Funimation will replace ‘Akira’ 4K Blu-ray discs to add HDR

  • December 25, 2020
I’ve been anticipating the release of Akira on Ultra HD Blu-ray since it was announced in 2019, and this week the discs finally shipped but there’s one small problem. While the release of this remastered anime classic in Japan includes HDR as intende…

Sony A7C review: Smart, small and clumsy

  • December 23, 2020
With the launch of the A7S III, Sony proved that it still rules the full-frame mirrorless camera market, despite impressive rival products from Canon. On the APS-C side, however, it keeps building the same cameras over and over using recycled parts f…

Vizio’s first 4K OLED TVs are on sale starting at $1,200

  • October 7, 2020
At CES in January Vizio revealed it would finally add a couple of OLED options to its TV lineup, and now they’re going on sale. With their incredible contrast and ability to produce details while watching dark scenes, OLED TVs have remained at the to…

‘Need For Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered’ arrives on November 6th

  • October 5, 2020
EA has revved up its engines for a remastered version of Need For Speed Hot Pursuit. It’ll land on PC, Xbox One and PS4 on November 6th, almost 10 years to the date after the original game was released. Need For Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered will arri…

Apple TV now plays YouTube videos in 4K, with limits

  • October 4, 2020
As promised, the Apple TV is finally starting to play YouTube videos in 4K — with caveats. Users on Reddit and elsewhere (via FlatpanelsHD and 9to5Mac) are starting to see YouTube 4K support enabled on the media hub when it’s using at least tvOS 14….

TCL’s next 6 Series TV has a THX-certified gaming mode

  • August 3, 2020
TCL has collaborated with THX on the next edition of its 6 Series TV with a Certified Game Mode, continuing the company’s recent foray into gaming technology. Both companies say the pairing of TCL’s “superior visuals” and THX’s “world-class” technolo…

Blackmagic’s new $9,995 camera shoots 12K video at 60fps

  • July 16, 2020
Move over Canon R5, there’s a new lust-worthy camera in town. On Thursday, Blackmagic Design unveiled the Ursa Mini Pro 12K. The centerpiece of the company’s third-generation Ursa Mini Pro is an 80-megapixel 12,288 x 6,480 sensor with 14 stops of dyn…