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Old 03-07-2018, 06:19 AM   #3701
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won't port to MA as 4K if redeemed before the addition of 4K content, if iTunes get them.
This could and should change, especially if you purchased an HD title that is later in 4K. Last I checked, bundles containing one or more 4K titles also don't port to MA as UHD. So they really need to find a way to remedy this. I wanted to purchase the LOTR/Hobbit set but don't want the 4K versions forever stuck in iTunes.
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Old 03-07-2018, 06:31 PM   #3702
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Old 03-08-2018, 04:33 AM   #3703
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I Just bought Blade Runner 2049 and it is 21 GB on my iPad Pro. Yeah HDR is way better than HD.
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Old 03-09-2018, 01:59 AM   #3704
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Why did they get rid of the download option? Why streaming only?
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Old 03-09-2018, 02:01 AM   #3705
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Why did they get rid of the download option? Why streaming only?
Where? You've never been able to download on an Apple TV. iTunes can still download, but you've not been able to download 4K on iTunes anyway.
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Old 03-09-2018, 02:10 AM   #3706
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Where? You've never been able to download on an Apple TV. iTunes can still download, but you've not been able to download 4K on iTunes anyway.
Can't download 4k. Why?
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Old 03-09-2018, 04:06 AM   #3707
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Can't download 4k. Why?
Cause Apple is stupid with releasing low storage devices 32 and 64 GB, 4K movies should be around 80 GB and higher.

I still don't understand why Apple doesn't want to sell 1 or 2 TB of Apple TV's, That's why I don't buy it and prefer to watch movies (HDR's at least) on my iPad Pro.

Yeah downloaded archive is a good thing for any family.
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Old 03-09-2018, 05:24 AM   #3708
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Apple support's response to Murder on the Orient Express redeeming as HD only in MA: That title is HD only. We do not carry it in 4K.
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Old 03-09-2018, 05:25 AM   #3709
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Can't download 4k. Why?


Iíd say the reason is because thatís the deal theyíve come to with the involved studios to keep the price low and offer the free upgrades instead of charging a premium for 4K.

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Old 03-09-2018, 05:33 AM   #3710
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Cause Apple is stupid with releasing low storage devices 32 and 64 GB, 4K movies should be around 80 GB and higher.

I still don't understand why Apple doesn't want to sell 1 or 2 TB of Apple TV's, That's why I don't buy it and prefer to watch movies (HDR's at least) on my iPad Pro.

Yeah downloaded archive is a good thing for any family.
Its a size issue...

Vudu doesnít let you download in 4K and FandangoNow has very specific requirements to download eligible 4K titles.

1 to 2 TBs of flash memory would also cost a bit to produce too.
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Old 03-09-2018, 06:12 AM   #3711
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I’d say the reason is because that’s the deal they’ve come to with the involved studios to keep the price low and offer the free upgrades instead of charging a premium for 4K.
Kscape has downloading for 4k content that is the same bit-rate as the 4k disc and it's the only digital service that has this feature but the hardware required is very expensive.
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Old 03-09-2018, 11:53 AM   #3712
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Size has nothing to do with it. Have you noticed you can't watch these licensed 4k movies on your PC?
There is your clue.

Streaming + device gives them better DRM control.
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Old 03-09-2018, 01:45 PM   #3713
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Does Justice League 4K redeemed in UV/VUDU port to iTunes in 4K?
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Old 03-09-2018, 03:51 PM   #3714
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Size has nothing to do with it. Have you noticed you can't watch these licensed 4k movies on your PC?
There is your clue.

Streaming + device gives them better DRM control.
This. When you stream, every few seconds, your device pings back the entitlement servers to verify both you and the devices are verified to play back the content.
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Old 03-09-2018, 05:50 PM   #3715
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Does Justice League 4K redeemed in UV/VUDU port to iTunes in 4K?
Yes. I bought the UHD 4k BluRay combo on Vudu and iTunes shows it in my library as 4k.
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Old 03-09-2018, 05:56 PM   #3716
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Yes. I bought the UHD 4k BluRay combo on Vudu and iTunes shows it in my library as 4k.


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Old 03-09-2018, 07:51 PM   #3717
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I had an old copy of Dark Knight in HD, I’ve just redeemed the Dark Knight trilogy in flixster all the films have ported through to iTunes in 4k except DK, that has appeared as HD, so now I have two copies in HD. If I hide them and then I hide they both appear in my iTunes library on my PC as HD. On my iPad only one copy appears in HD.
I’ve contacted Apple and they say their engineers are aware of a problem, has anyone else experienced this?
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Old 03-09-2018, 10:35 PM   #3718
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Lara Croft Cradle of Life now 4k
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Old 03-09-2018, 10:37 PM   #3719
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I had an old copy of Dark Knight in HD, Iíve just redeemed the Dark Knight trilogy in flixster all the films have ported through to iTunes in 4k except DK, that has appeared as HD, so now I have two copies in HD. If I hide them and then I hide they both appear in my iTunes library on my PC as HD. On my iPad only one copy appears in HD.
Iíve contacted Apple and they say their engineers are aware of a problem, has anyone else experienced this?
You need to hide them before you port and Iím having the same issue with Batman Begins because I forgot to hide it; MA Support saying we donít do 4k is really getting on my proverbials
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Old 03-09-2018, 11:03 PM   #3720
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I just purchased the Lara Croft bundle. Cradle of Life is only playing in HD though even though the page says 4K. Anyone else seeing this issue?
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