Blu-ray Disc Association Investigates 4K Blu-ray Discs

At last year’s CES show, there was a lot of buzz about 3D televisions and Ultrabooks. This year the hot ticket was UltraHD television. Formerly known as 4K TVs, these sets have a resolution of 4096 x 2160 pixels – twice that of the 1080p standard. UltraHD TVs also offer larger screen sizes – everything […]

2013 International CES Preview

With just weeks to go until the 2013 International CES kicks off, manufacturers are already starting to leak details about what hot new products will be at the show. Here’s a sneak preview of some of the bigger stories we will be following: Samsung to Present “Complete Brand Makeover” South Korea’s pre-eminent electronics manufacturer has […]

Pioneer BDR-PR1M Archival Blu-ray Writer

Pioneer has two new Blu-ray disc writers in line for release for professional applications. The target market for the disc writers are businesses, libraries, and museums; the goal, to provide a way to transfer and store critical data on archival Blu-ray discs. There are a number of Blu-ray duplicators that can make many copies of […]

Blu-ray vs. DVD vs. 4K

HDTVs are now not the only television sets offering consumers a high definition viewing experience. 4K dimension TVs are in, and they produce extremely crisp details that make you feel like you’re viewing things firsthand. 4K TVs, however, work best with 4K resolution images. So what happens if DVDs and Blu-rays were played through a […]

Epson to Release PP-50BD Blu-ray DiscProducer in Early 2012

There is a buzz in the industry that Epson is preparing to round out its Discproducer product line with a new model. Expected to debut in early 2012, the new machine will support recording on single and dual-layer Blu-ray discs. If it is true, this move would give Epson a major competitive advantage in the […]