This Is 5G Bringing Media to Life on Intel
Intel-powered 5G networks will unleash new media experiences, changing the way we create, consume, and share content.
From the device to the data center, Intel is at the heart of immersive media experiences over 5G, delivering ultra-high resolution 4K 360° video, immersive VR and gaming.
Stream Video from Anywhere—5G will deliver consistent coverage and availability at cable-like speeds with high reliability from home to the office and everywhere in between. Users will be empowered to stream high-bandwidth and high-quality media such as 8K video with flawless graphics from the cloud with zero delays.
Create Immersive Experiences—5G networks will facilitate seamless, untethered virtual reality (VR) experiences with volumetric content processed and stored at the edge. Users will be able to stream immersive media not just at home but in the park, on the train, or wherever they are. VR headsets will become smaller, lighter, and more accessible, proliferating new use cases across business verticals.
Experience Live Events from Anywhere—5G will enable fans around the world to experience lifelike concerts, sports games, and more in spectacular detail, from any location, with 3D interactive video. Powerful AI-enabled servers will stitch together live fan videos, so viewers can experience the action from the front row, floating above the event, or whatever vantage point they prefer.
Access Online Games Instantly—5G will enable gamers to connect and play on any device while enjoying ultra-low latency and ultra-responsive reactivity at fiber-like speeds. The ease of mobile, real-time streaming plus extreme high-quality media will evolve gaming to create unimaginably compelling and intricate experiences that move seamlessly from at home to on the go and back again.
The transformative impact of 5G will go well beyond the expansion of enhanced mobile media. Annual mobile media revenues will double in the next 10 years, unlocking incredible business opportunities for those who take advantage of 5G-powered networks and services. Learn how 5G will disrupt the industry with the launch of innovative business models and new immersive, interactive experiences that add a tactile dimension to entertainment.
5G will infuse the media industry with massive visual computing power. Discover how the visual cloud will enable media and entertainment companies to deliver new services and applications that “wow” customers and propel business.
Intel, Telstra, and Ericsson conducted one of the world’s first eSports professional gaming experiences over a live, ultra-low latency 5G connection on Australia’s Gold Coast. The trial was conducted at the 2018 Intel® Extreme Masters event in Sydney, where professional gamers experienced a wire-like experience over wireless.
Intel worked with AT&T, Ericsson and Fox Sports to stream portions of the 2018 US Open using 4K HDR cameras positioned at the 7th hole, the trickiest on the course. Intel’s 5G MTP provided 5G network connectivity allowing event organizers to capture incredible content while cutting cumbersome cords.