1Seg or some other DMB varient these days, once upon a time in Japan there was Moba Ho, a fee-based portable satellite TV service that launched in 2004. Apparently that service is still alive and kicking, and Mobile Broadcasting Corporation (which launched the network) just busted out the new MBR0201 player for viewing those glorious 37 channels. The player is designed for car installation, and can record shows to an SD card, but that's about as exciting as it gets here. With car and home kits, it'll cost you 65,000 yen (around $547 US) and you should be able to pick this up in Japan in January.
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