has started its private Beta service that ships 4K content to Redray players – mostly focusing on indie films.
What about the size of the content? Here’s a quote:
Because of its initial reliance on the Redray Player, ODEMAX is encoding its movies in the proprietary .RED format (Sony is using a proprietary compression system from eyeIO to squeeze down the size of its 4K movie files). File sizes depend on the length of the movie, but average size of a feature-length film in the .RED format is about 9 Gigabytes to 10 GB, though ODEMAX has been able to pack a 90-minute feature into a 6 GB container, Poarch said.
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