New Satellite Data Solution Connects Multiple Reporters and Producers Across Continents
xG® Technology, Inc. (“xG” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), a leading provider of wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for critical communications, announced that its Vislink business has received a $535,000 order from NEP UK for the latest Vislink HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) 4K-capable HCAM Wireless Camera Systems with Focal Point Camera Control. The systems will be used at the Winter Olympics in South Korea in February 2018 and at The Commonwealth Games in Australia in August 2018.
“This commitment from NEP further solidifies our relationship, and continues to highlight the market confidence in the HCAM with pre-orders now over $2 million. I’m delighted with our progress and how our relationship with NEP continues to grow globally,” said James Walton, president of IMT Ltd. and head of all IMT and Vislink business operations outside of the Americas.
The Vislink HCAM represents the next generation of HEVC 4K UHD wireless transmitters capable of supporting premium live broadcast events, and continues Vislink’s tradition of innovative, high-performance wireless camera systems. HCAM permits 4K UHD wireless video with a 70ms latency via Vislink’s world- leading RF modulation.