Research shows over 40% of US households are now and lsquo;pay-TV polygamists and offsetting cord-cutting trend

Date: 05/04/2018
  • New Paywizard survey reveals that the sole pay-TV package for one in five US households is an OTT TV service such as Netflix, Amazon Prime or Hulu
  • But twice as many respondents are identified as ‘pay-TV polygamists’ – households taking OTT subscriptions on top of their traditional cable, satellite or IPTV packages

US audiences may be moving away from traditional cable, satellite and IPTV packages but the trend is being tempered by the emergence of ‘pay-TV polygamists’ – households taking more than one subscription as they add over-the-top (OTT) TV services – research from subscription, billing and customer relationship management (CRM) specialist Paywizard shows.

The survey of 1,000 consumers across the United States reveals 21% of households now only subscribe to OTT services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime or Hulu as their sole pay-TV package – indicating cord-cutting and new younger users are starting out with OTT subscriptions. What is more striking, however, is that twice as many – 41% – now take both OTT and traditional pay-TV services.

Bhavesh Vaghela, Paywizard’s Chief Executive, comments: “Cord cutting continues to be a major concern for the US cable and satellite TV industry and our latest research shows that it is definitely having an impact on these services. But the survey also reveals that those subscribers we’ve dubbed ‘pay-TV polygamists’ are emerging as a major force that runs counter to the OTT-only trend.”

The research, published in a report entitled ‘Show the Love with Customer Experience, also reveals that 31% of US households boosted their overall TV and entertainment spend when they added a pay-OTT subscription in the previous 12 months, while just 17% decreased spend as a result of adding a new online TV service. According to the findings, 43% of US households plan to add a new pay-TV subscription – whether cable, satellite, IPTV or OTT – in the next six months.

Vaghela notes: “The US is the most advanced TV market in the world with high pay-TV adoption and the research signals that there is a real opportunity for operators to prevent cord-cutting and win over new subscribers, as the figures also show consumers are willing to spend more overall on pay-TV if the customer relationships are managed effectively.”

The study also reveals:

  • 92% of US households have some form of pay-TV subscription
  • 71% have a traditional cable, satellite or IPTV subscription
  • 62% subscribe to an OTT service
  • 25% of respondents have cancelled a pay-OTT service in the previous 12 months due to poor customer experience

The research demonstrates that failing to provide a consistently positive customer experience has real and serious ramifications: 30% of US households with a pay-TV service experienced a negative interaction or issue with at least one of their TV service providers within the previous 12 months – with 42% of those people cancelling their service.

Just 24% of US respondents feel matters were handled effectively and were happy with the outcome when they had a negative interaction or issue. The remaining 76% feel the interaction damaged their view of the brand – whether an OTT or traditional operator.

“The survey makes it absolutely clear that failing to proactively deliver a consistently positive customer experience will cost US TV operators brand reputation and subscribers,” Vaghela says. “It also establishes that, as the base of multi-subscription customers grows, operators need to differentiate themselves to win and retain them. The key is improved interactions guided by data-led insight at every stage of the customer journey – so that marketing is more precisely targeted, processes streamlined, recommendations better informed and each engagement more personalised.”

To download the full report, Show the Love with Customer Experience, click here. For anyone who would like to discuss the research, Paywizard will be at NAB Show 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Centre April 7-12. Visit the company at booth SU10306CM or contact Paywizard by clicking this link.



Tags: Paywizard | OTT | pay-TV | US | USA | survey | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
Submitted by Staff (Staff)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • New 10g Ethernet to Thunderbolt adaptor from Sonnet at NAB2018

