BT Sport 4k uhd on virgin

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What are the chances of it working?

(Yes I have a 4k TV and Yes I have a HEVC 4k compatible Vu+ Solo 4k)

At the moment it is blank, is this permanently locked like the HD sports?
 

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Carn't say for sure but it will be locked i reckon.
 

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BT Sport 4K UHD channel to be available on Virgin TV for the first time
For the first time on Virgin TV, BT Sport’s stunning 4K Ultra High Definition channel will be available and broadcasting many major sporting events including the UEFA Champions League and Premier League matches next season

http://sport.bt.com/sport/bt-sport-...-virgin-tv-for-the-first-time-S11364282831806
Lol! It has already launched, hence my post with a screenshot of the tech details of the channel
 

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Carn't say for sure but it will be locked i reckon.
I put a screenshot on for the tech guys that can compare it with the sports HD channel locks. Perhaps someone technie who knows of the extra encryption on the sports HD can tell us if the UHD 4k channel has the same lock.
 

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I put a screenshot on for the tech guys that can compare it with the sports HD channel locks. Perhaps someone technie who knows of the extra encryption on the sports HD can tell us if the UHD 4k channel has the same lock.
Yeah noticed that and the resolution stated is 1080P not 4k so i doubt any off the other info is relevant.
 

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The ecm pid's show it's only 1850 in the stream, which means it's for the cardless boxes only, just like itv box office.
 

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there will be no chance of this working we dont get bt hd anymore so we are hardly going to get bt ultra hd
meanwhile my iptv provider is currently building 4k sports section so am pleased with that
 

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there will be no chance of this working we dont get bt hd anymore so we are hardly going to get bt ultra hd
meanwhile my iptv provider is currently building 4k sports section so am pleased with that

Strange BT HD works perfectly fine on caid 1841 but as stated to get the 4K BT channel you will need an official V6 Box as it is locked to the new caid 1850 and until someone/group cracks/hacks that stream it will be blank
 

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meanwhile my iptv provider is currently building 4k sports section so am pleased with that
What receiver are you using ?

Very few of the 4K boxes seem to support h.264 on 4K streams.

So far I only know of the Vu+ Zero4K that supports it.
 
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