Quantel develops innovative, world-leading content creation systems for broadcast, post and DI. We are driven by a passion to create the most powerful and efficient tools for the digital age. Quantel technology means business; our systems combine industry-leading performance with total scalability to enable productive workflows for post production, graphics, digital intermediate and news/sports production.
Best of both worlds
Quantel products deliver at SD, HD, 2K, 4K, Stereoscopic 3D and beyond. They unite the very best of IT technology with super-powered image processing hardware and brilliant software. It all results in the creative, productive and profitable workflows that give
post houses and broadcasters the edge they need to thrive and grow in today’s highly competitive global media market.
Leaders in broadcast and post production
Quantel is a truly international company, with systems installed at broadcast facilities and post houses worldwide. Quantel news and sports production systems are relied on by more than 100 broadcasters around the world. Many hundreds of post production facilities leverage the creative power of Quantel workstations to produce countless TV dramas, commercials, documentaries and every other kind of programming, and more than 1000 movies have been touched by Quantel’s digital intermediate technology.
Quantel’s headquarters and Research & Development facility are based in Newbury, UK, where the company was founded more than 30 years ago at the dawn of the digital television age. In the intervening years, Quantel has been responsible for a number of major technological breakthroughs, including the first viable digital effects system, the first digital paint system (Paintbox), the first digital compositor (Harry) and the first online digital editor (Henry). Today the company employs around 300 people, and operates sales and support subsidiaries in the USA, Canada, Latin America, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Korea, Australia and throughout mainland Europe.
The Quantel product range
Click on the shortform brochure link in the left column for an introduction to Quantel's extensive product range.