Transponder news for 11.08.2016
ABS-2 74.9° E
11559 V 22000 5/6 — "Game Show" left
Türksat 2A/3A/4A 42° E
"HM TV, "Park TV", "Genç Türkü" appeared on 11977 (H) 27500 5/6
Tv channel “TRT 4K” Appeared on 11651 (H) 12500 3/4. HEVC. DVB-S2. Open
Hot Bird 13 13° E
Tv channel “Kalemeh TV” Appeared on 12520 V 27500 3/4. Open
Eutelsat 7A 7°E
MovieMax HD Star Trek appeared on 11637 (H) 30000 5/6, DVB-S2/QPSK MPEG-4 Irdeto2
Another HD channel became available to subscribers of NTV-PLUS
With 9 August 2016 year the subscribers of NTV-PLUS can watch movie channel "Dom Kino PREMIUM HD-quality. The channel is in the VIP Movie (West). The total number of HD channels on the platform NTV-PLUS has reached 39.
Broadcast "Dom Kino PREMIUM HD — the hits leading domestic film studios: of cinepremiere new movies, serial films, television blockbusters and popular TV series projects of the First channel, won the love of viewers. The movie channel began broadcasting in February 2015 year.
Orion stops providing services for the provision of satellite Internet
With 1 September 2016 year, LLC "Orion Express" stops providing services for the provision of two-way satellite Internet (VSAT).
All subscribers will be transferred to the service partner, "Orion", JSC "KB "spark".
For more information and advice, you can contact us by phone: 8-800-200-05-09
Bobbles has launched a pan-European pay-tv services
On the Astra satellite at position 19,2°E, started its new pay-DTH platform with the name of Bobbles, designed for the whole of Europe.
Subscribers can choose method of receiving programs – DTH (direct to home), OTT (over the top) or both packages. Clients Bobbles can watch the linear content via DTH or to select the desired content anytime through catch-up services with OTT platform. Bobbles – service, which is designed primarily for foreign residents in Europe. Initially offering the packages from China and Indonesia. The next stage – on 2 month will offer Korean and Vietnamese stations. The platform broadcasts at position 19,2°E capacity with satellite operator SES (Astra). The operator uses the services of the company MX1. Broadcasting coded system Nagra MA.
Astra 1N (19,2°E), frequency 11,656 GHz, Pol. V, SR 22000, FEC 2/3, DVB-S2/8PSK, CA Nagra MA
“Red Media” is conducting a global re-branding their channels
“Red Media” conducts scale rebranding of its channels, appropriate changes will take effect 15 August.
So, channel “Premiere” will change its name to “Movie premiere”, “Film club” – on “Movie date”, “HD Movie” – on “Kinsella”, “Our movie” – on “Native movie”, “Kinoplus” – on “Kinomiks”, (a) “Comedy TV” – on “Comedy”. No change in name will work the channels “Male movie”, “Blockbuster films”, “Our new movie” and “India TV”. In addition, with 15 Aug channel “Kinopremera” changes its broadcasting format standard (SD) HD, as well as a new channel “Kinsella” starts broadcasting in SD format. In the process of rebranding planned changes in the programming grid of the TV channels, in particular, holding “Red Media” reported on the purchase of a whole new library of films. Detailed publication about this is planned on the day of start of the updated channels – 15 August.
In 2017 year will launch the first satellite with a virtual reality camera
The first satellite with the equipment to create videos in the format of 360-degree to be launched into orbit in June 2017 year.
It is lifted videocontent in 4K for various virtual reality devices. The project aims, to everyone could feel the immensity of the Universe through virtual reality, the official statement, published on the website SpaceVR.
The project is carried out by the company SpaceVR in partnership with NanoRacks. Satellite Overview 1 with the necessary filming equipment to low-earth orbit will bring the spacecraft SpaceX CRS-4.
In April of this year SpaceVR attracted investments in the amount of $1,25 million. These funds were aimed at improving the software of the satellite Overview 1, the development of delivery channels and content distribution, as well as the creation of a network of ground satellite stations.
"SpaceVR going to show the beauty of outer space world. And we are ready to participate in this", said NanoRacks CEO Jeffrey Manber.
Headquarters SpaceVR is in San Francisco. This company operates in emerging sector of nano-satellites and specializiruetsya on creating a cinematic video for a virtual space tourism. Founder and Director SpaceVR Ryan Holmes was inspired by the phenomenon, which is called "overview Effect" (Overview Effect).
Tricolor TV is testing HD channels in HEVC
On one of the transponders, the largest Russian satellite platform Tricolor TV has several test bit positions in a high definition format (HDTV).
Tests HD programs are not in classic MPEG-4/H. 264, but in the new format H. 265 (HEVC). Test multiplex with HD channels broadcasted on the frequency 12,380 GHz, Pol. (L). In the multiplex are test positions Match! Football 1 HD, Match! Football 2 HD, Match! Football 3 HD, Bridge HD and Russian MusicBox HD. All programs are coded system DRE Crypt. HD channels in HEVC are not available on conventional receivers. For their reception requires hardware with support for the new format HEVC.
Express AMU1 (Eutelsat 36 c), frequency 12,380 GHz, Pol. (L), SR 27500, FEC 3/4, DVB-S2/8PSK