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OFCOM: up to 30 channels UHD 4 k with 28,2 ° E
British media regulator Ofcom says that in 2025, even 30 channelthat UHD plus a very large number of the channelthat HD can be in the uk "is easily deployed" within the framework of the country's bandwidth allocations for satellite broadcasts on DTH. In the uk using the orbital 28,2 ° E, where Astra satellites are stationed.
In its consultation document entitled "Space Spectrum Strategy" Ofcom extends the idea that British channels can be broadcast within the assigned orbital position of the United Kingdom, through the use of in the future more efficient technologies such as DVB-S2 or HEVC compression standard.
According to Ofcomu, two factors will help meet the need for additional capacity-new technologies and the end of the parallel issue in SD and HD. In addition, the British regulator noted that some players in the industry, including the main content provider, claim that "the demand for HD channels reached maturity and that the demand on the UHD 4 k will be limited to certain types of content, such as sports".
OFCOM stated that although the pace of growth in demand for Ultra HD channels remains unclear, it may contribute to an increase in the demand for satellite capacity for DTH ".
he proposed strategy includes Ofcomu the use of bandwidth by the sectors of satellite and astronautykę-including for television transmission, satellite navigation, communications for ships and aircraft, satellite images and information.
Deadline for comments and the closure of the consultation scheduled for 10 may 2016.
 
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