Help Required Is Eurovision going to be broadcast in 4k / UHD ?

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Anyone know anything about a possible FTA feed ?
 

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TBH, that is a programme that I would not even want to watch in SD :eek: - but each one to his own!
 
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Hmm well inspite of all the political nonsense it still has a massive following
 

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TBH, that is a programme that I would not even want to watch in SD :eek: - but each one to his own!
I don't think Graham Norton is on camera , just a microphone.

Is it really around again though ?
 

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I believe they are testing 4K this year. From the tech specs:

MPEG4/H.264 422 198.6048 Mbps
 
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I believe they are testing 4K this year. From the tech specs:

MPEG4/H.264 422 198.6048 Mbps
Oh ok I see you edited your reply, you said on 3w ? Do you know for sure ?
 

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Thank Higgs it ain't compulsory viewing ...
I haven't enough rope ..
 
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For the dumb the 4k transmisson will not be FTA ? What is hypermux NS3 i ?
 

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Poor showing in terms of 5.1 surround sound tonight on the channels I can receive that are showing it!

BBC Four HD is stereo only, along with France 4, and ERT HD (all full HD 1080i). Then stereo only on La 2 (Spain) in SD and Rai 4 (I don't have a Tivu card so I can't check Rai 4 HD).

One HD (ARD) is the only one broadcasting the full 5.1 soundtrack. (HD 720p)
 

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FWIW Belarus 24 is over an hour behind everyone else!! 21.15 uk time and they are just showing the Swedish entry

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The feed broadcasts at a staggering 40mbps bitrate and two MPEG2 2.0 stereo audio channels plus the s302m coded multitrack 7.1 surround track which I cannot decode on any of my players on my PC.
The picture quality of course is breathtaking!
 

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The feed broadcasts at a staggering 40mbps bitrate and two MPEG2 2.0 stereo audio channels plus the s302m coded multitrack 7.1 surround track which I cannot decode on any of my players on my PC.
The picture quality of course is breathtaking!
Surprisingly there has never seemed to be any decoder for Dolby E created anywhere. It would be good if it could be transcoded to AC3/E-AC3.
 
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