For the first time in the world, EgyptSat-A Egyptian remote satellite satellite produced by Russia has captured the image of the Earth's surface in 4K ultra-high resolution format, the video production company Sen of Britain reported.
'Sen said that he had successfully demonstrated the 4K ultra-high-resolution orbit-based video transmission system on RSC Energia satellite . This is the first time in the world to broadcast 4K videos from spacecraft '- notice on Sen website said.
It should be noted that this system consists of six video cameras, two of which are mobile devices and one computer that controls the camera and video processing. Earlier, sources in the rocket and space industry told Sputnik that in addition to target equipment, Egyptian satellites were equipped with six cameras, including two mobile cameras.
Videos published on the company's website can observe the Mediterranean and Red Sea with extremely high resolution.
"The experts of RSC Energia thank Sen for providing the satellite with a 4K video broadcast system, including mobile cameras, and are happy to be the first company to introduce Sen's system to receive information. information about the status and operation of the satellite RSC Energia plans to use the company's 4K video broadcasting system on future satellites being developed ' - Sen's statement said.