Samsung Electronics is expanding its premium smart TV content service TV Plus in Europe in cooperation with Rakutren TV, formerly Wuaki TV.
German commercial broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 will make Ultra HD content (4K) available to its viewers through the red button on the remote control for the first time.
With an additional nine TV operators joining SES’s Ultra HD trials, a total of 30 US pay0TV providers are now testing SES’s 4K content delivery platform across their distribution networks.
French digital services company Alchimie is launching ArtView, a SVOD service of 4K content dedicated to visual arts to complete its thematic service of slow TV, Moods.
Franco-German cultural channel Arte will be showing the opera Carmen by Georges Bizet in 4K Ultra HD HDR on three satellites.
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Nearly 12 million of 4K TV were sold in Europe during the year 2016, which represents a growth of 102% in comparison for the year 2015 (6 million of 4K TV shipped).
The Hispasat 4K Festival and RTVE make new 4K content available to the public through the Botón rojo (red button) application.
High dynamic range (HDR) features will infiltrate some full HD television sets and help boost 4K’s (UltraHD) momentum.
Mimyuni launches three of their linear TV channels in 4K UHD quality, Party’s TV, Chillayo TV, and Wow TV.