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Want to see YouTube in 4K at 60fps? Now you can

Want to see YouTube in 4K at 60fps? Now you can

By 22 hours ago

YouTube has not only added 4K video but also higher frame rates, and now it's combining the two. YouTube videos that offer 4K resolution and run at 60 frames per second are now available to view online. At the moment the YouTube videos running at 4K and... >>

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

By 27 February 2015

Own a 4K television and are struggling to find content other than season three of House of Cards to watch? Well that's strange because new figures show that in 2014 over 150 million devices were sold that have the ability of recording 4K footage. And... >>

Panasonic enters curved TV market: Viera CR850 heads-up 4K LED range for 2015

Panasonic enters curved TV market: Viera CR850 heads-up 4K LED range for 2015

By 23 February 2015

Panasonic has been behind the curve when it comes to curved TVs (terrible pun intended), only teasing a 4K prototype at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015. Now, at its annual company press conference, that model has been given a production name: the Viera... >>

A 4K TV channel is available in the UK now but you have to jump through hoops to get it

A 4K TV channel is available in the UK now but you have to jump through hoops to get it

By 13 February 2015

Owners of 4K Ultra HD TVs do have some content available for them, through video streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Instant Video and YouTube, but there have been no announcements about TV channels broadcasting in the format beyond specific trials.... >>

Sky to rush out a 4K set-top-box under pressure from BT

Sky to rush out a 4K set-top-box under pressure from BT

By 2 February 2015

Sky is heavily tipped to bring forward the launch of a 4K Ultra HD-enabled set-top-box to spring in the UK. This might come as a shock to some, especially with broadcasters yet to reveal their 4K ambitions, but the company faces increased pressure by... >>

5 great BBC tech innovations that will change TV and radio forever: Oculus Rift, 4K and more

5 great BBC tech innovations that will change TV and radio forever: Oculus Rift, 4K and more

By 26 January 2015

The BBC has made the unprecedented step of opening up its innovations labs to public scrutiny in the form of BBC Taster, a web service that will host some of the corporation's most experimental digital projects before they have been rolled out to all... >>

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray specs are great but is it too late?

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray specs are great but is it too late?

By 21 January 2015

The specifications for Ultra HD Blu-ray are expected to be formerly announced in mid-2015, but the chairman of the Blu-ray Disc Association's global promotions committee has revealed some of the advantages the format will have over 4K streaming services.... >>

What is 4K UHD? Ultra-High Definition explained, and why it matters for your next TV

What is 4K UHD? Ultra-High Definition explained, and why it matters for your next TV

By 7 January 2015

The term Ultra-High Definition - also known as Ultra HD or UHD - has been kicking around for a couple of years now. But what does it actually mean and why does it matter if you're looking to buy a new TV? Just as we've got used to the "Full HD" term,... >>

UHD 4K Blu-ray players are here, but what to play on them?

UHD 4K Blu-ray players are here, but what to play on them?

By 6 January 2015

Panasonic has announced its first UHD 4K Blu-ray player at the CES 2015 tradeshow from Las Vegas. Panasonic has shown off a prototype next generation Blu-ray player that's capable of displaying UHD 4K Blu-ray including high dynamic range. The problem... >>

Samsung SUHD TVs: 4K resolution meets quantum dot tech for affordable Ultra-High Definition in 2015

Samsung SUHD TVs: 4K resolution meets quantum dot tech for affordable Ultra-High Definition in 2015

By 5 January 2015

Samsung has revealed its TV hand at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, with its latest SUHD tellies making their debut. Ok, so we've heard of UHD (Ultra-High Definition, often referred to as 4K), but what the heck is SUHD? This is Samsung's branded... >>