UHD ALLIANCE PRESS RELEASE
April 12, 2016

UHD ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES ULTRA HD BLU-RAY PLAYER CERTIFICATION
UHDA Launches “ULTRA HD PREMIUM” Logo and Certification Licensing for Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Players

LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2016 – The UHD Alliance (UHDA), the inter-industry group charged with fostering the Ultra HD ecosystem and promoting the benefits of Ultra HD entertainment technology, today expanded the range of products that can bear the ULTRA HD PREMIUM logo with announcement of certification and logo licensing for Ultra HD Blu-ray Players. The ULTRA HD PREMIUM logo, which was unveiled at CES® 2016, helps consumers identify televisions, content, content services, and now, playback devices, capable of delivering a premium experience to an exploding Ultra HD market that is expected to grow eightfold by 2019.

Developed through the collaborative efforts of leading film studios, consumer electronics manufacturers, content distributors and technology companies, the ULTRA HD PREMIUM specifications reflect collective expertise from across the Ultra HD ecosystem, as well as significant input gleaned from experiential consumer testing.

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April 12, 2016″

UHD ALLIANCE PRESS RELEASE
January 4, 2016

UHD ALLIANCE DEFINES PREMIUM HOME ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE
Unveils Consumer-Facing “ULTRA HD PREMIUM” Logo and Begins Certification, Licensing
Establishes First Cross-Industry-Developed Quality Criteria for HDR Across Displays, Content and Distribution

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2016 – Enjoying a premium, full-featured Ultra High Definition in-home experience has been simplified for consumers as the UHD Alliance (UHDA), the inter-industry group charged with fostering the Ultra HD ecosystem and promoting the benefits of Ultra HD entertainment technology, today unveiled a consumer-facing logo to identify devices, content and services capable of delivering a premium experience to an exploding Ultra HD market that is expected to grow eightfold by 2019. The UHDA also announced the start of licensing of its ULTRA HD PREMIUM logo.

Developed through the collaborative efforts of leading film studios, consumer electronics manufacturers, content distributors and technology companies, the Ultra HD Premium specifications reflect collective expertise from across the Ultra HD ecosystem, as well as significant input gleaned from experiential consumer testing.

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January 4, 2016″

UHD ALLIANCE PRESS RELEASE
December 8, 2015

UHD ALLIANCE COMPLETES PREMIUM SPECIFICATIONS FOR ULTRA HD DISPLAYS,
CONTENT AND DISTRIBUTION
— UHDA Information Agreement Available to Interested Companies —

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8, 2015 – The UHD Alliance (UHDA), the inter-industry group charged with fostering an ecosystem that fully realizes and promotes the consumer benefits of Ultra HD entertainment technology, announced today the completion of premium specifications for 4K Ultra HD displays, content and distribution.

Composed of the leading film studios, consumer electronics manufacturers, content distributors and technology companies, the UHDA will announce details of the new specifications and unveil a consumer-facing certification logo to identify products that can deliver the ultimate UHD experience at CES® 2016.

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December 8, 2015″

UHD ALLIANCE PRESS RELEASE
August 31, 2015

UHD ALLIANCE NEARING COMPLETION OF PREMIUM SPECIFICATIONS, CERTIFICATION/COMPLIANCE AND CONSUMER LOGO PROGRAMS

Consumer Tests Driving Next-Generation Characteristics; UHDA Membership Triples

LOS ANGELES – August 31, 2015 – The UHD Alliance (UHDA), charged with fostering an ecosystem that fully realizes and promotes next-generation entertainment technology, announced that consumer-driven testing will aid in the final determination of characteristics that provide the most compelling in-home, next-generation entertainment experience.

Composed of the leading film studios, consumer electronics manufacturers, content distributors and technology companies, the UHDA also announced that its membership has nearly tripled since its formation earlier this year and that it is close to finalizing specification elements as well as certification, logo and other critical ecosystem components.

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August 31, 2015″

UHD Alliance Press Release
April 7, 2015

UHD Alliance Calls for Contributor Members to Define the Next-Generation Entertainment Experience

Los Angeles, CA – April 7th, 2015 – Founding members of the UHD Alliance, representing leading companies in entertainment, technology, consumer electronics and distribution, today issued a call for contributors to join their mission to advance a new and differentiated entertainment experience for Ultra HD including high dynamic range, wide color gamut, high frame rate and advanced audio.

The goal of the Alliance is to ensure these technologies, coupled with performance metrics, will deliver a premium entertainment experience throughout the Ultra HD ecosystem from content creation to consumer enjoyment.

In addition to working discussions around technical specifications and certification details, the UHD Alliance will help develop industry-standard branding so that consumers can clearly identify certified premium UHD content and devices offered in the marketplace.

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April 7, 2015″

UHD Alliance Press Release
January 5, 2015

Hollywood Studios, Consumer Electronics Brands, Content Distributors, Post-Production and Technology Companies Announce UHD Alliance to Establish Premium Quality Standards Across Content and Devices at CES 2015

Alliance Ensures a Seamless, Integrated and High-quality UHD Ecosystem for the Consumer Las Vegas, NV – January 5, 2015 – Leading Hollywood studios, consumer electronics brands, content distributors, post-production and technology companies announced today the launch of the UHD (Ultra High
Definition) Alliance – a new coalition of companies united to set the bar for next generation video entertainment by establishing new standards to support innovation in video technologies including 4K and higher resolutions, high dynamic range, wider color gamut and immersive 3D audio. The UHD Alliance was created with the consumer in mind; it provides information on premium Ultra-HD content and devices to deliver best-in-class home entertainment. The Alliance is also focused on helping consumers benefit from a seamless, integrated and high-quality Ultra-HD ecosystem from end-to-end. Premium Ultra-HD content and devices will be clearly identified so consumers can easily recognize them inshore. Continue reading “UHD Alliance Press Release
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Monday, Jan 5

CES: Disney, Fox, Warners Among Stakeholders Launching UHD Alliance Hollywood Reporter

CES: Hollywood Studios, CE Brands Form UHD Alliance Broadcasting & Cable

Samsung, Disney, Netflix, and more team up to define Ultra HD and how you’ll watch it The Verge

3D TV was a bust, but the UHD Alliance promises 4K will be different The Guardian

CES 2015: Panasonic unveils world’s first 4K Blu-ray player and joins UHD Alliance International Business Times UK