Links Week Ending 25th November 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the end of this week.  LG Display: All new OLED TV panels produced …

Tags:BBC| Broadcast| Desktop Monitors| Field Monitors| HDTV| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| HP Inc| LED| LG Displays (LGD)| Market Data| OLEDs| Patents| UK (United Kingdom)| USB Monitors| Virtual Sets

3,150 HD channels on SES

by Bob Raikes

What They Say In its quarterly results, satellite operator SES Astra said that the number of HD channels that it is supporting is now 3,150 (+8% YoY) which “reflected early signs of broadcasters considering …

Tags:Financial Data| HDTV| Satellite| SES

Deutsche TV-Plattform Launches CI+ 2.0 Initiative

by Artem Alekseenko

Deutsche TV-Plattform is launching an initiative to prepare a possible market launch of the new version of the CI Plus Interface – CI+ 2.0. CI Plus enables the reception and use of encrypted audiovisual …


What Bob Saw Around the Net…. 06/11/2018

by Bob Raikes

Most days, our editor, Bob, spends some time looking around the net for news. Here are some articles and links that he thought worth sharing… (note that registration or subscriptions may be required!) Türksat …

Tags:Apple| HDTV| iPhone| Satellite| Sky| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Elettronica Industriale Signs HD Capacity Agreement with Eutelsat

by Andrew Fenn

Elettronica Industriale, a subsidiary of Mediaset, has signed a multi-year capacity agreement with Eutelsat to accelerate its transition to HD. Under this contract, the three flagship channels of the Mediaset Group (Canale 5, Italia …

Tags:HDTV| Italy| Large Display Monitor| Satellite| Vol 25 - Issue 07

Marseille’s $150 HDMI Cable Boosts Visuals

by Bob Raikes

Marseille has a new mCable HDMI cable that has a custom anti-aliasing filter based on a DSP chip that is claimed to reduce jaggies without adding blur at frame rates up to 120fps in …

Tags:HDMI| HDTV| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| UltraHD| Vol 24 - Issue 37

DishTV Implements HD for All Initiative

by Andrew Fenn

Indian direct-to-home Pay TV service DishTV has rolled out HD capability to the set-top-boxes of its entire user base, as well as launching a dedicated high-definition STB, the DishNXT HD. With a view to …

Tags:HDTV| India| Large Display Monitor| Satellite| Vol 24 - Issue 36

HD pay-TV Subscribers in Latin America to Reach Over 60 million by 2022

by Alan Spencer

According to research by Dataxis, HD pay-TV subscribers in Latin America continues to grow significantly with a penetration rate of HD over the total pay-TV subscribers reaching 37.5%. The last update for the first …

Tags:HDTV| Large Display Monitor| LATAM| Pay TV| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Only 3% of MENA TV Channels are HD

by Alan Spencer

A report from Noorsat on TV viewing in MENA, indicates that although 80% of viewers in the region are already equipped to receive HD TV, the region is lagging behind the rest of the …

Tags:4k| Broadcast| HDTV| Large Display Monitor| MEA (Middle East & Africa)| Vol 24 - Issue 15

Eutelsat now carrying more than 1000 HD channels

by Milos Pavlovic

High Definition TV continues to gain ground across the broadcast satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications with the 240 HD channels launched in 2016 equalling the total number launched during the previous two years. The …

Tags:Broadcast| HDTV

Eutelsat Launches 240 HDTV Channels in 2016

by Alan Spencer

Eutelsat launched 240 HDTV channels in 2016, which equals the total launched in 2014 and 2015 added together. This month, Eutelsat reached the landmark of 1,000 HDTV channels with the launch of the news …

Tags:HDTV| Large Display Monitor| Satellite| Vol 24 - Issue 07

SES Announces 14% Growth in HDTV

by Bob Raikes

With a continuing increase in HDTV penetration in Europe, the number of HDTV channels grew by 14% for SES to more than 750 channels, although 67% of Europe is still using SD. Last year …

Tags:HDTV| Large Display Monitor| Satellite| SES| Vol 24 - Issue 04