Videocon d2h launches India's first 4K Ultra HD channelWednesday, February 4th, 2015
Rolls out India’s First 24 Hours 4K Ultra HD Multi-genre Channel on the Occasion of Republic Day
MUMBAI — Videocon d2h, the first in India to have successfully previewed 4K Ultra HD DTH Service in July 2014, has now launched 24 hours 4K Ultra HD multi-genre channel on 26th January 2015 which will take the viewing experience to the next level. The 4K Ultra HD Channel is a content pipe that may carry multi-genre feed like movies, video-on-demand, travel, infotainment, sports etc. provided by respective international broadcasters or independent content providers. Along with this feed Videocon d2h 4K UHD consumers will also get to watch the forthcoming cricket World Cup in 4K provided by the respective broadcaster.
After successful launch of 4K Ultra HD set top box, Videocon d2h now completes the 4K Ultra HD experience of consumers on their existing 4K LED TV by providing this 24-hour channel. The Videocon d2h 4K Ultra HD DTH set top box is available across its retail trade network and its official website www.videocond2h.com. Exciting upgrade/multiroom offers are also available for existing subscribers of Videocon d2h.
The 4K Ultra HD on Videocon d2h is a technological marvel since it has 4 times better resolution than Full HD and is 27 times the normal Standard Definition picture quality. The technology provides resolution of more than 8 million pixels, which results in a better clarity and breathtaking visual sharpness. This move once again underlines the commitment on the part of Videocon d2h to constantly innovate and provide top-of-the-line services and products to its customers. It proves Videocon d2h’s technological prowess and capabilities.
The 4K Ultra HD STB also provides Next Generation User Interface, Super Speed USB, True4kP60 which makes the 4K TV complete.
This new innovation is in continuation with the many innovations that Videocon d2h has brought in the DTH industry like the first to bring the 1000 GB High Definition Digital Video Recorder, Radio Frequency Remote for DTH, wireless DTH Headphones and Active 3D channel.
Mr. Saurabh Dhoot, Director, Videocon Group said, “Videocon d2h is bringing path-breaking technology into the Indian homes through this wholesome experience of 4K Ultra HD using its 4K Ultra HD set top box and 4K Ultra HD multi-genre channel. We are the first in the country to provide this experience. The futuristic user experience will be eons ahead compared to anywhere else in the world. Our global technology partners have worked relentlessly to bring this here.”
Mr. Anil Khera, CEO, Videocon d2h, said, “The whole journey of developing the 4K Ultra HD environment has been very fulfilling as this 4K Ultra HD multi-genre channel completes the consumers 4K experience. Now the consumers can optimally utilise their existing 4K LED TV and get the full value out of it. We continue to be committed to providing the best service to our customers. Customer delight remains our prime objective. This overall 4K Ultra HD experience on Videocon d2h will greatly enhance the brand image of Videocon.”
In addition, Videocon d2h also offers 500 channels and services including 29 Asli ‘HD’ channels and services.