Comcast’s 4K set-prime field is coming later this yr
Comcast goes 4K in an enormous approach this yr. The a lot-hated cable big simply introduced that it will be rolling out a brand new model of its Xfinity X1 set prime field later this yr that may deliver 4K programming to much more of its clients. To date, Comcast has solely made its Xfinity 4K providing obtainable to Samsung 4K TVs. Comcast is looking its new set-prime field the Xi4, and whereas we have no footage of it but, it can doubtless resemble the corporate’s present X1 field (above). Come 2016, Comcast additionally plans to launch one other model of the field that helps excessive dynamic vary video, which ought to ship some a lot wanted distinction and shade enhancements. You possibly can anticipate “a whole lot” of 4K titles on Comcast’s UHD service later this yr, together with nature programming like Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia, in addition to full seasons of exhibits from SyFy, USA and Starz like Defiance and Outlander.
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