4K Movies – What is currently available?
Looking for 4k movies and content to watch on your new 4k Ultra HD TV?
Could The waiting for 4k movies now be over?
Step forward the Sony FMP-X1 4K Ultra HD media streamer.
Available now for around $698 the Sony FMP-X1 4K Ultra HD media streamer comes preloaded with 10 4k movies. The unit has a 2TB hard drive and will connect to your home network using a wired Ethernet connection.
Sony’s new 4K movies download service, is now live! and offers over 70 feature films, 4k movies, short-form videos and TV shows in native 4K Ultra HD resolution.
You have the option to either rent or purchase this media. The movie or tv show will be then downloaded to the Sony FMP-X1 4K Ultra HD media streamer . By the end of the year more than 100 titles are expected..
The cost for TV episodes is $3.99, while movies start at $7.99 for a 24-hour rental, or $29.99 for a purchase.
Video Unlimited 4K is accessible using the Sony 4K Ultra HD Media Player with the Sony 55X900A and 65X900A 4K TVs
Take a look at the Sony 4k Unlimited video service!
Getting 4k Movies to fit onto on to a disc is proving to be quite a challenge.
Introducing ‘Mastered in 4K’ from Sony
Available to buy right now!
Some of the larger internet retailers, such as Sony are starting to sell its ‘Mastered in 4K’ Blu-rays.
These are movies that have been filmed in 4k, scanned in 4K and then scaled down to 1080p to fit on a standard Blu-ray disc. At the moment there are 10 titles available such as Total Recall and Ghostbusters
What 4k Movies-’Mastered in 4k’ are available to buy right now?
Angels and Demons
ANGELS AND DEMONS re-teams director Ron Howard and star Tom Hanks for the sequel to their international blockbuster adaptation of Dan Brown’s novel THE DA VINCI CODE.
A great film that just got better!
Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis wrote the script, but Bill Murray gets all the best lines and moments in this 1984 comedy directed by Ivan Reitman
We have put together a selection of the very latest ‘Mastered in 4k’ titles available to purchase today from our 4k Movie Store.
What other 4k Movies can I watch on my 4k Ultra HD TV?
Also available are new optimised 4k movies (such as the one below) which promise to deliver the best possible picture quality to show off your latest Ultra HD television or projector. These again are ‘Mastered in 4k’ which means they have been scaled down to fit on a Blu-ray disc but designed to be scaled back up extremely well indeed onto a new 4K Ultra HD Television.
Films optimized for 4K Ultra HD are here to bridge the gap. It is claimed that these films will help people to really show off their new 4K televisions and 4KProjectors. These films will have been either scanned or filmed in 4K and then scaled down to fit on a 1080p Blu-ray disc. It is unlikely that there will be room for additional features due to the sheer size of the information on each disc.
If you are interested in showing off your new 1080p TV, 4k television or 4k projector to it’s maximum, then for a fairly modest price these are very tempting indeed.
- Nature’s Greatest Journey (Limited Edition – Filmed in 4K ULTRA HD) [Blu-ray]
Enjoy this brilliant picture with exquisite detail using your existing Blu-ray or PlayStation 3 console. This Blu-ray is optimized for 4K Ultra HD TVs and Full HD TVs. A spectacular high definition picture with amazing sound.
Imagine playing this on your new 4k Television!
- Nature’s Greatest Journey (Limited Edition – Filmed in 4K ULTRA HD)