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Blackmagic URSA 4K camera features 10-inch flip-out display

Blackmagic URSA 4K camera features 10-inch flip-out display

Among the cameras introduced at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, Blackmagic has introduced a new 4K professional camcorder that stands out, not the least of which is due to its massive 10-inch Full HD flip-out display. The camcorder was designed to look futuristic, and is machined out of aluminum.

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AJA CION 4K camcorder introduced with Apple ProRes

AJA CION 4K camcorder introduced with Apple ProRes

At the NAB event in Las Vegas, AJA has showcased its new camcorder for professionals, the Ultra HD CION, which offers, among other things, Apple ProRes. The camera is said to be the by-product of years of development, and will hit shelves some time this summer for $8,995 USD.

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JVC 4K camera prototypes teased

JVC 4K camera prototypes teased

JVC, which recently introduced a couple new rugged cameras during CES, has detailed its 4K efforts, dropping details on a handful of prototype cameras boasting Ultra HD recording. Included among them are a couple of UAVs -- unmanned aerial vehicles, more commonly called drones -- equipped with small 4K cameras.

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Netflix 4K streaming starts with House of Cards

Netflix 4K streaming starts with House of Cards

Netflix has begun streaming 4K video, quietly enabling Ultra HD content on select streams, though only if viewers have a certain subset of 4K-capable TV. The company began testing of Ultra HD back in late 2013, confirming to subscribers that it was targeting a 2014 launch.

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Sony A7S full-frame camera packs 4K video

Sony A7S full-frame camera packs 4K video

Sony has revealed the Alpha A7S, capable of 4K video and delivering a vast ISO range of 50 to 409,600. Billed the world's first full-frame sensor camera that's capable of full pixel read-out - without any pixel binning process - for movie and 4K HDMI video output, the A7S joins the Alpha A7 and A7S as a compact, interchangeable-lens alternative to bulky DSLRs and video cameras.

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Sony and FIFA team up for 4K 2014 FIFA World Cup coverage

Sony and FIFA team up for 4K 2014 FIFA World Cup coverage

Sony and FIFA have announced that they have teamed up to produce 4K content that sports fans will love. The two are teaming up on 4K coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The footage shot will be used in the official FIFA film that will be show in 4K resolution. Sony and FIFA will also be producing three full matches in 4K resolution.

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Philips unveils 2014 UHD TV line including Android powered model

Philips unveils 2014 UHD TV line including Android powered model

Philips has unveiled its new line up of 4K UHD TVs for 2014. The line has a number of models in it including some with smaller screen sizes. Smaller screen sizes should make the 4K TVs more affordable and easier for consumers on a budget to trade up to.

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Panasonic HX-A500 is a 4K wearable camcorder first

Panasonic HX-A500 is a 4K wearable camcorder first

Among the smattering of wearables news this month comes one that joins the ranks of recent action camcorders: the Panasonic HX-A500, the first wearable 4K 25p camcorder. The device is a two-piece unit of sorts, featuring the lens for head mounting attached to a cable that connects it to the main control unit.

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Pioneer VSX-80 home theater receiver aims at custom installers

Pioneer VSX-80 home theater receiver aims at custom installers

Pioneer makes a lot of home theater gear covering a range of prices and feature sets. The company makes its Elite line, which are high-end receivers that are aimed at custom installers typically. Pioneer has announced two new entry-level Elite receivers for customer installers called the VSX-44 and the VSX-80.

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OS X 10.9.3 to bring 4K display and 60 Hz output on 2013 MacBook Pro

OS X 10.9.3 to bring 4K display and 60 Hz output on 2013 MacBook Pro

It seems that Apple is ready to turbo charge the display capabilities of its current hardware lineup with the upcoming OS X 10.9.3 update. Spotted by beta testers is a new setting that enables native resolution on 4K display as well as 4K output at 60 Hz on 2013 Retina MacBook Pros.

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First Panasonic GH4 4K video footage surfaces

First Panasonic GH4 4K video footage surfaces

A few days ago, Panasonic rolled out its latest digital camera that fits into the Lumix range. The camera is the Lumix GH4 and one of the big features of that camera was the ability to record 4k video. The very first video footage shot using the camera has now surfaced.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 DSLM 4K digital camera unveiled

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 DSLM 4K digital camera unveiled

Panasonic has announced what it says is the first ever Digital Single Lens Mirrorless (DSLM) camera that offers 4K video recording. Photographers can use the camera to both record Ultra HD videos and snap stills, doing so with a 16.05-megapixel Digital Live MOS Sensor and a quad-core processor.

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