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It’s Official: Royal Wedding SD Only

It’s Official: Royal Wedding SD Only

TVNZ says “prohibitive” costs have stopped TV One from screening the Royal Wedding in HD on April 29. The BBC will provide an international HD feed but broadcasters like TVNZ can choose to draw it down from the satellite in SD. “HD requires more satellite bandwidth and obviously more bandwidth means higher costs,” TVNZ’s news and […]

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Royal Couple to Wed in HD?

Royal Couple to Wed in HD?

The wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton will receive wall-to-wall coverage in NZ but only one channel is likely to air the ceremony in HD. Sky’s UKTV and the satcaster’s news channels are SD, and TV3 has confirmed its ITV feed won’t be HD — which leaves TV One as potentially the sole HD […]

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