Japan Today said that trial terrestrial DTV transmissions from both NHK and private broadcasters would begin Wednesday, Aug. 6. The article, Trial terrestrial digital TV broadcasts to begin Wed. said the broadcasts would be in the Kanto and Kinki regions and would be receivable at up to 14 million households in Tokyo and surrounded prefectures. Full digital broadcasting is scheduled to begin in December.
Terrestrial DTV Debuts in Japan Dec. 1
Japan Times said Terrestrial DTV Debuts in Japan December 1 . According to the article, the first transmissions will begin in some areas of Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya on Dec. 1. All major cities should have DTV by the end of 2006 and analog broadcasting is due to end in July 2011. Reading the article, the transition to