Ateme encodes TV Azteca 4K UHD live football broadcast

Thursday 16 June 2016 | 15:03 CET | News
French video compression specialist Ateme announced that it partnered with Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca to air the football match between the Mexican national team and Paraguay on 28 May live in Ultra High Definition (UHD). The match was played in the US city of Atlanta and was broadcast via satellite and the terrestrial network, with Ateme providing the digital compression of the signal. Ateme added that the UHD signal was encoded at 20 Mbps, in Main10 profile and in real time using its Titan software-based encoder-transcoder.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Ateme / TV Azteca
Countries: Mexico
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