We conduct R&D on the novel user experiences in the future that will offer new adventures and emotional journeys beyond anything television has ever provided and deeper connections between people mediated by new forms of content, while ensuring safety and security for all.
Please take a look at the content below. You will see a glimpse of what we are aiming for towards the future.
About NHK and NHK STRL
Japan’s only public broadcaster, NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) is leading the development of broadcast technologies such as satellite broadcasting, HDTV, and 8K UHDTV. NHK Science & Technology Research Laboratories (STRL), a department in NHK, conducts research and development related to broadcast technology. Please visit
History of NHK STRL since 1930
About NHK WORLD-JAPAN
NHK WORLD-JAPAN is the international service of Japan’s public media organization NHK. It provides the latest information on Japan and Asia through television, radio and online to a global audience. Please visit https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/