4K Events Discussion Thread

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  1. dweber

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    Where I see a difference on the 4K soccer on my 65" tv is when they show a closeup of the crowd or a player closeup.


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    You don't have to. Just add a 4K Joey to your existing Hopper. (You are using Hopper 2, not Hopper 1, correct?) That would at least get you access to all of the regular 4K, not necessarily HDR, though.
     
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    Dish’s broadcast of the women’s World Cup in 4K is passing stereo only. Should be full 5.1 (and can verify it is in the Fox Sports app).
     
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    Updated chart as of 6/12
     

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    Thanks dtv...
     
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    Was there an overflow channel today for the FS1 4k games??

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    I was hoping the US Open would have been shown in 4K. Directv had it, but Dish only had soccer.
     
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    No, at least I didn’t see it. Both games were available, in 4K, via the Fox Sports app. I used my Dish credentials in that app on my Apple TV 4K and was able to see both matches.
     
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    I believe golf 4k events are exclusive to AT&T/DirecTV. Doesn't matter who is broadcasting fox , CBS Etc its exclusive to DirecTV. At the beginning of the 4k broadcast there is some "big wig" from AT&T talking about the exclusive event etc.

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    Is there any 4k on demand?
    I thought superstore was, but don't see it now.
    I just got real internet and want to play!
     
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    Go to On Demand: Menu (Home, Home), On Demand, 4K Movies and Shows....
     
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    Thanks!
    Interesting to see younger in there; watching the recorded channel has been CRAP! like 1999 TV crap, fuzzy; washed out, low audio, etc. the 4K blows it away obviously!

    Any rumors on CFB this year; who may get 4k coverage? Any streaming 4K CFB out there?
     
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    We had weekly CFB 4K games last season. I'm sure we'll see it again this year. Time will tell.....
     
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    I imagine fox sports will continue to have College football games in 4k !

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    July updated to include MLS all star game / FS1 Event

    Please let me know any updates for DiSH
     

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