TV set manufacturer TP Vision is equipping the new models of its Philips brand with built-in reception of German DTH satellite platform HD+.
The HbbTV Operator App specification is a tool which enables platform operators to equip compatible smart TV sets with a branded user interface.
German DTH satellite platform HD+ will increase the prices for access to its TV package on Astra (19,2° East).
The owners of Panasonic smart TV sets in Germany and Switzerland can now choose Zattoo as their main TV reception method, with the Zattoo user interface being set as the standard.
Turkish manufacturer Vestel is integrating direct reception of German DTH satellite platform HD+ into Ultra HD TV sets of its brands Toshiba, Telefunken, JVC, Hitachi, Techwood, ok., Kendo, Hanseatic and Dual via the HbbTV OpApp.
The HbbTV Association will offer a series of webinars covering current issues, solutions and developments in the TV and OTT market.
Panasonic now offers the possibility to receive DTH satellite platforms Diveo in Germany and HD Austria in Austria via Astra (19.2 degrees East) without a set-top box through the HbbTV OpApp.
Samsung will offer integrated access to German DTH satellite platform HD+ on all new QLED and Ultra HD TV sets sold in Germany from the end of March 2019.