Toshiba TVs to support Sky PERFECT JSAT 4K service



Media processing specialist ViXS Systems  today announced that Toshiba’s new line of Ultra HD-4K TVs, powered by the ViXS XCode 6400, will support the new SKY Perfect JSAT UHD 4K broadcast service. 

SKY Perfect JSAT is Asia’s largest satellite operator with a fleet of 16 satellites, and Japan’s only provider of both multi-channel pay-TV broadcasting and satellite communications services with 3.5 million subscribers in Japan. The new Toshiba Z Series 84/65/58/50Z10X line of UHD 4K TVs, launching this Fall, will utilize the ViXS XCode 6403 HEVC SoC to decode and display full UHD 4K content in 10-bit Rec 2020 format at 60 frames-per-second (fps).

“ViXS is very pleased to have collaborated with Toshiba, a world leader in consumer electronics, on this new Ultra HD television,” comments Sally Daub, President and CEO, ViXS Systems Inc. “Together, ViXS and Toshiba have enabled SKY Perfect to launch an Ultra HD service that delivers a stunning viewing experience to Japanese consumers.”

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