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4k cameras and our monitors

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#1 Janice Arthur

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Posted 14 May 2016 - 10:35 AM

Hi all;

As I finally look to upgrade the 4k cameras seem to have HD-SDI outputs.

So my question is, any compatibility issues with current LCD monitors and 4k cameras?

Like everyone when I finally make a purchase I'm trying to avoid it being obsolete soon.

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#2 Alan Rencher

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Posted 14 May 2016 - 07:59 PM

Very few cameras actually output a 4K signal, and all those cameras (and future cameras) will output HD for at least another 5 years or so.
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#3 Victor Lazaro

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Posted 15 May 2016 - 08:23 AM

Then we will simply convert down or upgrade our monitors.
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#4 Blake Waldock

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 09:34 AM

I dare say like many HD (broadcast) cameras that can switch between SD/HD SDI, they'll be HD/4K switchable outputs when that time comes. Life left for current monitors for sure!
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