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Telfor Journal
2015, vol. 7, iss. 2, pp. 86-90
article language: English
document type: unclassified
DVB-T2: An outline of HDTV and UHDTV programmes broadcasting
aUniversity of Belgrade, Faculty of Electrical Engineering
bTelekom Srbija, Čačak



Development of High-quality Devices for Special Applications Based on Crystal Units of New Technologies (MESTD - 32048)


Increasing of video resolution of the HD programmes requires a higher bit rate. On the other hand, a continuous enhancement of existing and introduction of new source coding techniques are evident. Technical evolution of the Digital Terrestrial Television platform improves channel coding and RF channel utilization. Some optional solutions have also been proposed. This paper discusses the possibilities of allocating HD programmes in formats expected in the near future. Performed calculations are guidance to accurate examination of the efficiency of allocating high definition programmes in the DVB-T2 multiplex, in line with existing and expected enhancements.


High definition television; ultra high definition television; high efficiency video coding; terrestrial digital video broadcasting; utilization; broadband statistical multiplexing; time frequency slicing; channel efficiency; statistical gain; network planning


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