Nearly 50 per cent of all TVs shipped worldwide will, by year-end, be 4K, according to a market tracking report from Futuresource Consulting. The report, which includes TVs, broadcast coverage,…

Foxtel picks Harmonic for 4K in Australia

Foxtel picks Harmonic for 4K in Australia

Harmonic has announced that Foxtel, an Australian pay-TV operator with cable, direct broadcast satellite and IPTV streaming services, has launched the first UHD offering in the country using a Harmonic…

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