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Why The PS4, Xbox One And Even The Apple TV Could Soon Get Dolby Vision HDR

If you love home entertainment you’ll likely already know about Dolby Vision: the Dolby-licensed version of high dynamic range technology that seeks to enhance the HDR experience by providing TVs with scene by scene ‘instructions’ on how to make images look their best.<p>With most people who’ve seen …

Audiophile

Dolby Vision HDR could be coming to a gaming console near you

Dolby has announced its Dolby Vision HDR standard is now available in a software version which means it can made available on existing TVs and gaming consoles.<p>Dolby has announced its HDR standard Dolby Vision is now fully software-based, meaning that existing devices such as consoles and …

Xbox

Microsoft Selfie for iOS review: An abysmal app that's not worth your time

Apps such as Snapchat and Instagram have created a sort of selfie craze. Now, Microsoft has joined the fun by bringing the Lumia Selfie app from …

Microsoft

Oppo's UDP-203 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Just Got Even Better

If you’re looking for the very best picture quality the home cinema world has to offer, you need an Oppo UDP-203 Ultra HD Blu-ray player. As I reported in my recent review, no other player out there does such a commanding job of getting the maximum impact from the latest 4K-resolution video disc …

4K Ultra HD

Don't mention the war

<b>Don’t mention the format war</b><p>If you’re somewhat up-to-date on the development of High Dynamic Range (HDR) video you’ll be aware that there are …

4K HDR Gaming on PS4: An Introduction to 4K HDR

4K HDR Televisions are going to be much more prevalent this year, and prices are beginning to look a bit more reasonable. Also, the PS4 Pro is …

Home Theater

Login to DIGITIMES archive & research

WPG expects sales to recover starting 2Q17<p>Bits + chips | 4h 23min ago<p>VIS expects to post up to 5% revenue decrease in 1Q17<p>Bits + chips | 4h 25min …

HDMI 2.1 - A look at the specs of the next gen display standard

The race is always on to push better image and audio quality for media consumption and interactive entertainment. To that end, the HDMI (High …

Cameras

Is Tonight The Most Competitive Sunday Night In Television History?

Four score and seven years ago — so, <i>sans</i> the math, we’re talking 1930 — our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new medium, conceived in …

TV

Meet Panasonic’s 2017 4K LCD TV Lineup With HDR10, HLG and Smart TV Updates

<b>Stephan Jukic – February 18, 2017</b>Panasonic may not sell many 4K TV son the U.S market but their models are not only popular in Europe and other …

Audiophile

How to Blend 3 Bracketed Exposures for Greater Dynamic Range

Want to learn how to blend 3 bracketed exposures of the same scene to create a single photo with greater dynamic range? Here’s a great 17-minute …

Photoshop

Xbox One S pre-orders open in South Africa

The 2TB Xbox One S performed so well that Microsoft announced in August 2016 that it sold out for good. The sexy white 500GB and 1TB versions had yet …

Xbox

Apple May Soon Launch The Apple TV It Should Have Launched In 2015

According to a report from Bloomberg yesterday, Apple is testing a fifth-generation Apple TV that will be capable of delivering streamed 4K video and “richer colors.” Like, wow. Not. So far as I can tell, the only surprising thing about this “news,” if it’s true, is that people might find it …

Apple TV

Integrated Systems Europe 2017 ISE: Blade Runner and Pixels

<b>It’s February. And cold. It must be time for Integrated Systems Europe 2017 (ISE) at the RAI in Amsterdam.</b><p>This year I had decided, that I’d go for …

Blade Runner

HDR Photography - Make Use of it or Stay Well Clear? Scott Kelby's Got His Opinions

There are Some Very Real Benefits to HDR Photography<p>When you hear “HDR” and someone trying to sell you on the idea of how there are <i>actually</i> great …

Photography

Panasonic Announces Four New OLED TVs

Panasonic has today unveiled its full TV range for 2017 – and OLED TV fans will be excited to learn that it includes no less than four new OLED models.<p>One of these we already knew about. Panasonic showed off its extraordinary-looking 65-inch 65EZ1000 at the CES in January, wowing attendees with …

Panasonic

Best 4k TV Under $1000 of 2017: Enjoy Spectacular Visuals at Budget-Friendly Prices

If you are a TV buff, then choosing the best 4K TV under $1000 will definitely be on your must-have list. In fact, 4K TVs are experiencing a huge …

Home Theater

The best TV for PS4 Pro and Xbox One S – 4K gaming with HDR

Thinking of upgrading to the new consoles? We can help you find the right TV.<p>With technology moving as fast as it currently does, you may have …

Home Theater

15+ tips for better iPhone photography

Apple’s recent ‘One Night on iPhone 7’ campaign stressed the value of taking photographs on iPhone, it’s nice to see what the pros can achieve, but …

Photography

Sony Announces Pricing, Availability for 4K/HDR TVs

Sony has announced that the high dynamic range (HDR)-enabled 4K/Ultra HD TVs it introduced at CES will be available in March at prices starting at …

Sony

What is Dolby Vision and does your TV support it?

The IBTimes UK guide to Dolby Vision and how you can add it to your home cinema.<p>If buying a new television wasn't already complicated enough with the …

Home Theater

Panasonic AG-UX180 Single Lens Camera Review

There are four things the Panasonic AG-UX180 wants to be. This camera wants to be a broadcast camera, an upgradable option to 4K for those newsrooms …

DSLR Cameras

T3 explains: What are Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision?

Pity the hapless consumer sent out to choose a new television set in 2017: there are enough specifications, abbreviations, trademarked names, …

Audiophile

'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk,' 'Ghostbusters VR' Win at Advanced Imaging and VR Society Awards

Jon Favreau received the Harold Lloyd Award during the ceremony.<p>Ang Lee’s <i>Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk</i> was named best live action 3D feature and …

Virtual Reality

How to make buying a TV as easy as possible

I've spent the last three weeks of my life agonizing over the purchase of what should be something so simple: a new TV.<p>I haven't bought a TV in more than five years, and a lot has changed since then. The various options are dizzying: HD; 4K; UHD; HDR; OLED; LED; Smart TVs; Web TVs; Google TV; WiFi; …

Apple TV

5 Reasons Not To Buy A 4K TV Just Yet

Even though I'm an early adopter geek, I suffer a tech reporter's reflexive professional interest in buying a 4K TV. Why anyone else would buy a 4K TV I find a puzzlement.<p>What's my 4K damage? Five reasons.<p><b>1. I'd need a BIG TV.</b> To get the full benefits of 4K, I'd need at least a 65-inch TV. And I'm …

4K Ultra HD

Vizio Rolls Out HDR10 Firmware Update

Vizio today announced the availability of a firmware update that adds HDR10 high dynamic range (HDR) decoding capability to a half dozen of its …

Audiophile

Here are the Prices For Sony’s Premium 2017 4K HDR TVs

<b>Stephan Jukic – February 9, 2017</b>The 2017 premium HDR 4K TVs of Sony have been hotly anticipated items since well before they were finally unveiled at …

Audiophile

Sony Announces Pricing, Availability for UHD Blu-ray

Sony has announced that its first 4K/Ultra HD Blu-ray player will hit stores in March with a $300 price tag.<p>Previewed at CES, the UBP-X800 player is …

Audiophile

FREE GIVEAWAY: HDR Software for images with WOW effect

Perfect workflow for photographers<p>HDR projects platin offers maximum design options for the post-processing of your HDR pictures. In addition HDR …

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