Geo News, Pakistan’s No.1 TV channel providing the latest local, international, sports, business and entertainment news has used the Quicklink Mobile Encoder for their UK Election 2017 coverage.
Geo News used the Quicklink Mobile Encoder for Live broadcast from London, United Kingdom to their head-office in Karachi, Pakistan. While filming, the changing weather and heavy rain did not affect the live transmission and the Mobile Encoder worked flawlessly in these challenging conditions.
“The Quicklink Mobile Encoder played a vital role in the success of Geo News coverage of the recent UK Elections. Our experience with the Mobile Encoder using 4G LTE SIMS was great and the Encoder was used as a replacement of ‘Satellite Link’” - Zeeshan Haider, (Manager, IT & Telecom) Geo TV.
Because of using Quicklink Mobile Encoder and Quicklink Playout Servers, Geo News coverage was exceptional, received positive feedback and at the same time, it was able to save the satellite uplink cost. Geo TV plan to use the Quicklink Mobile Encoder in future broadcasts.
The Quicklink Mobile Encoder transmits broadcast quality, low latency live video over IP from the most challenging of network locations. The Quicklink solution has the ability to bond multiple internet connections in order to improve the speed and reliability of the internet network, meaning excellent results can be achieved from a variety of networks.