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Updated HD Report for Broadcasters Released has released “HD ENG News & HDV Technology for TV Broadcasters”, a 110-page document updating and revising the earlier June 2005 Report, providing in-depth view of the state-of-the-art and the direction of the HD ENG technology market. The report details all new technology HD camcorders and ENG camera back microwave TX units shown and announced at this year’s NAB and IBC. There are five major report chapters: News Delivery in SD & HD, HD Formats; Compression & Storage Analysis; The “Ideal” HD ENG Camcorder; HD ENG Camcorders at NAB/IBC-2005; and HD ENG Microwave at NAB/IBC-2005.

The report primarily addresses TV stations, networks and group owners planning to transition to HD ENG and HD News operation over the next several years. The updated report now includes analysis and details of the following new and emerging HD & HDV camcorders: Canon XL H1 HDV Camcorder; Grass Valley (Thomson) INFINITY HD Camcorder; Ikegami HDN-X10 EditCam Camera Recorder; JVC GY-HD100U ProHD Camcorder; JVC GY-HD7000U ProHD Camcorder; Panasonic AG-HVX200 P2 Camcorder; Sony HVR-Z1U HDV Camcorder; and Sony PDW-F330 XDCAM HD Camcorder.

The report lists for $1,300 (3-user license) delivered as PDF file by email. A special introductory single-user price of $695 is in effect until October 7, with anytime upgrade option to the 3-user license. Visit for additional details and ordering information. All customers of the June 2005 Report will receive this Updated Version free of charge.