Mobilkom Austria initiates DVB-H pilot

28 Feb 2007

Telekom Austria has announced that its mobile subsidiary, Mobilkom Austria, has started a DVB-H (Digital Video Broadcasting – Handheld) pilot in cooperation with ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation), Hutchison 3G, Siemens Sterreich, ORS (Austria Radio Broadcaster), the University of Applied Sciences Salzburg and Rundfunk und Telekom Regulierungs (RTR). One thousand trialists are testing the digital terrestrial TV via mobile service. Via the platform, dubbed ‘mobile tv austria’, the user has access to TV programmes tailor-made for mobile phones. The DVB-H transmission network currently covers central parts of Vienna.

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