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Best of CES 2014 Award Winners Announced!

Best of CES 2014 Award Winners Announced!

2014 International CES is officially over, and we viewed a tremendous number of Ultra HD products and services at the show -- significantly more than CES 2013. The development of Ultra High Definition over the past year has been extensive, and browsing the next generation technology on the show floors was truly astonishing. We were blown away by the quality and efforts of nearly every Ultra HD company, but we were determined to find a winner for each Ultra HD category. After carefully reviewing the nominations for each of the Best of CES 2014 Awards categories, we are pleased to present the winners...*drumroll*

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4K Ultra HDTV Shipments Expected to Surge Dramatically in 2014

4K Ultra HDTV Shipments Expected to Surge Dramatically in 2014

4K Ultra HD Television shipments are expected to reach 12.7 million units in 2014, up from 1.9 million units in 2013, according to the newest NPD DisplaySearch Quarterly Global TV Shipment and Forecast Report. As manufacturing processes are fine-tuned, NPD reveals that Ultra HDTV's are becoming more affordable to mainstream consumers.

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Amazon Studios to Film 2014 Originals in 4K Ultra HD

Amazon Studios to Film 2014 Originals in 4K Ultra HD

Amazon has announced that it will film all of their 2014 original series, including any new pilots, in 4K Ultra HD. 4K is the latest and most advanced in high definition video, utilizing displays with an aspect ratio of at least 16:9 and capable of showcasing video at a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels or 8.3 million pixels.

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2014 CES to Feature Latest Advancements in Ultra HD Technology

2014 CES to Feature Latest Advancements in Ultra HD Technology

The next generation of television takes center stage at the 2014 International CES where the latest advancements in Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) technology will be showcased via exhibits and new conference programming. Owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) , the 2014 CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies and is scheduled for January 7-10, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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NanoTech Entertainment Acquires 4K Ultra HD Film Scanners

NanoTech Entertainment Acquires 4K Ultra HD Film Scanners

NanoTech Entertainment announced the acquisition of two Director Ultra HD 4K motion picture film-scanning systems from Lasergraphics. After an extensive selection process that included all of the leading scanner manufacturers, Lasergraphics' The Director was selected as the scanner of choice for 4K Studios new facilities in San Francisco.

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Sony Announces New 4K Projectors

Sony Announces New 4K Projectors

Sony has just announced three new SXRD projectors at CEDIA 2013 in Denver, Colorado -- two of which are 4K, with the third being Full HD. The VPL-VW1100ES and VPL-VW600ES models both feature a DCI-approved 4096x2160 pixel count (Digital Cinema Initiative).

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Netflix: 4K Ultra HD Streaming Needs At Least 15Mbps

Netflix: 4K Ultra HD Streaming Needs At Least 15Mbps

Netflix previously set a goal to deliver 4K Ultra HD streaming sometime in 2014. On September 13th, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings revealed some hints about 4K streaming in an interview with Claus Bülow Christensen, the producer of the Copenhagen Future of TV Conference -- specifically, the 15Mbps bandwidth requirement.

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