Newtec to Transmit Live Ultra-HD Demo at IBC 2013

Live Rugby Union Match to be Broadcast from London to Amsterdam in 4K Ultra HD

Find out how Newtec technology will enable the first live UHDTV demo in collaboration with Intelsat, BT Media, Ericsson and Sony.

Who?        Newtec is specialized in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications. As a pioneer in the industry, Newtec is dedicated to creating new possibilities for the broadcast, IP trunking and backhauling, consumer and enterprise VSAT and government and defense markets.

What?       Learn how Newtec’s equipment will be used to transmit the Saracens vs. Gloucester rugby match live from London in 4K UHDTV
Intelsat says the demo will show true 4K transmission: A 4:2:2, 10-bit, 4K UHD signal at 60 frames per second.
And how Newtec’s M6100 Broadcast Satellite Modulator will be used for efficient transmission, encoding, transmission via fiber and satellite and decoding in real time.


When?       2.40pm, Sunday 15 September 2013
Where?     Newtec booth #1A49 at the RAI Convention Center at IBC 2013, Amsterdam. The demo will take place at the Intelsat, Ericsson and Sony booth at 3pm-5pm.