    New 10g Ethernet to Thunderbolt adaptor from Sonnet at NAB2018

  • Rabbit Ears and Magic Cloth from DoP Choice at NAB 2018

    Rabbit Ears and Magic Cloth from DoP Choice at NAB 2018

  • Mixer Bags and New Airo Range from K-Tek at NAB 2018

    Mixer Bags and New Airo Range from K-Tek at NAB 2018

  • KVM over IP from Guntermann and Drunck at NAB 2018

    KVM over IP from Guntermann and Drunck at NAB 2018

  • Control Centre Digital from Guntermann and Drunck at NAB 2018

    Control Centre Digital from Guntermann and Drunck at NAB 2018

  • CueiT Software from CueScript at NAB 2018

    CueiT Software from CueScript at NAB 2018

  • Intelligent solutions from Broadcast Bionics at NAB 2018

    Intelligent solutions from Broadcast Bionics at NAB 2018

  • PAM-IP and ST-2110 support from TSL at NAB 2018

    PAM-IP and ST-2110 support from TSL at NAB 2018

  • Rotolight Anova Pro 2 LED at NAB 2018

    Rotolight Anova Pro 2 LED at NAB 2018

  • Virgil OB headphone amplifier from Glensound at NAB 2018

    Virgil OB headphone amplifier from Glensound at NAB 2018

  • Boxx TV Company Overview at NAB 2018

    Boxx TV Company Overview at NAB 2018

  • Wireless Transmitters for Boxx TV at NAB 2018

    Wireless Transmitters for Boxx TV at NAB 2018

  • Clear-Com E-IPA Card for Eclipse HX Digital Matrix at NAB 2018

    Clear-Com E-IPA Card for Eclipse HX Digital Matrix at NAB 2018

  • Virtual Panel on Apple watch from Clear-Com at NAB 2018

    Virtual Panel on Apple watch from Clear-Com at NAB 2018

  • HEVC Compression for EnGo from Dejero at NAB 2018

    HEVC Compression for EnGo from Dejero at NAB 2018

  • Mobile Connectivity with Dejero GateWay at NAB 2018

    Mobile Connectivity with Dejero GateWay at NAB 2018

  • Marshall Electronics Miniature Cameras at NAB 2018

    Marshall Electronics Miniature Cameras at NAB 2018

  • Compass X Heads from Miller Tripods at NAB 2018

    Compass X Heads from Miller Tripods at NAB 2018

  • Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K at NAB 2018

    Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K at NAB 2018

  • Full Spectrum Remote Phosphor Lights from Photon Beard at NAB 2018

    Full Spectrum Remote Phosphor Lights from Photon Beard at NAB 2018

  • Screen Systems and automatic live subtitling at NAB 2018

    Screen Systems and automatic live subtitling at NAB 2018

  • All IP Workflow from Quantum with Xcellis Workflow Storage solutions at NAB 2018

    All IP Workflow from Quantum with Xcellis Workflow Storage solutions at NAB 2018

  • Soft step migration to IP with Media Links at NAB 2018

    Soft step migration to IP with Media Links at NAB 2018

  • Excelero Any-K at NAB 2018

    Excelero Any-K at NAB 2018

  • Blackmagic ATEM Television Studio Pro 4K at NAB 2018

    Blackmagic ATEM Television Studio Pro 4K at NAB 2018

  • Zixi announce their user interface control ZEN Master at NAB 2018

    Zixi announce their user interface control ZEN Master at NAB 2018

  • 4K UHD Multi-viewer HDMI 2.0 from Apantac at NAB 2018

    4K UHD Multi-viewer HDMI 2.0 from Apantac at NAB 2018

  • ADDERLink INFINITY 100T from Adder at NAB 2018

    ADDERLink INFINITY 100T from Adder at NAB 2018

  • Blackmagic Davinci Resolve 15 at NAB 2018

    Blackmagic Davinci Resolve 15 at NAB 2018

  • MX1 at NAB 2018

    MX1 at NAB 2018

  • Nugen Audio Loudness Meter, Halo Upmix and Halo Downmix at NAB 2018

    Nugen Audio Loudness Meter, Halo Upmix and Halo Downmix at NAB 2018

  • Monarch LCS Radar from Matrox at NAB 2018

    Monarch LCS Radar from Matrox at NAB 2018

  • Marquis Broadcast show Backup Versioning at NAB 2018

    Marquis Broadcast show Backup Versioning at NAB 2018

  • Paint from ChyronHego at NAB 2018

    Paint from ChyronHego at NAB 2018

  • Interra Systems Broadcast at NAB 2018

    Interra Systems Broadcast at NAB 2018

  • Cinegy Desktop 12 at NAB 2018

    Cinegy Desktop 12 at NAB 2018

  • Live Production with ChyronHego at NAB 2018

    Live Production with ChyronHego at NAB 2018

  • 3D Storm discuss IP and NDI for Live Media Server and Live CG Broadcast at NAB 2018

    3D Storm discuss IP and NDI for Live Media Server and Live CG Broadcast at NAB 2018

