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Submitted by gaffyh 1120d ago | news

Size of 4K Movies Revealed: Won't Fit on Blu-ray

Gadgehit.com writes: "After Sony’s live Consumer Electronics Show 2013 conference, President and Chief Operating Officer Phil Molyneux had some very interesting comments on the future of Blu-ray disc and Ultra High Definition 4K (four times the resolution of the current 1080p HD standard) video content." (Hi-tech, Sony, Video)

MrDead  +   1120d ago
What happened to Pioneer's 500GB Blu-ray disc?

There is also the 1TB Blu-ray
http://www.xbitlabs.com/new...
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Crazyglues  +   1120d ago
Ok Phil Molyneux said, "If you look at the Bluray format and the density of a 4K native content movie, you can’t fit it on a bluray disc. it’s a 120gigs depending on the length of movie …We’ve got to find the other way, which is downloading."

Downloading??? - Are you kidding me??? you think people who have trouble getting a 2 gig movie file are going to download a 120 Gig movie... LMAO..

- I don't think so... Clearly Sony has a new upgraded Blu-ray disc for PS4 which fit's 4k movies fine..

It's most likely going to make buying 4k Blu-ray movies a big hit again because downloading that on anything but a FIOS connection is going to be painful..
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gaffyh  +   1120d ago
Yeah seems unlikely to be downloading, although if Google has there way, we could be look at massively faster internet connections in the near future.

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