Intelsat and Ericsson Demonstrate True 4K, End-to-End Video Transmission Via Satellite | Ultra High Definition Television (UHDTV) | Scoop.it


Intelsat S.A., the world’s leading provider of satellite services, and Ericsson today announced the successful demonstration of a true 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD), end-to-end video transmission over satellite to Turner Broadcasting’s facilities in Atlanta, Ga.

This was the first transmission of a UHD signal over satellite in North America, and the demonstration proves that the satellite delivery chain can accommodate the next-generation signals as soon as broadcasters are ready to offer them.