  • Facilis ships version 10.1 at NAB 2018

    Facilis ships version 10.1 at NAB 2018

  • eGFX Breakaway Box and Puck from Sonnet at NAB 2018

    eGFX Breakaway Box and Puck from Sonnet at NAB 2018

  • ROSS Ultrix IP and more from NAB 2018

    ROSS Ultrix IP and more from NAB 2018

  • Prime Focus Technologies with CLEAR Digital Lab at NAB 2018

    Prime Focus Technologies with CLEAR Digital Lab at NAB 2018

  • Front Row Camera with VER at NAB 2018

    Front Row Camera with VER at NAB 2018

  • QX Updates from Phabrix at NAB 2018

    QX Updates from Phabrix at NAB 2018

  • SX, RX and QX range updates from Phabrix at NAB 2018

    SX, RX and QX range updates from Phabrix at NAB 2018

  • FS-HDR from AJA at NAB 2018

    FS-HDR from AJA at NAB 2018

  • Omnitek Updates for Ultra 4k Toolbox at NAB 2018

    Omnitek Updates for Ultra 4k Toolbox at NAB 2018

  • Object Matrix Hybrid Workflow and Artifical Intelligence at NAB 2018

    Object Matrix Hybrid Workflow and Artifical Intelligence at NAB 2018

  • The New JVC GYH-C900 - Connected Cam at NAB 2018

    The New JVC GYH-C900 - Connected Cam at NAB 2018

  • The new MGW Diamond HEVC Encoder from VITEC at NAB 2018

    The new MGW Diamond HEVC Encoder from VITEC at NAB 2018

  • The new Playout Server from VITEC at NAB 2018

    The new Playout Server from VITEC at NAB 2018

  • New 703 Bolt monitor from SmallHD at NAB 2018

    New 703 Bolt monitor from SmallHD at NAB 2018

  • New Phone and Tablet products from Padcaster at NAB 2018

    New Phone and Tablet products from Padcaster at NAB 2018

  • BBS Lighting Force 7 at NAB 2018

    BBS Lighting Force 7 at NAB 2018

  • New Filters from Schneider Optics at NAB 2018

    New Filters from Schneider Optics at NAB 2018

  • Safer OTT and TV Platforms from Viaccess-Orca at IBC 2017

    Safer OTT and TV Platforms from Viaccess-Orca at IBC 2017

  • Smarter OTT and TV Platforms from Viaccess-Orca at IBC 2017

    Smarter OTT and TV Platforms from Viaccess-Orca at IBC 2017

  • Fusion Flash Drive and Dual DisplayPort Adapter from Sonnet at IBC 2017

    Fusion Flash Drive and Dual DisplayPort Adapter from Sonnet at IBC 2017

  • Prime Focus Technologies Showcase Work Order Management at IBC 2017

    Prime Focus Technologies Showcase Work Order Management at IBC 2017

  • Welcome to IBC 2017

    Welcome to IBC 2017

  • AJA Thunderbolt 3 IO 4k Plus at IBC 2017

    AJA Thunderbolt 3 IO 4k Plus at IBC 2017

  • KitPlus filming rig used at NAB 2017

    KitPlus filming rig used at NAB 2017

  • IP Gateway from Dejero at NAB 2017

    IP Gateway from Dejero at NAB 2017

  • Be More with Clear from Prime Focus Technologies at NAB 2017

    Be More with Clear from Prime Focus Technologies at NAB 2017

  • House of Worship Multisite Streaming from VITEC at NAB 2017

    House of Worship Multisite Streaming from VITEC at NAB 2017

  • TM3 Rackmount solution from RTW at NAB 2017

    TM3 Rackmount solution from RTW at NAB 2017

  • New CEO and news update from TMD at NAB 2017

    New CEO and news update from TMD at NAB 2017

  • KitPlus filming rig used at BVE 2017

    KitPlus filming rig used at BVE 2017

  • Marquis Broadcast at IBC 2016

    Marquis Broadcast at IBC 2016

  • Xytech Systems at IBC 2016

    Xytech Systems at IBC 2016

  • The Telos Alliance at IBC 2016

    The Telos Alliance at IBC 2016

  • Cinegy at IBC 2016

    Cinegy at IBC 2016

  • ROOT6 Technology at IBC 2016

    ROOT6 Technology at IBC 2016

  • NewTek at IBC 2016

    NewTek at IBC 2016

  • ChyronHego LyricX at IBC 2016

    ChyronHego LyricX at IBC 2016

  • Click Effects on the ChyronHego stand at IBC 2016

    Click Effects on the ChyronHego stand at IBC 2016

  • VITEC EZ TV at IBC 2016

    VITEC EZ TV at IBC 2016

  • Guntermann and Drunck at IBC 2016

    Guntermann and Drunck at IBC 2016

  • Blackmagic Design at IBC 2016

    Blackmagic Design at IBC 2016

  • Volicon at IBC 2016

    Volicon at IBC 2016

  • Volicon Media Intelligence service at IBC 2016

    Volicon Media Intelligence service at IBC 2016

  • Apantac UHD conversion technology at IBC 2016

    Apantac UHD conversion technology at IBC 2016

