March 1, 2017 Announcement about Viewing 4K/8K Broadcasts, including Programs via Broadcast Satellites

Practical ultra-high-definition television broadcasting as a satellite basic broadcasting service will start in December 2018. Those who wish to watch ultra-high-definition broadcasts on commercially available 4K or 4K-supporting TV need to use additional equipment that will be sold in step with the start of the service.


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