HD or 4K: Which Resolution is Right for You? . You have probably heard the term 'retina' in Apple marketing, which describes the ultra high definition displays on Macs and i OS devices. When will HD suffice? For a highly cinematic video, you want to capture your footage in the highest Resolution possible.
One example of the higher cost comes in the form of needing a computer powerful enough to process the high Resolution footage efficiently. If your machine is not powerful enough, your editing program will stutter and stall, and watching a playback before you export will be nearly impossible. Because you are capturing more detail in 4K, the file sizes are larger, which leads to more storage space consumed. While many cameras can capture footage at 4K Resolution, the sensor quality….