RTL2 launched HD tests on Astra 19.2 E

German commercial broadcaster RTL2 started technical tests in high definition televisions (HDTV). Demo Spot RTL2 HD has already appeared on the Astra satellite system, 19.2 degrees. RTL2 HD demo is now transmitted FTA.

RTL2 HD becomes an official part of the German HD + HD offer from December 1, 2010. The signal will Nagra encryption system Media Access (using Nagravision 3) and will be automatically available to all users + HD cards.

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RTL2 HD will bring in native HD format, making their own shows, TV series and movies. Native HD content to gradually expand. RTL2 HD will be simulcast on RTL2 in classical SD resolution.

Technical parameters:

* Astra (19.2 E) freq 10.832 GHz, pol H SR 22000, FEC 2 / 3, DVB-S2/8PSK