The number of homes worldwide using an Ultra HD TV has now passed the 200 million mark, according to the latest research from Strategy Analytics’ Connected Home Devices service.
Swiss cable operator group Quickline is now offering its customers an Ultra HD set-top-box that combines classic television with apps.
With Insight UHD, German DTH satellite platform Diveo has added the first Ultra HD channel to its line-up on Astra (19.2° East).
Romania’s leading pay-TV operator RCS&RDS (Digi) has undertaken its first football broadcast in Ultra HD.
Swiss telecommunications provider Salt has launched an Ultra HD/4K offer on its IPTV platform which is available to all customers.
German Ultra HD channel RTL UHD is now available on Deutsche Telekom’s IPTV platform MagentaTV.
After Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone is now also offering a TV package as a stand-alone OTT product in Germany.
52% of TV viewers in Germany would be willing to spend money on TV channels in Ultra HD quality.
Insight TV has renewed its partnership with M7 Group, expanding the carriage agreement to include German DTH subscribers.
The number of Ultra HD TV sets sold in Germany will break the 10 million barrier at the beginning of 2019, according to a forecast by industry association Deutsche TV-Plattform.