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Is your 4K really 4K?

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I thought most people who frequent the AVS Forums knew by now that most 4K discs are upscaled and not native 4K.

https://4kmedia.org/real-or-fake-4k/

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It only goes to prove that contrast, color spacing and depth are paramount when it comes to producing the best quality picture. It's not a matter of greater picture resolution per say, since our eyes are finite when it comes to the perception of detail. It is a matter of providing more data, which can only be achieved by adding more pixels.



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It only goes to prove that contrast, color spacing and depth are paramount when it comes to producing the best quality picture. It's not a matter of greater picture resolution per say, since our eyes are finite when it comes to the perception of detail. It is a matter of providing more data, which can only be achieved by adding more pixels.
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That said I may even upgrade my current 4K TV (only about three years old) come fall to an HDR version. But my computer monitor has 24-bit color (so does yours) which is even better.
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