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Has any company announced they would have the 4K Netflix app on their BD player for 2014?  Just got a 4K tv and I need a solution.

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I am not sure about BD players. IIRC, 4K Netflix will be limited to certain 4K TVs and a 4K streamer from Sony. Frankly, Netflix has a tough time delivering 1080p as it is, never mind 4K. I'll believe Netflix 4K when I see it.
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Remember that your 4k display will automatically upscale all inputs to 4k resolution. I don't see Netflix outputting 4k anytime soon, so it's a moot point for a few years at least.
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Remember that your 4k display will automatically upscale all inputs to 4k resolution. I don't see Netflix outputting 4k anytime soon, so it's a moot point for a few years at least.

Netflix 4K is coming later this year. Not sure why you seem to think its a few years out when they announced it at CES this year.
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Has any company announced they would have the 4K Netflix app on their BD player for 2014?  Just got a 4K tv and I need a solution.

No. Coming to TVs first and then the Sony STB which will probably be only compatible with Sony 4K devices.
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