[Bglug] World’s first 8K TV broadcasts begin for Rio 2016 Olympics

Brad Rodriguez brad at bradrodriguez.com
Sun Aug 14 10:40:13 EDT 2016


It depends on the size of the screen and how far you sit from it.  Within
a 60-degree viewing angle, most people resolve between 4 and 7
megapixels.
http://www.red.com/learn/red-101/eyesight-4k-resolution-viewing

An 8K x 4K display would be 32 megapixels, which is a bit excessive.

Cheers,
Brad

On Sun, 14 Aug 2016 10:19:41 -0400
Logan Streondj <streondj at gmail.com> wrote:
 
> Yea, I think like Concord there are limits.
> People don't need to see at such high resolution,
> or fly faster than the speed of sound.
> 
> 720p is the most my computers/monitors can handle, and it's definitely
> enough. Buying 8k or even 4k equipment can be rather expensive.


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