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Huge increase in 4K TV sales

Published in Business

With an epidemic of Black Friday sales and the start of the Christmas retail season starting to kick in, the CE industry has already had a significant boost with reports of a 500% increase in 4K set sales amidst a general uptick in units.

RED draws battle-lines for 4K film distribution

Published in Studio & Broadcast

A day is a long time in digital video technology. And what we now know is that the battle-lines have been drawn for the fight over 4K delivery. Is this simply a squabble between obscure and proprietary systems, or the end-game in the democratisation of cinema that started with the RED One, and blossomed into the plethora of affordable cameras that start with DSLRs and go all the way up to the new Sony F55?

Sony's PXW-X180 is a very forward-looking camera, with mutliple codecs, several storage options, and a good looking lens. Sony's Product Manager Bill Drummond talks us through the new features

Wimbledon tennis looking at 4k

Published in Production

Exclusive: Red Shark understands that the BBC is looking quite seriously at capturing this year’s Wimbledon tennis championships in 4k.

Sony explains its new 4K codec: XAVC

Published in Technology & Computing

Do we need yet another H.264 - based codec? Sony thinks that we do, and explains why

Here's another chance to read: Are consumer products more advanced than professional ones?

Sony's Glasnost: Is Sony opening up to working with other companies and products?

Last week we wrote about our tour of Sony's Pencoed factory, one of the very few places where Sony cameras are made outside of Japan

Sony F65 goes 8K (sort of)

Published in Technology & Computing

Sony's been busy this year, but amid the new product announcements, the electronics giant quietly releases news that impacts its top-of-the-line F65 camera.

Sony's astonishing World Cup statistics

Published in Business

When you say you're going to cover the World's biggest televised event, you have to do it in a big way. Here are the facts and figures behind Sony's coverage of the 2014 football World Cup

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