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12:39 PM on 01.08.2014

Here is racing on three 4K screens

At Nvidia's CES booth, Project Cars is running on 3 4K screens here -- 4K surround, if you will. That means you're seeing 11,520 by 2,160, or 1.5 billion pixels per second! I gave it a spin on an Origin PC running quad-SLI, u...

Dale North


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7:23 PM on 01.06.2014

The best joke at Sony's CES conference that no one got

During Sony's CES press conference, Sony Electronics President and COO Mike Fasulo went on about the newest resolution buzzword, 4K. 4K movies, 4K cameras, 4K Netflix streaming, 401Ks, 4 K9 units ripping apart a violent offen...

Steven Hansen

3:45 PM on 02.21.2013

PlayStation 4 supports 4k video, four times that of 1080p

PlayStation 4 will support a resolution of 4K (four times that of 1080p) for pre-recorded video and images, but not for gameplay, according to Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida. Should you be a stupidly rich per...

Allistair Pinsof



CES: It's official: Your HDTV sucks now photo
CES: It's official: Your HDTV sucks now
by Dale North

It is coming whether you want it or not, just like 3D did. (Well, that's a bad example.) This time it’s 4K television, and it’s the biggest thing at CES this year. Pushing the resolution up to double (or more) over your current and already outdated sets is the main focus here this year, with manufacturers like Sony, Samsung, Sharp, LG, and just about everyone else announcing shiny new panels at eye-popping prices.

So what’s the big deal with 4K? A new display standard called Ultra HD was recently established and now television makers want to get the jump on it at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show, being first to market with their sets. The hopes are that you might think of them when you finally do decide to upgrade.

But do you need to upgrade? Maybe not yet, but you need to know that your current HD television sucks now. 

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11:30 PM on 01.09.2013

CES: Sony shows Gran Turismo 5 at 4K with SimulView

What's the point of having a 84" 4K Ultra HD television if you're just going to split the screen up for two-player play? Sony was probably thinking the same thing when they rigged up this demonstration at CES that uses their ...

Dale North