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This is Samsung's Ultra HD Blu-ray Player

This is Samsung's Ultra HD Blu-ray Player

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Samsung used IFA 2015 to show-off the future for UHD home entertainment, revealing its Ultra HD Blu-ray player. Technically speaking, this is the UBD-K8500 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player and the first player announced that will play UHD Blu-ray. Why is that... >>

Leaked Sony document reveals 4K HDR Blu-ray player

Leaked Sony document reveals 4K HDR Blu-ray player

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Once again poor old Sony has had more documents leaked, just over quarter of a million this time. While that's bad news for Sony it's revealed some good news for home cinema fans – the company looks like it's working on a next-gen 4K and HDR Blu-ray... >>

20th Century Fox: UHD and HDR home viewing for all new movies

20th Century Fox: UHD and HDR home viewing for all new movies

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The business of home entertainment is ever changing and 20th Century Fox looks to be doing its bit to make sure the future is glorious. The Hollywood Reporter tells us that 20th Century Fox is making a commitment to Ultra High Definition and High Dynamic... >>

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray is all set to start rolling out this summer with HDR and HFR

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray is all set to start rolling out this summer with HDR and HFR

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The Blu-Ray Disc Association (BDA) has announced that 4K ultra high definition Blu-ray will become a reality from this summer. The BDA has announced that the discs will not only be able to store UHD quality video at 3,840 x 2,160 resolution, but they... >>

Netflix button to appear on more remotes soon: Samsung, Sony, LG and more onboard

Netflix button to appear on more remotes soon: Samsung, Sony, LG and more onboard

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Netflix has officially announced that a dedicated Netflix button will be appearing on most remote controls soon. Smart connected TVs, set-top boxes, Blu-ray players and more that are able to access Netflix will soon be just a button press away. While... >>

4K Blu-ray confirmed with 100GB discs, HDR support, and more

4K Blu-ray confirmed with 100GB discs, HDR support, and more

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It looks like 4K Blu-ray discs should be a thing by Christmastime. The Blu-Ray Disc Association, which is an official body that decides Blu-ray specifications, has just a set a standard that will allow ultra HD material to be stored on Blu-ray discs.... >>

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?

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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.... >>

4K Blu-ray will be available in time for Christmas... 2015

4K Blu-ray will be available in time for Christmas... 2015

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Finally a solid state 4K disc is on its way bringing Ultra High Definition movies and TV shows via Blu-ray in time for Christmas 2015. The Blu-ray Disc Association has told Pocket-lint that it has cracked the art of cramming 4K UHD content onto current... >>

Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Blu-ray set comes with free Hobbit Lego

Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Blu-ray set comes with free Hobbit Lego

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Sainsbury's UK supermarket chain has announced it will soon offer a Blu-ray version of The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug alongside an exclusive Hobbit-themed Lego set. Warner Bros. Pictures' The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is the second installment... >>

Sony and Panasonic team up to create 1TB Archival Disc, could replace Blu-ray

Sony and Panasonic team up to create 1TB Archival Disc, could replace Blu-ray

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Archival Disc is the name given to a new project that Sony and Panasonic have teamed up to create. It could offer a next-generation alternative to Blu-ray discs. The plan is to offer a more secure optical disc storage method for professional use as archiving... >>