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This is the Roku 4, bringing 4K UHD and a remote that can't be lost

This is the Roku 4, bringing 4K UHD and a remote that can't be lost

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The Roku 4 has been unveiled and as the name suggests it'll be packing 4K video playback. Another new feature is a remote that should never be lost down the back of the sofa again. The Roku 4 remote can let you know where it is at the touch of a button... >>

Nvidia Shield Android TV UK release date revealed: 4K60 streaming, GeForce Now gaming

Nvidia Shield Android TV UK release date revealed: 4K60 streaming, GeForce Now gaming

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Nvidia is finally ready to release its highly capable Android TV set-top-box in the UK and Europe, with the Shield TV being available from tomorrow, 1 October. And not only is it a powerhouse microconsole that offers cloud gaming, PC game streaming and... >>

Roku 4 confirmed by FCC posting leak

Roku 4 confirmed by FCC posting leak

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Last week a couple of separate reports suggested that not only is Roku planning a new set-top-box, but that it is likely to feature 4K video output. Now an FCC posting has been unearthed that shows a schematic of the new box and confirms that it is indeed... >>

Roku 4K box tipped to take on the Fire TV and Nvidia Shield TV soon

Roku 4K box tipped to take on the Fire TV and Nvidia Shield TV soon

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Amazon announced its own 4K streaming box at an event last week in the form of an upgraded version of Fire TV and Nvidia is expected to bring its Shield Android TV set-top-box to the UK a some point, which also has 4K Ultra HD streaming abilities, so... >>

Amazon Fire TV with 4K vs Amazon Fire TV: Is it worth upgrading?

Amazon Fire TV with 4K vs Amazon Fire TV: Is it worth upgrading?

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Amazon has updated its Fire TV set-top-box from the model sold for the majority of 2015, and it adds a fair few changes that make it an even more compelling media streamer than ever before. For a start, there's 4K video output - its headline feature for... >>

Sony a7S II can record 4K video in ridiculously low levels of light, ISO up to 409,600

Sony a7S II can record 4K video in ridiculously low levels of light, ISO up to 409,600

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Sony has announced an S model in its latest a7 compact system camera line-up that is ultra-sensitive so is capable of shooting stills and video in very low levels of light. The Sony a7S II boasts an ISO range of 50-409,600, achieved by a 35mm full-frame... >>

Forget Apple TV, a 4K Amazon Fire TV is expected any day now

Forget Apple TV, a 4K Amazon Fire TV is expected any day now

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One of the things absent from Apple's presentation of its new Apple TV set-top-box yesterday was any talk of 4K. Another was support for Amazon Prime Instant Video, one of the suppliers of Ultra HD streamed content out there. Some see them both as massive... >>

Is this the cheapest 4K TV in the UK? Get Ultra HD thrills for less than £450

Is this the cheapest 4K TV in the UK? Get Ultra HD thrills for less than £450

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Chinese consumer electronics brand Hisense is set to enter the UK market with a bang. It is launching a 40-inch Ultra HD TV that will retail for just £449. What's more, the 50-inch and 55-inch models will be just £599 and £699 respectively. The company,... >>

Canon goes 4K crazy with XC10 and EOS C300 Mk II video cameras and a reference monitor to boot

Canon goes 4K crazy with XC10 and EOS C300 Mk II video cameras and a reference monitor to boot

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Canon has embraced 4K video with three new products, mainly aimed at the professional and prosumer markets. The Canon XC10 4K video camera is perhaps the one most aimed at consumers or enthusiasts as it offers professional standard quality but at a more... >>

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

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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.... >>