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Hispasat proves for the first time high resolution television successfully by satellite
The Spanish operator of satellites obtains the transmission of a HDTV signal on IP (Internet Protocol) in a pioneering initiative that allows the reception of images of high quality in the personal computers

The system, proven on the occasion of the Assembly of the European Union of Radiodifusoras (UER), that is celebrated these days in Oviedo, has been developed in collaboration with Telephone Audio-visual Services (TSA), from a new form of HDTV reception that can be carried out in a simple personal computer, and that it uses the radioelectric channel of the satellite to receive or is a señalaudiovisual or a data signal.

The main advantage, assures Hispasat in an official notice, is that it supposes an important reduction of the cost of the terminals. With this system, any equipment IP could receive the signal and descodificar it, whenever it has corresponding “software”.

The HDTV is characterized by a greater resolution of image, one better quality of audio with the multi-channel audio incorporation of and an image adapted to panoramic vision.


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