  • Apantac Mi-16 at IBC 2016

    Apantac Mi-16 at IBC 2016

  • Boxx TV Atom Lite at IBC 2016

    Boxx TV Atom Lite at IBC 2016

  • Boxx TV at IBC 2016

    Boxx TV at IBC 2016

  • Polecam at IBC 2016

    Polecam at IBC 2016

  • SIS LIVE at IBC 2016

    SIS LIVE at IBC 2016

  • TMD at IBC 2016

    TMD at IBC 2016

  • WORK Microwave at IBC 2016

    WORK Microwave at IBC 2016

  • Viaccess-Orca at IBC 2016

    Viaccess-Orca at IBC 2016

  • 3D Storm at IBC 2016

    3D Storm at IBC 2016

  • Guntermann and Drunck KVM over IP at IBC 2016

    Guntermann and Drunck KVM over IP at IBC 2016

  • Apantac T-Sharp at IBC 2016

    Apantac T-Sharp at IBC 2016

  • Broadpeak at IBC 2016

    Broadpeak at IBC 2016

  • TMD Mediaflex-UMS at IBC 2016

    TMD Mediaflex-UMS at IBC 2016

  • Antelope Camera Systems at IBC 2016

    Antelope Camera Systems at IBC 2016

  • Media Links at IBC 2016

    Media Links at IBC 2016

  • Kit overview at IBC 2016

    Kit overview at IBC 2016

  • Photon Beard at IBC 2016

    Photon Beard at IBC 2016

  • Dejero at IBC 2016

    Dejero at IBC 2016


Related Shows
  • Pixel Power in the KITPLUS studio at BVE

    Pixel Power in the KITPLUS studio at BVE


Related Articles
  • Technological advances in the broadcast industry

    Technological advances in the broadcast industry

  • Why OTT needs multicast ABR

    Why OTT needs multicast ABR

  • Reliable back-up at the Music City Bowl

    Reliable back-up at the Music City Bowl

  • When a lens is more than just a lens

    When a lens is more than just a lens

  • How the Cloud can be enabled as traditional broadcast workflows evolve

    How the Cloud can be enabled as traditional broadcast workflows evolve

  • 5 reasons to use a soft box with LED lighting

    5 reasons to use a soft box with LED lighting

  • 50 years in and the show must go on

    50 years in and the show must go on

  • Multi-camera fly-away for live music production

    Multi-camera fly-away for live music production

  • Immersive Audio

    Immersive Audio

  • Power linking just got better

    Power linking just got better

  • Audience engagement with advertising in an OTT world

    Audience engagement with advertising in an OTT world

  • Facebook Workplace - why it might just work

    Facebook Workplace - why it might just work

  • Monetizing OTT

    Monetizing OTT

  • Misinterpreting complexity for sophistication

    Misinterpreting complexity for sophistication

  • Navigating Unfamiliar Territory

    Navigating Unfamiliar Territory

  • More than just selling cable

    More than just selling cable

  • Pushing the Boundaries for OTT

    Pushing the Boundaries for OTT

  • 5G Streaming - The Rollout

    5G Streaming - The Rollout

  • Polecam user review

    Polecam user review

  • Small post houses delivering a big service

    Small post houses delivering a big service

  • Assets in the air

    Assets in the air

  • Mixing console displays - central to usability

    Mixing console displays - central to usability

  • You can have your OTT and IP IT too

    You can have your OTT and IP IT too

  • The value of an industry placement

    The value of an industry placement

  • A changing media industry

    A changing media industry

  • Cause and effect of jitter in an operational IP video network

    Cause and effect of jitter in an operational IP video network

  • Live streams versus srowing files

    Live streams versus srowing files

  • Filming in 4k in not just about the camera

    Filming in 4k in not just about the camera

  • Tips on how to reduce your exposure to business crime

    Tips on how to reduce your exposure to business crime

  • All about industry placements - tv futures

    All about industry placements - tv futures

  • OTT - is it over the top or business as usual

    OTT - is it over the top or business as usual

  • On the road with AMG

    On the road with AMG

  • Making OTT monitoring and compliance manageable and economical

    Making OTT monitoring and compliance manageable and economical

  • OTT A Multiscreen Environment

