The Czech national transmission company Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa) has expanded the coverage of the country’s regional DTT multiplex (RS8).
The auction of frequencies following the transition to DVB-T2 could net as much as CZK4.6 billion (€170 million) in the Czech Republic.
Czech viewers are increasingly connecting their TVs to the internet and using smart features.
The Czech national transmission company Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa) has added SPI’s Funbox 4K to its experimental DVB-T2@HEVC transmissions in Prague.
The Czech regional multiplex (RS8) will both widen its coverage and add to its channel line-up on October 1.
Terrestrial services are growing in popularity in the Czech Republic, with almost half (48%) of households using them as the main source of TV reception.
The Czech national transmission company CRa has begun live DVB-T2 test broadcasts employing the HEVC codec.
The Czech transmission company CRa will provide satellite distribution services four channels operated by the national broadcaster Barrandov TV on May 15.
The Czech Republic will need transition multiplexes if it is meet its target of switching to DVB-T2 by 2020, according to Marcel Prochazka, director of regulation, Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa).
The Czech national transmission company Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa) has begun the next stage of its DVB-T2 trial, employing HEVC.