Digital TV Transformation in MyanmarWritten by Yozzo
Television service in Myanmar was first introduced in 1979 as a test trial in Yangon. On 3 June 1980 Myanmar Radio & Television (MRTV) was launched and regular television service formally began in 1981. Today there are four TV Broadcasters in Myanmar.
Digital Broadcasting Transition
Digital Switch Over Plan
- Phase 1: As a pilot project (3 KW) TX starting in: Yangon, Naypyitaw and Sagaing Dec 2013.
- Phase 2: Year 2013-2014: 20 Stations
- Phase 3: Year 2014-2015: 110 Stations
- Phase 4: Year 2015-2016: 117 Stations
|No. of Stations||Simulcasting Period (Analog & Digital)||Analogue Switch Off|
|3 Stations||2014 - December 2015||January, 2016|
|20 Stations||2015 - December 2016||January, 2017|
|110 Stations||2016 - December 2017||January, 2018|
|117 Stations||2017 - December 2018||January, 2019|
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