Video: Codecs, standards and UHD formats – where is the industry headed? – The Broadcast Knowledge

UHD transmissions have been available for many years now and form a growing, albeit slow-growing, percentage of channels available. The fact that major players such as Sky and BT Sports in the UK, NBCUniversal and the ailing DirecTV in the US, see fit to broadcast sports in UHD shows that the technology is trusted and mature. But given the prevalence of 4K in films from Netflix, Apple TV+ streaming is actually the largest delivery mechanism for 4K/UHD video into the home.

Source: Video: Codecs, standards and UHD formats – where is the industry headed? – The Broadcast Knowledge