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Just upping the resolution risks turning 4K into a dud

An increase to at least 60 frames per second and better color reproduction is equally important.

Video from IFA: Fraunhofer brings 4K TV to tablets

Germany's Fraunhofer Institute is bringing 4K TV content to second screens using tablets almost like magnifying glasses to zoom in on the picture.

Video from IFA: Flexibile TVs are this year's home theater gimmick

At least three TV makers were at IFA last week showcasing sets that could go from flat to slightly curved and back.

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What you missed at CE Week

Google I/O grabbed the headlines last week, but as you'll see in this video report, a few noteworthy items debuted at New York's CE Week.

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CE Week Highlights: A smartwatch you'd actually wear and flashy TVs

Startups joined established tech industry players at CE Week in New York to show off a range of wearables, 4K displays, and smart home appliance products.

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Lumix FZ1000 camera offers 4K video for $899

This bridge camera brings 4K video within reach of many more photographers.

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Intel, display makers join forces to introduce $400 4K monitors by year's end

Intel is pushing for manufacturers to make the high-resolution video technology more affordable in monitors and all-in-one PCs

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Hands-on: Asus Zenbook NX500 stuns with a premium design and 4K display

Asus’ upcoming Zenbook NX500 looks a lot like Apple’s MacBook Pro, but that’s no complaint.

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Prepare for 'fake 4K': new standard will silently compress PC, tablet video

A new standard adopted by the VESA standards body preserves existing video connectors. possibly at the price of video quality.

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Samsung's 28-inch 4K monitor price drops to under $600

Amazon, Newegg now selling Samsung's U28D590D 4K monitor for $599.99, which could lead to a drop in competitive prices.

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I'm OK, you're… 8K? 8K broadcasts coming in 2020

As 4K TV prices become more reasonable and content starts to trickle out, Japanese broadcaster NHK has its sights set on the next step: 8K.

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8K TV broadcasts planned for 2020

While consumer electronics makers and broadcasters are fixated on 4K as the next big thing in television, Japanese broadcaster NHK is looking even further into the future and developing an 8K system.

Sony's Alpha 7S camera records 4K video with one big exception

At NAB in Las Vegas Sony debuted its Alpha 7S interchangeable lens camera that can shoot 4K video.

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Netflix 4K streaming is now live

If you've got the hardware, House of Cards will look a lot sharper.

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Sony's Alpha 7S camera records 4K video with one big exception

At NAB in Las Vegas Sony debuted its Alpha 7S interchangeable lens camera that can shoot 4K video.

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Sony's Alpha 7S camera snaps pics and shoots 4K video

The Alpha 7S can capture clear videos in low light and record in 4K with an external recorder

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