Category: HD / 4K

Net unveils 4K packages and new Wi-Fi devices

Brazilian operator Net (América Móvil) has launched two packages with 4K UHD content. With this new initiative, Nets programming in this technology reached 290 titles. In addition, the company announced new solutions to expand the Wi-Fi network in the home. 4K packages are available in Mix HD and Top HD versions, with prices starting at [...]

Insight TV launches in Latin America with SES

Insight TV, the 4K broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, announced its foray into Latin America through SES Latin American Ultra HD platform. Insight TV is available on a 24/7 basis in English, Spanish and Portuguese to all cable, IPTV and DTH providers who are working with [...]

ESPN produces first 4K broadcast of a sporting event in Argentina

ESPN and the audiovisual group Mediapro produced the first 4K sporting event in Argentina with the transmission, on Saturday, August 25, of the match between Los Pumas and South Africa’s Springboks for the Rugby Championship played in the city of Mendoza. ESPN had made its first transmission in 4K with the Champions League semifinal in [...]

SES in talks to offer 4K channels in Brazil

Global satellite operator SES is in negotiations to offer 4K channels in Brazil with content from the United States and Europe, according to Jurandir Pitsch, the companys VP of Sales & Market Development for Latin America and Caribbean. The executive said they are not Premium channels or options like “Disney or Discovery”, instead, they are [...]

Oi launches 4K service in Brazil

The Brazilian telecommunications company Oi announced the launch of its 4K service. The operator is offering the World Cup matches through the SporTV channel. In this way, Oi joins Net, the country’s main operator, which is also offering this technology in the country. The contents are available to subscribers of the Oi Total Solução Completa [...]

Brazil’s Net to broadcast the World Cup in 4K

Net (América Móvil), Brazil’s largest pay TV operator, announced the commercial launch of the 4K service for the 2018 World Cup, which will be available through SporTV (Globosat). Net will offer 56 matches in 4K in 10 cities, including São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and the capital Brasilia. Content will be available to customers of [...]

Túpac Katari satellite broadcasts 2018 South American Games in HD

The Bolivian Space Agency (ABE in Spanish), through the Túpac Katari satellite, and the state-owned channel Bolivia TV are broadcasting in high definition the XI Cochabamba South American Games for the 14 countries participating in the sporting event. The director of ABE, Iván Zambrana, said that Bolivia is one of the few countries in the [...]