Google flaunts its photography skills
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 28 April 2017 07:12

Google flaunts its photography skills


HDR+ mode gets a makeover using more exposures


A Google engineer has recently posted some extreme examples of night time photography using the Google Pixel and Nexus 6P smartphones in an effort to bring these devices close to the mastery of a modern DSLR cameras.

Nvidia shows Mass Effect Andromeda in 4K HDR
Published in Games


Running on GTX 1080 Ti

While Mass Effect Andromeda has just become available for some EA/Origin Access users as a 10-hour trial, Nvidia has brought a rather neat treat, in the form of a 4K trailer with HDR enabled.

Hitman getting 4K and HDR support
Published in Games
Friday, 20 January 2017 16:13

Hitman getting 4K and HDR support


Coming by the end of this month

IO Interactive has announced that its Hitman 2016 game will be getting HDR support on all platforms by the end of this month, except for Xbox One.

The next steps for 4K film and broadcast delivery
Published in News


CES panel: HDR is the bigger "value-added" technology


During CES, we attended a discussion panel on the market outlook for 4K television sets presented by a handful of researchers and entertainment industry executives driving content adoption.

Nvidia announces G-Sync HDR at CES 2017
Published in Graphics
Friday, 06 January 2017 15:43

Nvidia announces G-Sync HDR at CES 2017


With 4K G-Sync panels running at 144Hz

Nvidia is following AMD closely at CES 2017 show and has announced its own Nvidia G-Sync HDR, developed in cooperation with AU Optronics.

HDMI v2.1 standard brings higher resolutions
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 05 January 2017 12:31

HDMI v2.1 standard brings higher resolutions


Dynamic HDR and Game Mode VRR support as well

The HDMI Forum has officially announced the upcoming release of the HDMI v2.1 specification, bringing a range of higher video resolutions, Dynamic HDR support and more.

LG preparing 4K/UHD HDR monitor for CES 2017
Published in News
Friday, 16 December 2016 12:02

LG preparing 4K/UHD HDR monitor for CES 2017


Couple of other monitors

LG has announced that it will show a couple of monitors at CES 2017 show in January including a gaming monitor, the world's first Chromecast-enabled monitor and the new 32-inch HDR10 3232UD99 monitor with 4K/UHD resolution, IPS panel and support for 95 percent of the DCI-P3 color range.

LG first to fix PS4 Pro connection issues
Published in News
Friday, 02 December 2016 11:46

LG first to fix PS4 Pro connection issues


Brings new TV firmware updates

LG has started rolling out new TV firmware updates that should fix the problem some users had while connecting their favorite 4K HDR TV to a shiny new Playstation 4 Pro console.

Samsung doing more UHD deals with Euro content providers
Published in Graphics


Backing up its hardware


Samsung is finally getting around to backing up its 2016 UHD and HDR TV range by signing deals with European content providers.

Kaby Lake GPU learns hardware HDR
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 10:23

Kaby Lake GPU learns hardware HDR


Exclusive: Hardware VP9, HEVC 10b too

Intel's Kaby Lake-S chips, which will launch as Core i7 and Core i5 in overclocked and non-overclocked versions, will have an updated GPU. They will be HDR capable and a hardware encoder and decoder support for VP9, HEVC 10b codecs.