Tag Archives: ISDB-T

Brazil’s Oi rolls out Android TV STB

Brazilian company Oi launched a streaming STB based on Android TV, named Streaming Box, which includes the operators own OTT Oi Play, as well as others like Netflix, YouTube and ESPN. The STB is also available to consumers who are not customers of Oi services and costs about R$ 480 (USD 116). The STB was [...]

Nicaragua to carry out first DTT trial

The Nicaraguan Institute of Telecommunications and Post (Telcor) will carry out on March 21 the first DTT trial in the country, in cooperation with the Government of Japan, said the vice president of Nicaragua, Rosario Murillo. The first digital TV signals will be delivered through channel 6, the executive explained, according to El Nuevo Diario. [...]

El Salvador and Japan join forces to promote DTT

The General Superintendency of Electricity and Telecommunications (Siget) of El Salvador, signed an agreement with the government of Japan to promote the transfer of knowledge for the development of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and to promote the implementation of Digital television (DTT) in the country. The agreement establishes the transfer of technology for the [...]

Guatemala wants analog TV switched off by 2022

The Telecommunications Superintendence (SIT) said that the government is ready to begin the implementation of DTT under the ISDB-T standard, which Guatemala adopted in 2013. It is expected that the transition process will be completed in 2022. According to Superintendent, José Raúl Solares Chíu, the process could take five years, thinking that everything is going [...]

El Salvador adopts ISDB-T standard for DTT

The president of El Salvador, Salvador Sánchez Cerén, announced that the country will adopt the Japanese-Brazilian standard ISDB-T to start the DTT transition. “We are pleased to announce to the Salvadoran people the adoption of the ISDB-Tb standard, a set of rules created by Japan and adapted by Brazil for the transmission of Digital Television, [...]

Venezuela has almost 1 million DTT receivers

Since 2012, Venezuelan Government has distributed for free 600,000 DTT receivers under the ISDB-T standard. This number adds to the 330,000 DTT receivers and 60,000 TV Sets with an embedded receiver that were acquired privately by the population. The number was provided by Adriana Hidalgo, president of the governmental RedTV, through Venelozana de Television. The [...]

Brasil ayudará a Nicaragua con servicios de DTH y TDTBrazil will help Nicaragua with DTH and DTT services

Brasil y Nicaragua firmaron un memorando de entendimiento para trabajar en conjunto en el área de las telecomunicaciones, a través de la capacitación técnica en servicios de satélite y tecnología de la información y la comunicación. El acuerdo fue firmado por ejecutivos de los ministerios de Comunicaciones de Brasil y de Nicaragua. De esta manera, [...]

SET dice que el LTE interferirá con la TDT en BrasilSET says that LTE will interfere with DTT signal in Brazil

La Sociedad Brasileña de Ingeniería de Televisión (SET) alertó que el LTE en la banda de 700 MHz es capaz de provocar fuertes interferencias a la señal de Televisión Digital Terrestre (TDT) en Brasil, que utiliza la norma ISDB-T. El órgano estatal Anatel (Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones) aún continúa haciendo pruebas. SET indica que las [...]

Para GSMA, LTE puede coexistir con ISDB-T en BrasilGSMA believes LTE can coexist with ISDB-T in Brazil

La tecnología LTE puede coexistir con la norma ISDB-T en Brasil, ya que se podrían achicar al mínimo las posibilidades de interferencia, informó la Asociación GSM (GSMA) -integrada mayoritariamente por operadores móviles- en su último estudio publicado. “Mediante un riguroso modelo, el análisis demuestra que un cuidadoso plan de uso del espectro puede mitigar la [...]