Tag Archives: digital TV

TVs de Panamá deben ser vendidos con sintonizadores para TV digital

La Autoridad Nacional de los Servicios Públicos (ASEP) de Panamá informó que desde el 1° de abril pasado todos los agentes económicos que comercialicen TVs en el país deben venderlos con el sintonizador de TV digital o DVB-T incorporado , para que puedan recibir la señal digital. Panamá y Colombia y algunos territorios del Caribe [...]

TVs from Panama must be sold with tuners for digital TV

Panamanian Public Services National Authority (ASEP)  reported that since April 1st all economic agents that market TVs in the country must sell them with the digital TV or DVB-T tuner incorporated, so that they can receive digital broadcasts. Panama, Colombia and some Caribbean territories have chosen this European standard for DTT. The only exception to [...]

Costa Rica advances in analog blackout’s implementation this year

According to Luis Adrián Salazar, head of Costa Rican Science, Technology and Telecommunications Ministry (MiCiTT), the country shows a significant advance to develop the analog blackout, which will take place this year, despite some inconveniences that the country is having. We could be 75% advanced with that project. No one will be disconnected or remove [...]

Analog TV users will have channels with same number on DTT

Peruvian Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) proposed to make some modifications to the Master Plan for the Implementation of Digital Terrestrial Television in the country. The ministry specifically proposes to make changes in articles 3, 9 and 15, “with the objective that the process be carried out in an orderly manner, with absolute transparency [...]

Panama: retailers to stop selling analog TVs in 2019

Starting in April 2019, all TV sets sold in Panama will have to include a DVB-T tuner. The announcement was made by Roberto Meana Meléndez, General Administrator of the National Authority of Public Services (Asep), during a meeting with journalists. “This type of action will bring us closer to continuing to monitor the development of [...]

Motorola launches digital TV mod in Brazil

Motorola has launched in Brazil a new mod for Moto Z smartphones, which includes an external battery and access to digital TV. Users who purchase the new device will have free access to the contents of Globo Play OTT service for six months. This new moto mod, called Moto Power Pack & Digital TV, was [...]

Brazil has distributed 48,000 digital TV kits in Brasilia for “analog swith-off”

Com o desligamento do sinal analógico de TV previsto para 29 de outubro desse ano, os beneficiários do programa Bolsa Família do Distrito Federal do Governo brasileiro já estão recebendo os kits gratuitos de conversão para ter acesso à programação pelo sinal digital. Segundo a Entidade Administradora da Digitalização (EAD), já foram entregues 48.410 kits [...]

Zimbabwe inches towards digital TV migration

Zimbabwe has completed installation of satellite uplink dish at the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) studios. Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Acting Minister Prisca Mupfumira attended the event. With the satellite uplink launch, Zimbabwe has taken another crucial step towards digital TV migration. The country is among the 50 African nations to have missed the analogue [...]