Promoters of 8K Broadcasting in Japan Admit They’re Getting Pushback

A consortium of companies in Japan, including large public broadcaster NHK, this month began testing a broadcast system of 8K TV signals via broadcast satellite (BS) channels. This test of an 8K broadcast system has been in the works for … Continue reading

8K is On the Way, Following Successful Tests in Japan

We first told you about 8K, called UHDTV then, way back in this report in 2012. Now known as Super Hi-Vision or UHD-2, 8K is looking more like a reality than ever before. Two of Japan’s three largest mobile carriers … Continue reading

Sharp to Ship 8K ‘Super Hi-Vision’ Sets by End of October

Sharp Corp. announced this week that it will begin to ship 8K ultra high-definition flat panel TVs and monitors by the end of October. Initially, sales are targeted at certain industrial and commercial markets – with the company saying the … Continue reading

Sharp Says They’ll Be First to Market with 8K TVs – Plans 2015 Start

Sharp Corporation has announced in Japan that it intends to be the first company in the world to bring 8K LCD TVs to market – and says it will begin making them in 2015. Sharp made the comments at CEATEC, … Continue reading