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Amazon Prime Instant Video to stream in 4K from October

Amazon Prime Instant Video to stream in 4K from October

By 14 hours ago

Amazon will begin streaming in 4K according to a Samsung release that let the cat out of the bag. Samsung sent out a release that said its 4K UHD TV line would largely be able to support Amazon's Prime Instant Video UHD streaming service. The Samsung... >>

Curved 4K Ultra-HD OLED TVs from LG available for pre-order, will you pay £6k or more for a telly?

Curved 4K Ultra-HD OLED TVs from LG available for pre-order, will you pay £6k or more for a telly?

By 25 August 2014

LG has announced ahead of IFA 2104 in Berlin that its two 4K Ultra-HD OLED televisions, the first to be commercialised, will be available for pre-order in South Korea this week. They will soon be available in the UK, Europe and North America too. As... >>

Philips 7800 Series 55-inch 4K TV review
3.5 out of 5

Philips 7800 Series 55-inch 4K TV review

By 12 August 2014

We knew that the price of 4K TVs would continue to drop, but the Philips 55PUS7089 makes it look like the market has crashed in through the roof. A 55-inch Ultra-HD telly for under £1,500 sounds like a right bargain - one that's perhaps too good to be... >>

Sony shows off new curves with its 4K Bravia S90 TV

Sony shows off new curves with its 4K Bravia S90 TV

By 7 August 2014

Sony has revealed its first large curved 4K TV ahead of the IFA trade-show. The Bravia S90 will come in 65-inch and 75-inch sizes which, curved around your face, should create a cinema-like experience at home. The 4K UHD picture should look amazing judging... >>

4K is only half the story, BBC also to trial live TV broadcasting over 4G at Commonwealth Games

4K is only half the story, BBC also to trial live TV broadcasting over 4G at Commonwealth Games

By 18 July 2014

The BBC's research and development lab has already previously announced that it will be broadcasting 4K Ultra HD live video from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow for the public to view for the first time. Now it has announced that it will also be trialling... >>

Amazon is going 4K and bringing Prime Instant Video to Android

Amazon is going 4K and bringing Prime Instant Video to Android

By 17 July 2014

Amazon is going to bring its video streaming service, Prime Instant Video, to Android devices at last. It's also announced it will begin streaming in 4K UHD. In an interview with Amazon Instant Video marketing director Russell Morris, PC Advisor was told... >>

4K broadcasts are almost here after UHDTV standard gets approved

4K broadcasts are almost here after UHDTV standard gets approved

By 7 July 2014

4K TV is here, with screens becoming affordable and content available on YouTube and Netflix. But it's still not mainstream, it's broadcasting that will push it there. And now it's almost here as standards for UHD broadcast get agreed. The new DVB-UHDTV... >>

Early adopters beware: These are the best new gadgets, but is it the right time to buy?

Early adopters beware: These are the best new gadgets, but is it the right time to buy?

By 4 July 2014

Are you an early adopter? Are you the sort of person who's willing to take a punt on technology that's only just come out and costs an arm, a leg and half a kidney? Do you still have a Betamax, Laser Disc, and/or HD-DVD player gathering dust in the loft?... >>

BBC to broadcast Commonwealth Games in 4K Ultra HD

BBC to broadcast Commonwealth Games in 4K Ultra HD

By 26 June 2014

The BBC is to follow up its World Cup in 4K broadcast trials with further tests of Ultra HD transmission, except this time publicly during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Its World Cup trials, which are still ongoing as the last match to be shot and... >>

A week in reviews: 2 - 6 June

A week in reviews: 2 - 6 June

By 7 June 2014

The week started with a bang with Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference unveiling new OS X Yosemite and the anticipated mobile iOS 8 update. We were at the conference to soak it all up and, being the masters of being in many places at once, we also bring... >>