The JJOO might be held between July 23 and August 8, 2021. And throughout the two weeks that it lasts, we might be ready to take pleasure in for the primary time in the historical past of the Olympics in 4K UHD and in HDR. We have Eurosport and Germany to thank for this, they’re going to use one of many 4K channels that broadcast there by satellite to retransmit it. And it may be seen in Spain.
UHD1 by HD +: German 4K channel on satellite
If you’ve gotten a non-public satellite dish and don’t depend upon a neighborhood one, you might be fortunate to see all of the free-to-air channels in Germany, there are dozens. In addition to all of the channels in the open nation, nearly a dozen UHD channels broadcast there, most of them SES exams.
One of the channels that broadcasts in 4K is UHD1 by HD +. HD + is a German satellite tv service owned by HD PLUS GmbH that broadcasts channels in HD and 4K through Astra 19.2ºE. Their 4K channel broadcasts demos, in an analogous manner to SES, however typically additionally they take the chance to broadcast content material in 4K.
Thus, this summer time they may reap the benefits of that channel to broadcast Eurosport in 4K, the place the principle stay occasions of every competitors might be proven day by day. In complete, there might be over 200 hours of 4K and HDR content material accessible to take pleasure in.
Europort 4K returns for the Olympics
Eurosport 4K is a channel that we’ve got been ready to watch on a number of events in competitions resembling Roland Garros annually, the place operators usually enter into agreements with Discovery to provide the competitors. So far the operators haven’t introduced any collaboration for this 12 months’s Olympics, however it might not be stunning in the event that they took benefit of the truth that the competitors is going down in 4K and HDR to quickly add the channel.
Meanwhile, to give you the option to watch the channel in Spain you should have to have a DVB-S2 suitable satellite decoder able to decode HEVC, or a Smart TV that has a decoder suitable with that satellite sign expertise. Virtually all current Samsung Smart TVs are suitable with it, so you probably have a non-public antenna you simply have to join it straight to the TV. We will see in the event that they determine to go away it open as they did with Roland Garros.
The channel may be tuned on the frequency 10,993.75 MHz with horizontal polarization in Astra 1M.