Sony to trial live 4K Confederations Cup this year | Ultra High Definition Television (UHDTV) |

Broadcast reports Sony have confirmed plans to conduct a live 4K (or Ultra HD) production of the FIFA Confederations Cup as part of an internal trial.

The production won’t be broadcast publicly but the production will be used to assess creative and technical 4K workflow during a live sports broadcast.

Three matches will be filmed in the ‘beyond HD’ format using a 4K mobile production unit supplied by Telegenic.

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