With the support of global satellite operators, SES and Eutelsat's HOTBIRD, 4KUNIVERSE is currently available to millions of cable, IPTV and MSO subscribers, as cable operators and a broad range of MSOs ready their networks to provide 4K Ultra HD with new 4K set top box technologies.
“We are very pleased to welcome 4KUNIVERSE on board our UHD platform in the HOTBIRD neighborhood. Their exciting range of UHD series, movies, and documentaries as well as a burgeoning live sports offering promises to delight and enthrall new audiences across Europe, Middle East, and North Africa,” states Gerry O’Sullivan, Eutelsat’s Executive Vice President Global TV and Video.
“4KUniverse represents an exciting addition to the compelling and growing Ultra HD channel line up on our SES satellite-based Ultra HD platform,” said Steve Corda, VP of Business Development in North America for SES. “SES has the largest Ultra HD platform in North America, based on channel count and native 4K content. And as consumers continue to purchase Ultra HD TVs in record numbers, a robust channel offering is essential to meet their growing appetite for high quality, high resolution Ultra HD programming,” Corda explained. “4KUniverse provides the compelling content that Ultra HD TV owners are demanding, and SES’s unique end-to-end platform, designed for cable TV systems, 4KUNIVERSE will be delivered in a linear-channel format to virtually every cable TV headend and household in North America.”
“We are very pleased to welcome 4KUNIVERSE on board our UHD platform on AsiaSat 4. Their exciting range of UHD theatrical movies and documentaries together with the powerful footprint of AsiaSat 4 will bring more choice of compelling content to the Asian audience. We are very excited to play a part of their global distribution and wish Mance Media every success,” says Sabrina Cubbon, Vice President | Marketing & Global Accounts, AsiaSat