Category Archives: HD / 4K

TV Brasil launches HD channel on Net

Brazilian public broadcasting network TV Brasil signed an agreement with Net (Claro Brasil) to launch its high definition channel on the operator’s programming lineup. According to Agencia Brasil, the public broadcaster expects to attract other operators in the sector to make new contracts and increase its audience. “Technically the process was already ready and thanks to the [...]

YES partners with Harmonic to launch live UHD-HDR channel in Israel

Harmonic, announced that the tier 1 direct broadcast satellite TV provider of Israel, YES, is using Harmonic’s software-based Electra encoding platform for its new live UHD channel. The world-class local system integrator of AVCOM was used to ensure a smooth deployment. Harmonic’s Electra system allows YES to deliver high-quality UHD-HDR linear video content to over [...]

Ooredoo tv is now providing Rayyan channels in HD

Well known Qatari channels Al Rayyan HD and Al Rayyan Al have been announced by Ooredoo. Qadeem HD are now available in full HD on Ooredoo tv. Qatar Satellite Company, Ooredoo, has said in a press statement that they have made a deal with Al Rayyan Media and Marketing, and EshailSat to provide the channels [...]

Al Dafrah TV has opted for for HD experience

Al Dafrah TV has selected UAE telecom operator du to provide services upgraded from SD to HD for TV viewers in the MENA to enjoy an enhanced viewing experience.  Chief commercial officer, Fahad AlHassawi of du said, we have come to a resolution to support the future of television and we are bound to provide [...]

Cablevisión adds nine HD channels

Argentina’s largest pay TV operator, Cablevisión, announced that it will launch nine new HD channels in September and will reach 70 in that technology. This way, the company seeks to “meet the needs of its customers, understanding the differential of a wide and robust content offering”. Starting on September 1, Cablevision will add Comedy Central [...]

Digicel goes for 4K in the Caribbean together with Huawei

The telecommunications operator of the Caribbean Digicel gave its first step towards transmissions in 4k. Using the technology provided by Huawei, it broadcasted in this quality from its headquarters located in Kingston, Jamaica. The main media in the region were invited to demonstration. Thanks to the power of our fiber network and hybrid TV platform, [...]

Med1- TV Channel on Arabsat

Med1-TV HD a news, current affairs and sport channel has joined Arabsats new DVB-S2 platform. The channel broadcast standard news, talk shows and documentaries in Morroco. It is highly rated and is among the top Pan-Arab stations in North Africa.  Hassan Khivar president and CEO of Med1 TV said, As we enter a new era [...]

Telesur goes HD

News channel Telesur commemorated its 12-year anniversary on July 24 and announced that is now available in high definition. This initiative “responds to the new demands of the audience and the telecommunications markets”. The move to HD format entails a technological commitment that will offer greater clarity and quality to our information content, said Paulo [...]