ORS, the technical services subsidiary of Austrian public broadcaster ORF, has launched a trial for Ultra HD/4K (UHD) broadcasts on DTT in Vienna.
3 Screen Solutions (3SS), the German provider of software solutions for set-top boxes and multiscreen entertainment, has been chosen by Austria’s national broadcasting services provider ORS for the upcoming launch of its new simpliTV digital TV service.
Krone TV, the TV channel of Austrian tabloid newspaper Kronen Zeitung, has launched on the Astra satellite system (19.2° East).
The German version of Discovery’s lifestyle channel Home & Garden TV (HGTV) can now be received on Austrian DVB-T2 platform simpliTV.
German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will roll out its Ultra HD channel RTL UHD to DTH satellite households in Austria.
Swiss public TV channels SRF 1 HD and SRF 2 HD can no longer be received on Austrian DVB-T2 platform simpliTV.
Tennis fans in Austria and Switzerland will be able to watch the French Open 2019 in Ultra HD resolution.
From January 1, 2019, women’s channel TLC will offer an advertising window for viewers in Austria.
Austrian TV platform simpliTV has added the children’s and family channels Fix&Foxi and RiC to its line-up.
DMAX, TLC and Eurosport 1 will in future also be available in HD quality on the DTH satellite version of Austrian TV platform simpliTV.