March 30, 2017 Barry Tait

What Is the Difference Between 4K And 1080P Video?

What Is the Difference Between 4K And 1080P Video?

Most people are by now very familiar with 1080P high definition video quality. It is admired for its clarity and as a result, became the standard high definition format in use around the world. Even consumer DSLR cameras priced at well under $1000 have full 1080P video recording capability nowadays.

But 4K is the technology that’s gaining attention now, and with good reason. It is, however, easy to feel confused between 1080P and 4K. What exactly are the differences between them? Why is one better than the other? Can you really tell the difference? These are all questions that need to be answered if one is to have a good, solid knowledge about the future of ultra high definition video in the form 4K.

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Barry Tait We border beautiful Lake Michigan to the east. Since 1993, we have been serving the Greater Wisconsin and Chicago land areas with excellence in multi-media design. We can make your ideas come to life with interactive videos and flash animations.