According to Digitimes, Apple is developing a TV with a display of 4K UHD resolution. 4K is a video with extremely high resolution, when UHD TV is an ultra-definition television (Ultra High Definition Television (UHDTV), that includes 4K UHDTV (2160p) and 8K UHDTV (4320p), two digital formats . Such innovation is expected to debut either later this year or in early 2014. A new product is going to be called “iTV,” and will require a 3840 x 2160 panel in the TV with display of 3,840-by-2,160 pixel. It’ll be connective with Internet, controlled by voice and will respond to motion.
Consumers have already seen 4K panels from TV manufacturers like LG and Samsung, though the prices were inaccessible for ordinary customer.
The first high-resolution displays from Apple are expected to release in 2013, as the publication mentioned. Besides, it’ll be a perfect chance to meet demand from Chinese manufactures.
Apple and its partner Foxconn are on their way to the mass production of UHDTVs. Apple has its own display suppliers, who are mainly worked with components for the iPad, iPhone and other devices, nevertheless the company in Cupertino received instruction to find a safe supplier.