Super Hi-Vision (8K)


Spin Digital Adopts ZIXI for 4K/8K Immersive Video

by Artem Alekseenko

Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any IP network, and provider of the award-winning Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP) announced an integration by Spin Digital into its live encoding and …

Tags:HEVC Advance| SDVP| Spin Digital| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| UltraHD & 4K| Zixi

8KAssociation Updates on the State of the Art

by Bob Raikes

One of the speakers at the recent 4KHDR Summit in Malaga was our own Chris Chinnock, who is the Executive Director of the 8K Association (8KA). Given the mixed messaging about 8K this year, …

Tags:Events| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Omdia Updates on TV at the 4KHDR Summit

by Bob Raikes

This week the 4KHDR Forum in Spain held its annual long summit – it lasts the week! I picked a couple of talks to listen to online that I thought would be of most …

Tags:Forecasts| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Market Data| Phosphors| Quantum Dots| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| TVs (TV Sets)| UltraHD & 4K| Wide Colour Gamut (WCG)

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Supports 8K60p AV1 Decoding

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Qualcomm has announced its latest APU, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 which adds hardware support for decoding AV1 video at 8K60fps with HDR support for HDR10+, HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision. (Qualcomm is adding …

Tags:Application Processors| AV1 Codec| Codecs| Qualcomm| Smartphones| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Mid-week Links – Week Ending 18th November 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the middle of this week. Samsung QN900B 8k QLED TV Review (RTings looks …

Tags:Android| Content Creation| Desktop Monitors| Game Playing| GPUs| Hospitality TVs| Nvidia| Outdoor Displays| Quantum Dots| Retail| Samsung| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Sports and Stadiums| Streaming Dongles| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Terrestrial (DTT)| Testing| Touch| UltraHD & 4K| warranty

Changes in Interfaces Could Really Help 8K Adoption

by Bob Raikes

There have been a number of significant developments in recent weeks in the world of display, and especially monitor, interfacing over recent weeks. It’s time for me to catch up. First, in September, the …

Tags:Display Stream (DSC)| DisplayPort| HDMI| Interfaces| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| USB| VESA

New Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 with DisplayPort 2.1

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say At an AMD event to unveil the Radeon RX 7900 XT(X), Samsung teased a new Odyssey Neo G9 monitor that we expect will have a 32:9 aspect ratio monitor that will …

Tags:AMD| DisplayPort| GPUs| HFR - High Frame Rate| Samsung| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

New 8K TVs Illegal from 2023 in the EU?

by Bob Raikes

The 8K Association has issued a ‘call for action’ over new TV energy consumption regulations that are due to be implemented in the EU in March and which could mean that new 8K sets …

Tags:DigitalEurope| Environment| Europe| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Report Highlights Viability of 8K Live Production and Delivery

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The 8K Association has published a report highlighting the development of technical solutions to allow the creation of 8K content and its use in broadcast. The report can be downloaded freely …

Tags:Content Creation| IBC 2022| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

8KA Breaks Silence on EU Energy Issues

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The 8K Association has broken silence on a topic that was the subject of a number of discussions at IFA, and that is the EU’s energy regulations from March 2023 onward. …

Tags:Europe| Power Consumption| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Sharing Ideas Improves Content Production

by Andy Marken

Growing up, our dad used to tell us, “You can’t put 10 gallons of stuff in a five-gallon bucket so sometimes, you just have to leave some stuff behind.” “You break the rules and …

Tags:Cloud Computing| Netflix| storage| Streaming Video| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

ZTE and Amlogic Launch Smart 8K STB at IBC 2022

by Artem Alekseenko

ZTE Corporation, a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the mobile internet, together with Amlogic, has launched ZTE 8K STB (set-top box) at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC 2022) …

Tags:IBC 2022| STBs| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| ZTE