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France Televisions partners with TDF and Fransat to air Roland Garros in 4K

Friday 25 May 2018 | 13:23 CET | News
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France Televisions has partnered with infrastructure operator TDF and satellite TV platform Fransat (part of Eutelsat) to launch an event channel showing live action from the Roland Garros tennis tournament in 4K quality. French TV households with compatible equipment will be able to receive the channel over DTT and satellite from 27 May to 10 June. The news follows the recent announcement that Eurosport will launch a dedicated 4K channel for the duration of the tennis tournament across several European markets.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Eutelsat / France Televisions / Fransat / TDF
Countries: France
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