Not quite, but it has a nice ring doesn’t it? Japanese broadcasters NHK are further pushing notions for 8k broadcast streams by 2016. Broadcast Engineering have published an article highlighting an 8K camera by Astro Design, presented at NHK’s Open House.
The camera features a 2.5in, 33-megapixel CMOS sensor. Producing 8k output and 4K monitoring. Another product at the Open House also unveiled development of the world’s first HEVC/H.265 real-time encoder for 8K Ultra HD.