    OTT A Multiscreen Environment

  • Females In The Broadcasting Industry

    Females In The Broadcasting Industry

  • Sin City

    Sin City

  • Our Time At NAB 2016

    Our Time At NAB 2016

  • Females In The Broadcasting Industry

    Females In The Broadcasting Industry

  • A virtual world but call it cloud if you must

    A virtual world but call it cloud if you must

  • TV Futures - Streaming

    TV Futures - Streaming

  • Must haves for wireless camera transmission

    Must haves for wireless camera transmission

  • The fushion of content and big data

    The fushion of content and big data

  • The importance of maintaining digital audio paths

    The importance of maintaining digital audio paths

  • Square-division versus two-sample interleave

    Square-division versus two-sample interleave

  • Educating with Robots

    Educating with Robots

  • How Your iPad Can Help Your Filmmaking

    How Your iPad Can Help Your Filmmaking

  • Focus Technology in 2016 and Beyond

    Focus Technology in 2016 and Beyond

  • Are your employees protected while traveling abroad on business

    Are your employees protected while traveling abroad on business

  • Media asset management: the key to business success

    Media asset management: the key to business success

  • Editing broadcast video in a mobile app a ridiculous notion or the next big thing

    Editing broadcast video in a mobile app a ridiculous notion or the next big thing


News
Prism Sound Boosts Its US Sales Force With Two Key Appointments Posted: 20/04/2018
Prism Sound Boosts Its US Sales Force With Two Key Appointments
Prism Sound has boosted its US sales force with the appointment of two new representatives - Eric Klein and Scott D Ray.
Tags: Prism Sound | Eric Klein | Scott D Ray | Sales Appointments | USA
Submitted by White Noise Public Relations Ltd
More from this author
Tape London Brings PMC Exceptional Sound Quality To Its Clients Posted: 19/04/2018
Tape London Brings PMC and rsquo;s Exceptional Sound Quality To Its Clients
Tape, London’s newest private members club, has installed the first pair of PMC QB1 XBD-A monitors in the UK in its Munro Acoustics re-designed recording studio and installed PMC BB6 monitors in its exclusive members lounge so that guests can enjoy the ultimate in high resolution audio playback.
Tags: PMC Speakers | Tape London | QB1 XBDA monitors | BB6 Monitors | Peter Thomas
Submitted by White Noise Public Relations Ltd
More from this author
Gravity Media expands into APAC with appointment of Masa Kato in key business development role Posted: 19/04/2018
Gravity Media expands into APAC with appointment of Masa Kato in key business development role
Gravity Media Group, the global provider of complex live broadcast facilities and production services, has appointed Masahiko (Masa) Kata as its director of business development for the APAC region. He will be based in Tokyo, Japan. This is a new role that has been created to help bring Gravity Media’s extensive range of services and innovative approach to live and as live production to the Asia-Pacific market. Masa joins from Hitachi Kokusai Electronic, where he has worked since 1981 and was most recently corporate officer and general manager of its Video and Communications Systems Business Unit, where responsibilities included overseeing its global sales strategy.
Tags: Gearhouse | Appointment | Gravity Media Group | GMG
Submitted by
More from this author
Oook Audio launches royalty-free music library: New portal will allow video editors to source directly from composers Posted: 19/04/2018
Oook Audio launchesroyalty-freemusic library: New portal will allow video editors to source directly from composers

Oook Audio has today announced the launch of their royalty-free music library, aimed at the professional videography market. It links video editors with high quality compositions, crafted and curated and available via Oook’s easy-to-use portal. Features includes exclusive tracks and a simple licensing mode with a user-centric approach which can be used in films, and across the full range of video sharing websites.

