The transition to digital broadcasting is alarmingly low with only five countries – Australia, Japan, Korea Rep., Mongolia and New Zealand – having completed the transition. Chart 15 above shows the status of the transition to DTT in the region. It is anticipated that by the year 2020, a number of other countries in the region will have completed the transition to digital broadcasting, including Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam.
IABM CTO, Stan Moote, reviewS the Annual Broadcast, Audio & Lighting Equipment Show and Conference in Seoul, South Korea
IABM APAC Director, Peter Bruce, and CTO, Stan Moote, review the 26th Annual Broadcast, Audio & Lighting Equipment Show and Conference in Seoul, South Korea
Reflecting on the last year, it has been one of amazing change and contrast for broadcast and media end-users across the APAC region. South Korea became the first country in the world to transmit UHD over the air using ATSC 3.0 – ahead of even the USA. The march towards UHD in Japan, South Korea and, to a certain extent, China is real and now.
APAC region update: From the icy Winter Games, to the white heat of the Indian cricket summer, UHD is taking off!
Peter Bruce and Stan Moote review the 26th Annual Broadcast, Audio & Lighting Equipment Show and Conference in Seoul, South Korea