List of commercially available UHD or 4K services - April 2017


Inclusion in this list is not indicative of having met any specific requirement or having passed any interoperability tests. However the service listed is that which an end-consumer can subscribe from.

Alphabetical list of 55 services as of Octobre 2016, please send us a note if you know of missing services.

 

operator country   service  network  WCG  HDR  NGA  delivery  spec. deployed  client   comment
AcTVila Japan VoD OTT No No Unicast ABR Jun-15 TV / STB
airtel 4K India Live IPTV No broadcast Oct-15 STB
Amazon US VoD OTT BT 709 HDR10/DV No Unicast ABR Proprietary 2014 TV
Bein Middle East Live DTH No Broadcast Jun-16 STB
BT UK Live IPTV BT 709 No Atmos Multicast DVB 2015 STB
Comcast US Push VoD Cable BT 709 No Atmos DOCSIS 3.x DVB Dec-14 TV (samsung) NBC used HDR10 & Atmos during Rio Olympics
Dalian Tiantu China TS Playout Cable BT 709 No No ? ? 2015 ?
DirecTV US VoD / Live OTT+DTH BT 709 No No Push VoD + Bcast + Unicast DVB 2014, 2015, 2016 Tv (samsung) & STB
EPB US Live IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast Mediaroom 2016 STB
Fashion one (SES) Luxembourg Live DTH No broadcast Aug-15 TV
Festival4K France Live IPTV No broadcast Nov-15 STB
Fransat France Live / TS Playout DTH BT 709 No No broadcast DVB Dec-14 TV
Free France TS Playout IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast DVB Apr-15 STB Android middleware, 1 chanel at launch: Fashion TV loop
Globo TV Brazil VoD OTT No Unicast ABR Jul-16 TV (Samsung, Sony, Panasonic, LG, Philips)
Google/Youtube USA VoD OTT BT 2020 HDR10 No Unicast ABR OTT HDR announced november 2016
Insight TV Luxembourg VoD OTT+DTH BT 709 No Unicast ABR 2017 TV (Samsung, Sony, Chromecast)
Inspur China Live Cable BT 709 No No ? ? 2015 ?
J:COM Japan Live Cable/VoD No No Broadcast Jul-15 STB
KPN Netherlands Live IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast DVB Jun-16 STB
KT Korea Live IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast ? Korea 2014 STB
LG Uplus Korea VoD / Live ? IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast ? Korea 2014 STB
M-Go US VoD OTT No Unicast ABR Nov-14 TV
Nasa TV US/Europe Live IPTV No broadcast Nov-15 TV
Netflix US VoD OTT BT 709 HDR10/DV No Unicast ABR Proprietary Apr-14 Various TVs
NHK Japan Live ISDB-T BT 709 No No broadcast 4k-8K ARIB 2014 TV
NOS Portugal Live Cable No Broadcast, Multicast, Unicast ABR Jun-16 STB + TV OTT trials have taken place
NTT Japan Live/VoD IPTV HLG/HDR10 No Multicast, Unicast 4k-8K ARIB 2014 TV/STB
Orange France France Live IPTV BT 709 No Atmos Multicast DVB May-16 STB Dolby Atmos available on some broadcasts
pearl tv Luxembourg Live DTH No broadcast
SES Luxembourg TS Playout DTH BT 709 No No broadcast DVB 2015 STB / TV
SFR France Live IPTV No Multicast Mar-16 STB UHD used to promote Fibre
SKBB Korea Live IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast ? Korea 2014 STB
SKY UK Live DTH BT 709 No No broadcast DVB 2016 STB
Sky Deutschland Germany Live / Push-VoD DTH / Cable No broadcast Oct-16 STB Launched October 5th 2016, 2 Live channels + Push VoD
Sky Italia Italy Live DTH No broadcast Jun-16 STB “Super HD” launched June 2016, HDR Announced for 2017
Sky UK UK Live DTH No broadcast Aug-16 STB Available to premium Sky Q customers
SkyLife Korea Live DTH BT 709 No No broadcast Korea Jun-14 STB
SkyPerfect JSAT Japan Live DTH/FTTH BT 2020 HLG No broadcast 4k-8K ARIB Mar-15 TV/STB HDR started on October 2016
Slovak Telecom Slovakia VoD OTT No Unicast ABR Aug-16 TV (Samsung)
Sony US VoD OTT BT 709 No No Unicast ABR Proprietary 2015 Sony TV
Sth Korea’s Pandora Korea VoD OTT No Unicast ABR Aug-14 ?
Stofa Dennmark Live cable No Multicast Oct-16 STB Viasat Ultra HD
Swisscom Swittzerland Live IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast DVB Apr-16 STB Testing HDR
tata Sky India Live DTH BT 709 No No broadcast DVB Feb-15 STB cricket world cup’15
Telekom Malaysia Malaysia Live IPTV No Multicast Aug-16 STB Demonstration/Trials – Launch soon
Telus Canada VoD OTT No Unicast ABR Jul-016 STB Starts with VoD – Live coming soon
Tivusat Italy Live DTH No Broadcast Jul-016 TV+CAM
Tricolor Russia TS Playout DTH No broadcast Mar-15 STB
Turkcell Turkey Live IPTV No Multicast Aug-16 STB
UMAX Korea TS Playout Cable BT 709 No No broadcast Korea 2014 TV
Videocon India Live DTH BT 709 No No broadcast DVB Feb-15 STB cricket world cup’15
Vidity US VoD OTT No Unicast ABR Jul-05 TV
Vodafone Portugal Portugal Live IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast Mediaroom Jun-16 STB
Vodafone Spain Spain Live / VoD IPTV BT 709 No No Multicast,
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