Ultra HD on growth course in Germany

The Deutsche TV Plattform and ZVEI trade association have reported that there are now 2 million UltraHD TV sets in the German market, with 25% of sets sold (total 3.3 million) in the first half of this year having that resolution. This is assisted by more content becoming available. The groups pointed out that user-generated content is now possible from 13 million smartphones, 600K camcorders and 160K DSCs with UltraHD capability that have now been sold in the region.