HDTV Magazine
Welcome, Anonymous  •  Sign In  •  Register  •  Help

HDTV Magazine Articles Archive (February, 2013)

Receive instant notification of new articles: Register Now to receive notification of new HDTV Magazine Articles via email as soon as they are published.


3DTV is Not Dead, It's Just Facing Reality Beyond the Hype

By Rodolfo La Maestra • Feb 26 2013, 3:48pm

Contrary to what many at the press have been preaching since 3DTV was introduced in 2010, 3D is still alive and active in the industry, and many consumers still want to experience 3D at home.

What it should be dead is the approach of inflated advertising and improper reporting of 3DTV as a whole new television set or system that replaces what you have, although it appears that the market and the industry have finally adapted to the idea of considering 3D as what it should have been considered since day one...

4K (Ultra HD)

Living with 4K - Blu-ray Association Evaluating Adding 4K - How to see 4K now

By Rodolfo La Maestra • Feb 15 2013, 11:10pm

In my last article of this Living with 4K series I mentioned the near future 4K download players introduced at CES 2013 by REDRay and Sony. I also discussed the issues to movie collectors regarding the possibility of having, or not, a 4K disc from Blu-ray or otherwise.

As I said in my other article, on the roundtables I participated about Blu-ray I always received a NO response when I asked the president of the Blu-ray Association, Mr. Andy Parsons, if the association was working on a 4K version of Blu-ray.

However, on a recent exchange with him last week Mr. Parsons shared with me better news about the possibility of 4K in Blu-ray...