2K resolution

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2K resolution

Approximately 2,000 pixels of horizontal resolution in a video frame. Used to rate digital cinema formats, the 2K refers to horizontal resolution in contrast to standard digital TVs, which are stated in vertical lines; for example, 720p and 1080p. For more 2K cinema format details, see 4K resolution. See 2K TV.
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Hollywood movies are delivering content in India in a 2k format.
The field trial will implement the DCI specifications for both the 4K format of 4,096 by 2,160 pixels (total resolution of eight million pixels) and the 2K format at 2,048 by 1,080 pixels (total resolution of two million pixels.
Tektronix will continue to develop additional software upgrades to include 2K formats for its WFM7200 and WVR7200 and additional 2K/4K formats for its WFM8200 and WFM8300 model waveform monitors and WVR8200 and WVR8300 model rasterizers.