For the first time, an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event was made available for streaming in 4K Ultra-HD resolution. “UFC 200: Tate vs. Nunes,” which took place July 9 in Las Vegas, streamed in the United States and Canada with the UFC app and compatible 4K televisions, including Sony’s 4K HDR Ultra HD units. DirecTV satellite subscribers were able to access the event through their set-top boxes.
Panasonic is launching its 4K Ultra-HD Blu-ray Disc player in domestic stores in September, priced at $699.99. First unveiled at CES in January, the DMP-UB900 will be the most expensive UHD Blu-ray player on the market.
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