Innovation in sports betting continues to speak up; and this time, in the hands of Valencia CF and Vodafone Espaa who have joined, during the last match against Celta de Vigo, to successfully test the Mestela technology LTE Broadcast, which allows viewers, through an application, Enjoy exclusive audiovisual content on your mobile while enjoying the meeting at the stadium.
The data has been provided by Vodafone sources, who have also specified that the aforementioned test has been possible thanks to the 4G network infrastructure that the company has deployed in the stadium and the video, image and text contents that Valencia CF has produced specifically
Through an application installed on mobile devices, users who have participated in the test have been able to enjoy a new experience thanks to the attractive content related to the game, generated by Valencia CF, and broadcast on five exclusive channels in real time and In high definition, the informants have pointed out.
In the same way, it has been known that it is the first time that a test of these characteristics is carried out, with a focus on Client and in a commercial environment; and also, that five channels are broadcast at once and in HD, like, Statistics Channel (with real-time data of players, possession of ball, fouls and corners), Channel VCF 90 Behind the scenes (With unique and unusual images collected by 8 cameras that have followed the Valencia CF players on their way from the hotel to the stadium, inside the bus, in the changing rooms, in the exit tunnel, in the warm-up and on the bench) , Fan Channel (with videos that the fans themselves upload from anywhere and at any time inside the stadium), RRSS channel (with the issuance of what is published on social networks by the club and fans in real time) and Virtual Arena Channel (with a virtual simulation image of the match in 3D).
Vodafone spokespersons have highlighted the fact that to ensure the success of the project it has been necessary to adapt the Vodafone network to the new LTE Broadcast technology, for which it has had the experience of Huawei Technologies through the innovative 4G technology which allows the diffusion of high quality video through smartphones, including video servers and other associated network platforms.
For its part, Qualcomm, with the collaboration of Quickplay, has developed the software to receive technology and application; while Thomson Video Networks, has developed the software for video coding, necessary for viewing HD content on the mobile; and Samsung, has facilitated the latest generation terminals capable of offering this innovative technology.
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