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Bulgaria Sat picks Ericsson to enable UHDTV across the Balkans

Friday 15 September 2017 | 11:21 CET | News
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Bulgaria Sat, an affiliate of local pay-TV provider Bulsatcom, selected Ericsson to deliver media processing hardware which will help deliver standard definition (SD), high definition (HD) and 4K channels to TV subscribers across the Balkans. As part of the deal, Ericsson will deliver its AVP 4000 system encoders to Bulgaria Sat, 56 HD MPEG-4 services, three HD HEVC services and 46 SD MPEG-4 services. The platform will also offer the first 4K services delivered via the new Bulgariasat-1, the first geostationary communications satellite in Bulgaria's history, which launched in June.

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Countries: Bulgaria / Eastern Europe
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