An innovation in 2016 will be how TV channels will be transmitted for TVs in the Olympic Village.
In this edition, one internal broadcasters (model AF-BB010) will be used. The system receive the signals of TV stations via satellite and live feed from OBS special channels, all through Embratel’s system , a national Olympic sponsor, transform them into digital signal and distribute them to all the athlete villages and sports arenas, discarding the necessity of a decoder in each point.
To control the TV settings and channels in a room, it will be necessary only one remote control. Panasonic Viera TVs will equip the Olympic Village, areas restricted to the organization and sports arenas.