Hispasat will soon announce the commissioning of a new Ultra HD channel, Hispasat 4K, which will be available to the industry.
Measat Satellite Systems has begun trials with Ericsson to demonstrate the ability to provide live Ultra HD TV video (4K) contribution over MEASAT’s satellite network.
Due to limited viewer adoption of 3D services to the home, ESPN has announced it is discontinuing ESPN 3D at the end of the year.
TV panel makers are betting on a high rate of growth for UltraHD (4K) LCD TVs during the next four years.
PEVE Entertainment 2013 – London. Sony is positive about the prospects for 4K despite the technology still being in its early days.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. With Sony screens across the Palais and two conference sessions, there was no escaping 4K UltraHD.
Sony is bringing down its prices for 4K Ultra~HD sets in the US with prices starting at $4,999.
MIPTV has partnered with Sony to present 4K Ultra HD at this year’s show.
3net Studios, the production company from Sony, Discovery and IMAX, has begun principal photography on two native 3D television series.
3D with glasses is effectively dead, while it is doubtful consumers want 4K, in the view of Bob Zitter, EVP and CTO, HBO.