But before you can even talk about a 4K TV, you can’t avoid the issue of lack of content. Sure, Sony has their Sony FMP-X1 4K Media Player, but what about public broadcasts? Last week, LG demoed the world’s first 4K sporting event on their 84-inch 4K TV.
SES have made the worlds first Ultra HD transmission making use of the new H.264 HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) standard. Previously other 4K / Ultra HD transmissions have been made using the more standard, older H.264 codec, or joining together four 1080p streams to form the 4K resolution.Read More