New in 2022, the retransmission in Ultra HD 4K format of the Roland Garros tournament is provided by Amazon Prime and the satellite operator Fransat. On the other hand, according to the latest news, if the signal offered by the streaming service is HDR10, that of Fransat is SDR.
Roland Garros 4K HDR on Fransat and TNT
As usual, the event channel France TV Sport UHD 4K which captures from May 22 to June 5 all the matches of the center court Philippe Chatrier will therefore be available in HDR10 on channels 81 and 83 of the TNT, but also 82 in SDR . Namely, channel 81 is the only one to benefit from a Dolby Audio AC4 multichannel audio signal. Finally, as usual, these three DTT channels are only accessible to residents of Paris and its region, Nantes and Toulouse. And for Fransat subscribers, it's on channel 444 that it's happening (official press release from Fransat). Unfortunately, nothing is planned on the boxes of the various internet operators…
Roland Garros 4K HDR on Amazon Prime Video
Namely, the visual quality of the Amazon Prime Video application differs depending on the media, Smart TV, multimedia box (Apple TV 4K, Shied TV, Fire TV Stick/Cube, etc.), especially for the HDR process, which is not always present . This could also evolve in the coming hours following the modifications made by Amazon, depending on the rendering of the image according to the equipment. If you follow the matches or have access to the retransmissions provided by Amazon Prime, do not hesitate to let us know your findings, specifying the equipment used.