4K TV sets make their debut, minus the hooplaThe nontrivial problem for 4K, though, is that there's nothing to watch in that format
Originally Posted by skro
I agree...I was really hoping for a lot more support for 4K this year. Probably priced too high for my taste, but it would at least get the ball rolling.
. As bad as the shortage of 3D programming has been for home viewers, the supply of 3D dwarfs the availability of 4K material. That helps explain why the new 4K sets received so little attention during the manufacturers' press blitz Monday, even though they will be making their debut in 2012."There is no 4K broadcasting
," noted Panasonic's chief technology officer, Eisuke Tsuyuzaki. And given that the quality of 4K is equivalent to a pristine copy of a 35mm film print, piracy-conscious studios may think twice before agreeing to let any truly valuable content be broadcast in that format, Tsuyuzaki said.