This global survey from Irdeto and analyst firm SNL Kagan reveals that pay TV operators and content producers believe that one of the key drivers for the implementation of 4K UHD is the expectation that consumers will pay 10-30% more for premium content. 'A Clearer Picture of Growth: 2016 Global 4K Industry Survey' provides a wealth of valuable information for anyone planning to launch 4K UHD services and/or content.
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