Entries Tagged as 'Blu-ray Discs'

Xbox One Adds Bitstream Audio Support

March 30th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, height channels, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, rear surround channel, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  Gaming and home theater fans will be happy to know that Microsoft this week added new bitstream audio features to Xbox One, including bitstream passthrough of advanced immersive audio formats Dolby Atmos and DTS:X from supporting Blu-ray Disc movies. This update, which is scheduled to begin next week, will allow a connected supporting AV […]

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Manufacturers Cue Up 2017 Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

March 21st, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DVR, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, Streaming Services, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

                                    The LG UDP970 Ultra HD Blu-ray player. Televisions supporting 4K Ultra HD resolution with high dynamic range (HDR) and a wide color gamut are gaining critical momentum and manufacturers of Blu-ray Disc players are stepping up to sustain that activity by introducing players supporting the Ultra HD Blu-ray […]

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`Planet Earth II’ To Be Released On Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc March 28th

March 16th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, DVD Players, Full HD 1080p, HDR, News, Surround Sound, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  BBC Home Entertainment America said this week that it is distributing “Planet Earth II” on Ultra HD Blu-ray disc, making it “the first ever natural history television series” to be released in 4K resolution with HDR. The title will be available in various format packages in the United States and Canada on March 28, […]

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Sony Reveals Prices On 2017 4K Ultra HD XBR TVs, UHD Blu-ray Player

February 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DVD Players, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, Streaming Services, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players, Video Processors

Sony released pricing Friday for many of its 2017 4K Ultra HD televisions and an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc player, which made their debut at last month’s CES 2017. The announcement covers the XBR lineup of 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TVs, but did not cover the new A1 4K OLED TV series the company […]

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Calibration For HDR Evolves Through Challenges

February 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Curved Screen, HDMI, HDR, News, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players, Video Processors

 The following blog was written by HD Guru editorial consultant and contributor Kevin Miller, a founding member of the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF), professional video display calibrator and product reviewer, following CES 2017. High Dynamic Range video (HDR) is the big buzz in the home theater industry at the moment. It is, in my humble […]

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Pioneer, CyberLink Reveal Ultra HD Blu-ray PC Reader Bundle

January 25th, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, HD DVD Titles, HDR, News, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  Pioneer and CyberLink unveiled for the U.S. market Wednesday a 4K Ultra HD PC bundle including new Pioneer Ultra HD Blu-ray drives and the first-time release of CyberLink’s PowerDVD software enabling playback of Ultra HD Blu-ray content. In what the companies are calling a “market first,” Pioneer will release at the end of February […]

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Philips Unveils 3 Series of Dolby Vision 4K Ultra HDTVs

January 5th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, screen mirroring, Second Screen, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

                                    A Philips 2017 8000 Series 4K Ultra HDTV LED LCD TV P&F USA is using CES 2017 to launch 10 models across three series of Philips-branded 4K Ultra HD televisions supporting Dolby Vision high-dynamic-range technology in addition to the company’s first Ultra HD Blu-ray player supporting Dolby Vision HDR playback. The company said that […]

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LG Expands 4K Ultra HD Dolby Vision TV Line, Ultra HD Blu-ray Player

January 4th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, OLED, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

                                                    LG’s New Signature OLED 77W7 4K OLED TV LG travels to CES 2017 this year to unveil its 2017 4K Ultra HD television lines highlighted by expanded OLED offerings and new 4K Ultra HD LED LCDs featuring new color accuracy enhancing technology. In OLED, LG is expanding the line from eight models in 2016 […]

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