Hebden Bridge, UK (August 9, 2018)—Calrec Audio is reporting “serious momentum” in the Korean market with the sale of its audio consoles and AoIP interfaces to broadcaster,s including Hyundai Home Shopping Network, Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation and Korean Broadcasting System.
The Hyundai Home Shopping Network, a T-commerce channel, installed the first Brio36 console in Korea.
MBC TV, a terrestrial TV channel owned by Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation, has also installed a Brio console as an option for its news operation. MBC already has 14 Calrec consoles installed, so was familiar with the company’s capabilities.
Meanwhile, Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), a long-time Calrec customer that uses the company’s consoles in its TV and radio studios and regional sites, is currently installing two new Artemis desks for live radio.
KBS also recently purchased two Summa consoles, one being used by KBS ChunCheon for live news and entertainment programming. The second Summa was used for the FIFA World Cup and is now being installed at KBS Mokpo.
In a separate project, KBS also installed Calrec AES67 interfaces at its main facility to connect its range of existing consoles to an AoIP network.
The installations were handled by Calrec’s official Korean distributor, Ingang Audio.
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