Many of the New 4K/UHD Television Owners Search For Sources of 4K Videos For Watching and Downloading. This article definitely a timely need to many of the readers. At this moment (December 2018) number of 4K videos available online not exactly less. Ultra-high-definition (UHD) includes both 4K UHD and 8K UHD. These two digital video formats has an aspect ratio of 16:9. UHDTV-1 is 3840 pixels x 2160 pixels (8.29 megapixels), and also known as 4K UHD. Although 4K digital cinema formats may have resolutions such as the 4096 × 2160 (DCI 4K/Cinema 4K). UHDTV-2 is 7680 pixels x 4320 pixels (33.18 megapixels), and also referred as 8K UHD.
Sources of 4K Videos For Watching
Worldwide, there are actually just few satellite television broadcasting at 4K. Fashion 4K, Discovery (Europe), Travelxp (Europe), ETV sports UHD (Ethiopia), National Geographic 4K (India), Sony SIX 4K are few of the globally mentionable DTH which 24×7 runs 4K.
The recommended minimum internet speeds for 4K from some of the most popular streaming services on internet is not exactly less. Netflix needs 25 Mbps, Amazon Prime Video needs 20 Mbps, Hulu needs 13 Mbps and YouTube needs 20 Mbps. The digits in reallity for current 4G/LTE is closest to maximum bandwidth.
Amazon Prime Video practically “safe mirror” of Netflix. Netflix itself constantly negotiate licensing for movies, and also the 4K selection keeps changing. Of course, most stable source of 4K UHD is 4K Blu-Ray player with 4K movies. The number of movies of own choice is never huge.
YouTube, Vimeo actually have largest collection of user uploaded 4K content. Ultraflix probably cheapest for 4K movie rental.
Sources of 4K Videos For Download
Netflix allows to download videos aka movies. However, there may be trick to make such download usable only within the period of subscription.
There are “traps” to “catch” 4K HDMI video signal from source to television – 4K video capture box or 4K HDMI grabber. It is probably interesting to “catch” videos from documentary broadcating by various DTH. There are software version of it like
PlayOn application. 4K capture cards also sold to capture “games”.
4K content from YouTube readily downloadable using various online apps (like
clipconverter.cc) and apps for Windows, Mac, Linux. Usually a drama of hide & seek game goes on catching the “criminals” allowing way to download video.
Most of the 4k retail disc are of 66GB. Most direct stream rips will actually be in the 40 to 50 range. The huge need of storage space limits the number of “illegal sharing” sites. Around 16 minutes 4K demo video have a size of 1.6 GB. Blu-ray writers are practical need to store so huge amount of data. BDXL Blu-ray writers support 100 GB blank blu-ray disks.