Tagged with: 4K TV

4K Blu-Ray Players and Discs Will Be Available by Holiday 2015

4K Blu-Ray Players and Discs Will Be Available by Holiday 2015

Much of the world is shifting to streaming video delivered over the Internet, but don't count out optical discs just yet. The Blu-ray Disc Association is most of the way done defining a version of its optical disc technology that can handle high-resolution 4K imagery, the group said Friday at the IFA electronics trade show ...

Sony to Launch Specialty Shops Within Best Buy Stores

Sony to Launch Specialty Shops Within Best Buy Stores

Your local Best Buy is about to get even more crowded. Sony is set to join other companies in building its own store-within-a-store at the huge retailer. Starting in May, the "Sony Experience at Best Buy" will come to 350 locations and be staffed by Best Buy employees with specialized training around Sony's products. Home ...

Netflix Begins 4K Streaming with ‘House of Cards,’ Nature Documentaries

Netflix Begins 4K Streaming with ‘House of Cards,’ Nature Documentaries

The first real dose of non-proprietary 4K content is now available. Netflix confirmed that it has begun streaming 4K versions of its original series "House of Cards" as well as "some nature documentaries." The streaming giant's 4K plans were first revealed last year. Netflix's 4K streams are only viewable on 2014 4K TVs ...

Samsung to Prepare You for 4K TVs With a ‘UHD Video Pack’

Samsung to Prepare You for 4K TVs With a ‘UHD Video Pack’

Samsung really wants to offer consumers who buy one of its new, 4K-capable TV sets access to ultra-high-definition content — and it has found a pretty remarkable way to do so: Beginning next month, the company will start to sell consumers a hard drive pre-loaded with 4K movies. The price tag of this product, which the ...

Ultra HD, Bendable 4K, Curved LED: CES Wrap Up Part 1

Ultra HD, Bendable 4K, Curved LED: CES Wrap Up Part 1

International CES 2014 is in the history books, and it was the most exciting CES in recent memory. 3D Printing, Connected Living, Fitness Tech, Wrist Revolution, 2 in 1 PCs, Intel RealSense™ and Qualcomm's open source All Joyn™ alliance are just a few of the highlights I'll cover in this multi-part CES wrap-up. But ...

Sony’s 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector Makes Your Wall a 4K Screen

Sony’s 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector Makes Your Wall a 4K Screen

What if you could enjoy the benefits of 4K television without actually buying a 4K television? That’s what Sony is promising with its new 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector, which the company says can project a 4K image onto your wall at sizes of up to 147 inches. Sony says that the new projector “requires no special tools ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – January 7, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – January 7, 2014

Ultra HD TVs are breathtaking to look at, but there’s a major roadblock when it comes to marketing them to a widespread audience: a lack of content. Amazon is looking to change all that, though, as the site is now shooting all of its original TV shows in 4K. Amazon kicked off its original content last year with shows like ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – December 6, 2013

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – December 6, 2013

Ultra HD sets – also known as 4K set – were the new new thing at this year’s CES, and we’ll see even more awesome advances in the technology at CES next month. The picture quality and color space are amazing, but watching 4K video displayed on a 4K screen that’s as wide as an NBA player is tall will make you want ...

Ultra HD at International CES 2014

Ultra HD at International CES 2014

Massive Ultra HD TV (or 4K) sets were the new new thing at the last International CES, and we will see incredible advances in the technology at the upcoming show. 4K picture quality is amazing, the color space is magnificent and, to be as non-technical as I can be – the moment you see a 4K video displayed on a 4K screen ...

Tomorrow Will Be Televised: Ultra HD’s Big Bang Theory

Tomorrow Will Be Televised: Ultra HD’s Big Bang Theory

When participants of the first Ultra HD conference at a Consumer Electronics Association event gathered in New York, everyone saw the light about ultra high-definition television sets and the impact they could have on the TV programming we'll see through them. The big split of opinion: how soon we choose to buy these ...