IBC 2022


UltraHD Forum Updates on the ‘State of the Union’

by Bob Raikes

Yesterday, we reported on the talk by Paul Gray of Omdia at the 4KHDR Summit about the state of the TV market and today we have report on the talk from the same event …

Tags:Broadcast| HDR - High Dynamic Range| HFR - High Frame Rate| IBC 2022| NAB 2022| OTT Video| UltraHD & 4K| Wide Colour Gamut (WCG)

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IBC 2022 Round-Up – Codecs and Broadcast

by Bob Raikes

As well as our dash around the monitor and virtual production topics at IBC, we stopped in with a small number of other exhibitors that have in the past shown interesting technology developments. The …

Tags:Codecs| DVB| EBU| IBC 2022| LC Materials (Liquid Crystal)| Light Field Displays| NHK| UltraHD (4KTV)| UltraHD Alliance

LEDs for Virtual Production at IBC

by Bob Raikes

There were many fewer LED makers at IBC this year, I thought, with a number of notable absentees. Those makers that were there (Absen, Aoto, Infiled and ROE) and were the main ones) were …

Tags:Content Creation| IBC 2022| LED| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Virtual Sets

Broadcast Monitors at IBC 2022

by Bob Raikes

Last week I got to my most recent trade show, the IBC or International Broadcasting Convention in Amsterdam, 2022 edition. It starts just a few days after IFA and looks at the other end …

Tags:Broadcast Monitors| Colour Critical Monitors| Dell| Dual Panel LCDs| HP Inc| IBC 2022| Testing

Report Highlights Viability of 8K Live Production and Delivery

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The 8K Association has published a report highlighting the development of technical solutions to allow the creation of 8K content and its use in broadcast. The report can be downloaded freely …

Tags:Content Creation| IBC 2022| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

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IBC Down 34% in Visitors

by Bob Raikes

What They Say IBC released its visitor numbers at 37,071 from 170 countries and said that there were more than 1,000 exhibitors. The number was 34% down on the 2019 total of 56,390. What …

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Xperi launches Vewd OpX for Android TV Operator Tier

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Xperi (Xperi and Vestel on a Roll at IFA) announced that it is making a new version of a cloud-managed operator-grade set-top box (STB) OS that integrates payTV with streamed content …

Tags:Android| IBC 2022| Operating Systems| Smart TV| STBs

ZTE and Amlogic Launch Smart 8K STB at IBC 2022

by Artem Alekseenko

ZTE Corporation, a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the mobile internet, together with Amlogic, has launched ZTE 8K STB (set-top box) at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC 2022) …

Tags:IBC 2022| STBs| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| ZTE

INFiLED to showcase ‘industry-first’ LED Virtual Background

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Direct view LED specialist, Infiled has said that it has an LED display for virtual production that is completely and seamlessly curved rather than using flat panels. The unit is designed …

Tags:IBC 2022| LED| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Virtual Sets

German DVB-I Project underway

by Bob Raikes

What They Say A project in Germany to develop an internet-delivered service to provide linear channels and compete with terrestrial broadcast is being developed using the DVB-I standard. Firms involved include Sony, TPVision (Philips …

Tags:Broadcast| DVB| IBC 2022| Streaming Video

Disguise Brings Next-Generation Broadcast Graphics to IBC 

by Artem Alekseenko

disguise, an Emmy-award-winning pioneer in extended reality (xR) technology, is giving showgoers a sneak peek into the future of visual storytelling at this year’s IBC Show. The disguise booth features a full 12 x …

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ROE Will Have the Rub1.9BV2 at IBC

by Bob Raikes

What They Say ROE Visual said in an email to us that it will have a new Ruby LED panel, the 1.9BV2, for ‘broadcast grade’ applications that will be shown at IBC in September. …

Tags:IBC 2022| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Virtual Sets