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DirecTV to air 2018 FIFA World Cup in 4K-UHD

Monday 4 December 2017 | 14:23 CET | News
A&T's pay-TV unit DirecTV has announced plans to broadcast all 64 games of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia in 4K-UHD quality in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay. The pay-TV company said 54 games will be shown live, with the remaining 8 pre-recorded and also available in 4K. Some games will also be delivered with HDR technology. To access the 4K signal, subscribers will have to acquire a dedicated set-top box to be launched next year.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: DirecTV
Countries: Latin America
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