Category: DTT

Brazilian free-to-air TV networks Record, RedeTV and SBT announced that on March 29, after the analogue switch-off in Sao Paulo, they will abandon the lineups of pay TV operators Net, Claro HDTV, Sky, Vivo and Oi. In a statement, the broadcasters said that the operators “refuse to negotiate transmission rights with Record TV, SBT and […]

Despite the analogue switch-off, Mexico has 2.3 million households without digital TV, this is 7.3% of the total households, according to data from the National Survey on Availability and Use of The Information Technologies in Households (ENDUTIH in Spanish) 2016, reported by El Financiero. Mexico completed the analogue switch-off in 2016. The survey was conducted […]

Argentina’s state-owned telecommunications company Arsat has announced that it will conduct a pilot test of analogue switch-off in the province of Tierra del Fuego, in the south of the country. Currently, there is a DTT antenna in Ushuaia, capital of the province, and soon another one will start operating in the city of Rio Grande. […]

La Comisión Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Conatel) de Paraguay realizó la apertura de sobres con las ofertas para la licitación de tres nuevas frecuencias para TDT.  Inicialmente, 12 empresas compraron los pliegos pero sólo dos presentaron ofertas. Se trata de las firmas Mercuria SA y DTH Magnética SA. De acuerdo al sitio Última Hora, Mercuria recibirá […]

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 […]