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HDTV Magazine Articles Archive (October, 2012)

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4K (Ultra HD)

Living with 4K: 4K Content, when? (Part 2)

By Rodolfo La Maestra • Oct 30 2012, 2:15pm

On the first article of this series I discussed about getting a 4K consumer projector as an early adopter. I also introduced UHDTV and discussed 4K and 8K image resolutions. In this part 2 article I will discuss how one can start enjoying the capabilities of a 4K display, even without 4K content.

Not having 4K content available now does not render a 4K display useless, the same as HDTVs without much content in 1998/9 were questioned, with just a few HD loops and no Blu-ray until 8 years later.

4K (Ultra HD)

Living with 4K: Getting the Beautiful Monster (Part 1)

By Rodolfo La Maestra • Oct 26 2012, 2:59pm

The year 2012 brought us the first couple of consumer 4K displays, some available and some just announcements, and the naysayers are warming up their keyboards again, cranking their blogs from their kitchen chair as they did when negatively wrote about 3DTV over the past 3 years, with comments such as “is too expensive”, “it will bomb as 3DTV”, “4KTV is stupid”, “who is going to buy 4K?”, “there is no glasses in 4K but who needs so many pixels?”, “where is the content?”

Other than the owners forum of this projector I have not seen one blogger comment that said: I like my 4K display.

Why? Perhaps because...