Price remains the most critical factor for 4K (or Ultra HD) TV adoption, according to ABI Research.
Elemental Technologies has helped support the world’s first real-time 4K Ultra HD high-efficiency video coding (H.265/HEVC) transmission.
At IFA 2013 in Berlin, the chief executive of LG’s Home Entertainment Company revealed that the company will expand the global rollout of its OLED TVs to several markets throughout Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the CIS region before the end of the year.
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat has been operating an 4K demonstration channel this summer, as part of a proof-of-concept trial, the demochannel will be formally launched at this year’s IBC.
The first ever showing of DVB-C2 delivering 4k video is part of a three-way demonstration of 4k at IFA in Berlin.
Eutelsat Communications and Samsung Electronics are combining their expertise at the IFA show in Berlin for a world first demonstration of a consumer-ready Ultra HD satellite broadcast on a Samsung UHD TV.
Sony has launched its video download service Video Unlimited 4K service, with access to more than 70 full length native 4K Ultra HD feature films and TV shows.
At IBC satellite operator Eutelsat is taking new steps for Ultra HD, turnkey connected TV platforms and live demo the old idea in a new package of the ‘interactive LNB(f)’, recently launched under the ‘smart LNB’ label.
Hispasat will soon announce the commissioning of a new Ultra HD channel, Hispasat 4K, which will be available to the industry.
Technicolor has released details of a Color Certification process that is designed to guarantee the colour quality on any computer or mobile display device.