The commercial radio broadcasters from Germany, Austria and Switzerland want to ensure that they will be part of 5G Broadcast.
The Polish public broadcaster TVP plans to introduce a new hybrid set-top box in 2022.
The Polish broadcaster TVN and national transmission company Emitel have begun DVB-T2/HEVC tests in the city of Gdansk.
Industry group SAT>IP Alliance has put its activities on hold, a spokesman confirmed to Broadband TV News.
The Polish broadcaster TVN has begun DVB-T2/HEVC tests in cooperation with the national transmission company Emitel.
Netflix is now using the xHE-AAC audio codec primarily developed by German research institute Fraunhofer IIS.
Combining two major standards for interactive television, Zattoo will integrate HbbTV on its latest Android TV Operator Tier certified 4K/UHD set-top box.
5G Broadcast is the future of television, but there are still some hurdles to overcome. This is the conclusion by Michael Wagenhofer, CEO of ORS, the technical services subsidiary of Austrian public broadcaster ORF, in a presentation of the 5G Broadcast trial in Vienna at the EBU-Forecast 2020 seminar.
Ultra HD (UHD) is gaining popularity among German TV viewers. Seven out of ten households planning to buy a new TV set would opt for a UHD model.
The open HbbTV standard is the leading TV app platform on TV sets in German households, followed by Samsung Tizen and Amazon Fire TV.