Tags: music | technology | Oook | audio | Oookaudio | portal | composers | filmmakers | videographers | royalty | free | tracks | launch
Submitted by Oook Audio
More from this author
Calrec partners with GSL Professional as official distributor in the Middle East Posted: 19/04/2018
Calrec partners with GSL Professional as official distributor in the Middle East

To continue increasing its reach in the Middle East, Calrec has partnered with Dubai-based GSL Professional to give extensive distribution across the region including the UAE, Qatar, Oman, Jordan, Kuwait, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. GSL is representing Calrec across the company’s entire product range, including its newly announced IP-based radio system Type R.

Tags: Audio | audio consoles | audio routing | middle east | distributor
Submitted by Jump PR
More from this author
Award-Winning Visual Effects Studios Milk VFX and Electric Theatre Collective Join Sohonet and Virtual Workstation Panel at FMX Conference 2018 Posted: 18/04/2018
Award-Winning Visual Effects Studios Milk VFX and Electric Theatre Collective Join Sohonet and rsquo;s Virtual Workstation Panel at FMX Conference 2018

Sohonet, the global experts in connected cloud services for the media and entertainment industry, announced that leading industry figures from Electric Theatre Collective (ETC), Milk Visual Effects, Amazon Web Services, Pixit Media and Teradici will be joining Sohonet’s Virtual Workstations panel during FMX, Europe’s premier conference for the digital visual arts.

Tags: Sohonet | Milk VFX | Electric Theatre Collective | FMX | Amazon AWS
Submitted by ignite strategic communications
More from this author
Hive Lighting Introduces Bee 50-C and Hornet 200-C at NAB 2018 Posted: 18/04/2018
Hive Lighting Introduces Bee 50-C and Hornet 200-C at NAB 2018

Using only 150 Watts, the HORNET 200-C is brighter than a 1000W incandescent and 2.5X brighter than the original Wasp 100-C.

It has a 9” long body, weighing 2.6lbs. The HORNET 200-C features Hive’s Perfect S.H.O.T. system and Omni-color LED technology, runs off a battery or universal wall power, and is compatible with many of accessories.

Tags: Hive lighting | hive | LED | RGB | Hornet 200-C | Bee 50-C | Wasp 100-C | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
Submitted by Hive Lighting
More from this author
What Went On in Vegas Posted: 18/04/2018
What Went On in Vegas
The sun shone, the dice rolled and in the Convention Centre the excitement centred around three of UK distributor Aspen Media’s suppliers; DirectOut Technologies, Stage Tec and JLCooper.
Tags: DirectOut Technologies | Stage Tec | JLCooper | globcon | Avatus | XFIP | RIF67 | AoIP | Nexus | Nexus star | Proton | ion | ATEM | QuikSwitch | Eclipse MXL | Eclipse MXL2 | QSC Q-SYS | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
Submitted by Aspen Media Ltd
More from this author
AIMS Membership Swells to 96 Members Following MNA Merger Posted: 18/04/2018
AIMS Membership Swells to 96 Members Following MNA Merger

The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) today announced that the organization has seen an uptick in membership and the number of members has increased to 96. Since the organization’s merger with the Media Networking Alliance (MNA) was announced late last year, more than 20 companies have joined AIMS.

Tags: AIMS | Alliance for IP Media Solutions | Media Networking Alliance | video over IP | media standards
Submitted by Dundee Hills Group
More from this author
Leading Spanish Newspaper El Pais Deploys Vinten Vantage VRC Controller Posted: 18/04/2018
Leading Spanish Newspaper El Pais Deploys Vinten Vantage and and mu;VRC Controller

Vinten®, a Vitec Group brand and a world leader in manual and robotic camera support systems, today announced that leading Spanish newspaper El Pais has deployed the Vantage robotic camera head and the μVRC (microVRC) controller to bolster its live-video production operation. Together, Vantage and μVRC provide a space-saving, labour-saving pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) camera solution for capturing and posting more than 1,000 live videos per month to the El Pais Facebook channel — whether reporting from the studio or streaming live coverage from the field.

