Pioneer releases combo 4K Blu-ray disc player for PC
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Combo CD/DVD/BD burner and UHD Blu-ray player

The industry has been awaiting the release of the first UHD Blu-ray disc drives for PCs ever since the Ultra HD standard was announced during CES 2016. Nearly fifteen months later, it appears that Pioneer will be one of the first manufacturers to offer a combo drive supporting CD/DVD/Blu-ray writing along with UHD Blu-ray playback.

The next steps for 4K film and broadcast delivery
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CES panel: HDR is the bigger "value-added" technology

During CES, we attended a discussion panel on the market outlook for 4K television sets presented by a handful of researchers and entertainment industry executives driving content adoption.

4K Ultra HD telly sales grow
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Doing better than HD TV's did

Despite having limited content, 4K Ultra HD televisions are expected to double sales to 15 million units in the US in 2016.

Samsung's 4K Blu-ray player arrives early in California
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Video and Audio Center is first-to-market

For folks in Southern California, the wait for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray players has gotten shorter by a couple weeks thanks to a new promotional offering by Santa Monica-based store Video and Audio Center, which began offering Samsung’s first 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player on Friday.

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc format to make its big debut at CES 2016
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Following months of delay and confusion over HDR standard

The 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc format will finally have its big debut at Consumer Electronics Show 2016 which will kick off in Las Vegas during first days of the new year.

LG announces “Super UHD” television lineup ahead of CES
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All feature "HDR Plus" technology, IPS panels

In an effort to attract more attention to its brand name just days before the opening day of the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the clever marketing team at LG has unveiled details of its premium LED TV lineup for 2016 with the nickname “Super UHD” (Ultra High Definition).

Warner Home Video announces its first Ultra HD 4K HDR Blu-ray releases for 2016
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Over 35 titles by end of year, some supporting Dolby Atmos and DTS:X

In the consumer entertainment industry’s big push to gradually phase out the 1080p Blu-ray disc format and replace it with the upcoming 2160p Ultra HD Blu-ray format, many have come to expect an initial lineup of titles to slowly trickle in just like the days of its predecessor’s big rollout back in November 2006 with the launch of the PlayStation 3.

32-incher with 3840x2160 resolution