In order to enhance the signal’s stability and quality, broadcasting system of NHK WORLD TV will be changed effective from July 1st, 2016. The viewers who are watching NHK WORLD TV, receiving the channel’s signal from a satellite using a large-size antenna (over 1 meter in diameter), are kindly requested to check your satellite receiver and confirm whether your equipment can continue to receive NHK WORLD
TV’s new signal after July.
The viewers who are receiving the signal of NHK WORLD TV directly from Intelsat Satellites (IS-19, IS-20, or IS-21) are advised to check whether your receiver can accommodate to the new signals, and change the reception setting accordingly from July 1st. (If your receiver cannot accommodate to this change, new devices may be required)