Panasonic Tests VOGO Sport System For Olympic Figure Skating

Scott Moir and Tessa Advantage of Canada (Photograph by Jamie Squire/Getty Pictures)

Panasonic has for the previous yr been testing VOGO’s VOGO Sport video distribution system in Japan, and lately on the Winter Olympics, it continued to check out the multi-video distribution for determine skating.

Whereas determine skating gained’t be a part of the Summer time Olympics, the objective is to discover new methods to distribute reside multi-angle movies to the smartphones and tablets of followers in-venue main as much as the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

Customers can select the angle they need to see, and on the Olympics, the system enabled prompt replays, actual-time zooming and sluggish movement video. That meant that for a quadruple bounce, customers might break down the way it was executed.


France-based mostly VOGO has introduced this type of video distribution to cellular units for followers of a lot of sports, together with soccer, and Panasonic has been particularly because it has examined it for golf.