Arte and a number of technical partners will carry out a new full-scale technical test in UHD/HDR on September 12-22.
The European Broadcasting Union will be leading Ultra HD trials with five EBU members and industry partners at the 2018 European Athletics Championships in Berlin.
Insight TV has signed a distribution deal with Dutch telecoms operator KPN.
Apple TV is set to replace legacy cable decoders with Charter Communications to offer Apple TV 4K to its Spectrum cable customers.
Eurosport’s broadcast of Roland Garros in Ultra HD will be available to Antik Telecom subscribers in Slovakia, marking its first foray in Eastern Europe.
French public broadcaster France Télévisions will offer live coverage of the French Open 2018 Roland Garros in UltraHD/4k.
The industry may only now be rolling out 4K broadcasts in time for the World Cup, but attendees of the annual SES Industry Days conference will see a demonstration of 8K picture quality.
During the French Open tennis championship at Roland Garros, Eurosport’s 4k/Ultra HD feed will be available across several platforms in Europe.
UPDATED. The Netherlands is one of fifteen countries in the world where the World Cup will be broadcast in 4k/Ultra HD.
Viewers tuning in to watch the Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation (IPBC)’s live broadcast of the 2018 football World Cup will experience an immersive 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR) viewing experience made possible by MX1’s 4K HDR playout solution.