It is next-generation Video standard to provide high-definition high-resolution Video (super hi-vision) more in comparison with current digital broadcasting (full high-definition).
As 4 times, 8K are the number of the pixels of 16 times, in 4K, coarseness is not outstanding in comparison with full high-definition (2K) in big screen either.
This broadcast of new 4K8K satellite broadcasting is started on December 1, 2018 and can enjoy high-definition high-resolution Video.
Broadcast of "4K" is offered by Internet service with some broadcast now. From December, 2018, this broadcast of "4K8K" begins in BS, 110 degrees CS newly.
You become able to watch in general family
"Reception facilities" (2K4K8K-adaptive teledishes) to receive "4K-adaptive TV +4K tuner" or "4K TV" and broadcast wave are necessary.
It is TV which can display 4K video signal that can receive broadcasted digital Hi-Vision broadcast and was input by the outside at 4K original image quality (horizontal 3,840 pixels, perpendicular 2,160 pixels) now. It is commercially available from many makers now.
In addition to function of 4K-adaptive TV, we can receive 4K broadcast in the TV body ※It is TV which is 1. Commercially available TV has thing which 4K broadcast of 124/128 degree CS can receive now. In addition, TV which can receive 4K, 8K broadcast of BS, 110 degrees CS is going to be marketed before this broadcast start of new 4K8K satellite broadcasting.