Category: HD / 4K

Verimatrix highlighted the importance of watermarking technology in the protection of UHD content. “Ever since MovieLabs advanced the use of forensic watermarking as a part of the protection regime for UHD content services, it has been clear to industry watchers and analysts that the idea would over time gain universal support across the industry”, Steve […]

During NexTV Series Mexico & Central America 2016, pay TV operators and content providers agreed that 4K technology is still four or five years away from mainstream adoption.   Carlos Miranda, CTO of Dish, said that 4K is “technically possible” but is still in its early stages in terms of distribution, content creation and devices […]

Ateme announced that Brazil’s largest TV network, Globo, selected Ateme Titan solution to launch its first 4K HDR VOD product, called “Ligações perigosas” (“Dangerous Liaisons”).   The series was launched in July this year and it is available through video streaming platform Globo Play.  Titan is a multi-codec/format video transcoding software for mezzanine, STB and […]

Brazillian pay TV operators Net and Claro HDTV (both part of America Movil) have included E! HD into their lineup. The new channel is available at no additional cost.   Currently, E! has an audience of over 20 million Brazilian subscribers and ranks third among feminine public, according to Kantar Ibope Media.   The HD […]

During SET Expo 2016, the satellite operator Intelsat made a demonstration of a satellite 4K transmission using 5.8 MHz in Ku band, TelaViva website reported.   The 4K transmission at 60 frames per second requires 20 Mbps, thanks to HEVC encoding. In the event, the Managing Sales Director of the company, Marcio Brazil, said that this […]

  Sony unveiled in Mexico a new 100-inch TV set with 4K HDR technology and Android system. The equipment was launched in partnership with Netflix.   The new TV XBR-100Z9D arrived the Mexican market only a day after its launching in the U.S and Europe. It costs MX$ 1.3 million (USD 70,000).   The equipment […]

  Brazilian broadcaster Globo has announced the launch of its first product in High Dynamic Range (HDR) version. The miniseries “Dangerous Liaisons” is already available on the VOD platform Globo Play.  Globo is “the first company to produce and distribute content in 4K HDR”, the company said in a statement.     In the coming […]

  LG Electronics Brazil introduce the new line of 4k Smart TVs with HDR (High Dynamic Range) technology, a lighting format that improves brightness and image quality. New TV sets came in 49, 55, 60, 65 and inches.   According to the company, prices range for USD 1,970 y USD 13,650. All of the line […]

  Mexican triple-play operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has announced that its FTTH network is available to six million households across 20 cities.   The expansion plan was announced in February 2015. In less than 18 months and after a USD 400 million investment, the company tripled the coverage and reached 450,000 subscribers, informed the company […]