Tags: Vinten | camera support systems | microVRC | Vinten Vantage
Submitted by Dundee Hills Group
More from this author
Camera Corps Qx High Quality Robotic Camera Debuts at 2018 NAB Show Posted: 18/04/2018
Camera Corps Qx High Quality Robotic Camera Debuts at 2018 NAB Show
Camera Corps will debut a major addition to its range of miniature robotic camera systems at the April 9-12 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The new Qx is a compact weatherproof head with integral pan/tilt/zoom/focus drives. Delivering high video quality, it offers producers the freedom to cut and mix with video feeds from full-size studio and outside-broadcast cameras. Black-finished and just 125 mm in diameter, the Qx is unobtrusive enough to be operated within view of other cameras both for studio productions and in OB coverage of live events. It can also be used as part of a commentator camera setup.
Tags: Camera Corps Ltd | speciality remote cameras | remote tracks systems | bespoke camera systems | fixed and steerable robotic-heads | underwater cameras | cranes | camera platforms | dollies | Q-Ball | wearable cameras | wireless camera links | SIMPLY SMPTE | SMPTE MAX | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
Submitted by Stylus Media Consultants
More from this author
Camera Corps to Launch SIMPLY SMPTE MAX at NAB 2018 Posted: 18/04/2018
Camera Corps to Launch SIMPLY SMPTE MAX at NAB 2018
Camera Corps has chosen the upcoming NAB Show in Las Vegas as the launch platform for SIMPLY SMPTE MAX, a powerful addition to its rental range of television production solutions.
Tags: Camera Corps Ltd | speciality remote cameras | remote tracks systems | bespoke camera systems | fixed and steerable robotic-heads | underwater cameras | cranes | camera platforms | dollies | Q-Ball | wearable cameras | wireless camera links | SIMPLY SMPTE | SMPTE MAX | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
Submitted by Stylus Media Consultants
More from this author
Camera Corps to Demonstrate New DMR (Dual Mini Remote) Head at NAB Posted: 18/04/2018
Camera Corps to Demonstrate New DMR (Dual Mini Remote) Head at NAB
Camera Corps announces a highly innovative addition to its range of broadcast-quality video production equipment. Available for rental, the new DMR (Dual Mini Remote) Head is a fully remote controlled camera mount with a wide range of applications. Primarily devised to carry a high motion camera for behind-the-goal football replays, the DMR is equally suitable across other genres such entertainment, corporate or religious broadcast programming where more than one movement and flowing live camera shots might be required.
Tags: Camera Corps Ltd | speciality remote cameras | remote tracks systems | bespoke camera systems | fixed and steerable robotic-heads | underwater cameras | cranes | camera platforms | dollies | Q-Ball | wearable cameras | wireless camera links | SIMPLY SMPTE | SMPTE MAX | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
Submitted by Stylus Media Consultants
More from this author
Camera Corps to Demonstrate Clarity Large-Sensor HD UHD HFR Camera at NAB Las Vegas Posted: 18/04/2018
Camera Corps to Demonstrate Clarity Large-Sensor HD UHD HFR Camera at NAB Las Vegas

A recent addition to the Camera Corps rental fleet, Clarity is a miniature camera delivering real-time live output and high-frame-rate SDI for use with slow motion replay servers. A UHD version operating at four times real-time is also available. The camera will be demonstrated on the Vitec Group exhibit (C6025) in the Central Hall at the April 9-12 NAB Show in Las Vegas.

Tags: Camera Corps Ltd | speciality remote cameras | remote tracks systems | bespoke camera systems | fixed and steerable robotic-heads | underwater cameras | cranes | camera platforms | dollies | Q-Ball | wearable cameras | wireless camera links | SIMPLY SMPTE | SMPTE MAX
Submitted by Stylus Media Consultants
More from this author
Mike Provancha Appointed Managing Director of PlayBox Technology UK Limited Posted: 18/04/2018
Mike Provancha Appointed Managing Director of PlayBox Technology UK Limited
Leading global channel-in-a-box manufacturer PlayBox Technology UK Limited is delighted to announce the appointment of Mike Provancha as managing director of PlayBox Technology UK Limited.
Tags: PlayBox Technology Limited | channel-in-a-box | channel in a box | CIAB | broadcast asset management | integrated media asset management | broadcast systems infrastructure | IT-based broadcast systems | disaster recovery centres | disaster recovery systems | digita
Submitted by Stylus Media Consultants
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>