720p

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720p

The 1280x720 "progressive scan" HDTV format. Although the lowest HDTV standard, on TVs up to 40", 720p delivers excellent quality. At 40", and beyond, the higher 1080p resolution offers optimum viewing, especially for the Blu-ray high-definition format. See progressive scan, HDTV, HD formats and 1080p.
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A companion trend that Ericsson raises is a rise in higher versions of profiles, such as 720p50 or 720p60 full frame rate HDR.
This new update adds additional project configurations including improved drop frame timecode support, 720p50 and 720p conforming, 1080p50, 1080p59.
Both Avid products also offer expanded format support, including write-back capabilities for the popular Sony XDCAM and Panasonic P2 file-based media formats, as well as support for the emerging 720p50 HD broadcast standard in Europe.
Support for 720p50 sequences - providing European customers transitioning to HD with capture, conform, finishing, and mastering tools in the 720p50 standard.
HDTV ready displays need a minimum of 720 lines vertical resolution Scan formats of 720P50 and 1080i25 for HDTV Standard interfaces for peripheral equipment