Hopefully TV suppliers and the content community learned their lesson in the great home 3D debacle. It goes something like this: Don’t promise a transformative and improved viewing experience unless you can deliver it.
4K Ultra HD (UHD) as a home entertainment format has firmly planted its stake in the market, according to Futuresource Consulting, but it remains some way off reaching levels of mass market adoption.
Vodafone Deutschland has launched Ultra HD/4K platform GigaTV on its cable network today bundling the entertainment services in the customer’s household.
CES 2017. Eurofins Digital Testing has announced a new logo scheme to boost consumer confidence in 4K HDR Ultra HD Televisions
CES 2017. Pace, Cisco Systems, Arris Group, and Echostar Corporation are the leading providers of set-top boxes in the world today. In 2014, they held a collective share of 29.1% in the global set-top boxes market.
CES 2017. At this year’s CES Eutelsat Communications has announced the launch of two new Ultra HD channels at its Hotbird video neighbourhood.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus will launch its multiscreen platform AdvanceTV combining linear TV, video-on-demand (VOD) and apps on January 16, 2017.
Hulu has started streaming 4K content to Xbox One S or a PlayStation 4 Pro devices.
YouTube is launching 4K live streaming for both 360-degree videos and standard videos.
The Nature Relaxation 4K channel has launched on SES’ Ultra HD distribution neighbourhood in the US.