4K / 8K

Workflows, equipment, and technology breakthroughs. Discover who is using 4K/8K and why. Understand the theory and practical significance of providing more pixels, higher frame rates, and bigger and better color space.

Recent 4K / 8K Content

The World Of OTT: Part 1 - The Principles & Terminology Of The OTT Ecosystem October 21st 2020 - 09:00 AM

OTT is becoming more and more prevalent in the world of video consumption. Some people would say that it will become the dominant form of video delivery in years to come as the underlying technologies expand, develop or mature, and consumer behaviour continues to revolve around convenience, flexibility and personalization. Recent OTT launches and refreshes from major media businesses like NBC, Disney, Warner Media, CBS, RAI, BBC, ITV, SRG and RTL show how important OTT is to their future. Please enjoy this series of articles.

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Digital Audio: Part 4 - ADC’s & The Mathematics Of Quantization & DitherOctober 15th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Digital audio relies completely on the accuracy of quantization and it is important to see how it works.

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The best part about virtual trade shows is no lines, no tipping, comfortable chairs and instant replays.

Bonded Cellular Links Move Forward Without ShowsOctober 12th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Changing TV station dynamics, new markets, and new technologies are driving wireless remote broadcasting link solution innovations.

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Live Video Drives Verizon Towards 5G Edge Computing With AWS WavelengthOctober 8th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Performance and low latency demands of live video are helping drive leading mobile operators to deploy edge computing within their cellular and particularly emerging 5G infrastructures.

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Stations used to broadcast this before sign-on. Viewers needed a mirror to see the picture to adjust the controls on the back of their sets.

Maintaining Digital Integrity With IP Test & MeasurementOctober 1st 2020 - 09:00 AM

TV test and measurement gear and instrument solutions also facilitate remote production and monitoring.

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HDR: Part 14 - LED TVs & Large Displays - What They Mean To DOPsSeptember 28th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Big-screen LCD TVs are not going away any time soon. Given the economy of scale, the LCDs in our homes and studios work well enough and will continue to work well enough for several more years. But given the advances in LED display technology, especially microLED, the writing of sub-micron size pixels is literally on the wall.

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The Grass Valley LDX 100 can be configured in a number of ways, including as a high-speed, native UHD camera for sports replays.

Cameras Galore At Virtual IBC 2020September 23rd 2020 - 09:00 AM

In terms of new broadcast cameras, if the recent virtual IBC convention is any indication of how the industry is supporting broadcast and TV studio customers, buyer confusion reigns supreme. Gone are the days of one-camera-fits-all applications.

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The Sponsors Perspective: SRG-SSR, R&S - Virtualized Multiviewers At Revolutionary Production CentreSeptember 16th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Rohde and Schwarz has evolved a heritage in the broadcast and media industry stretching over 70 years. Throughout this period, the company has developed a reputation as one of the leading developers of hardware-based technology solutions worldwide. However, recent years have seen Rohde & Schwarz placing far more emphasis on its software development skills.

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