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48fps

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The Hobbit is an unexpectedly slow journey at 48fps HFR

The Hobbit is shot in 3D at 48 frames per second -- twice the rate of normal movies. But what difference does it make? What does HFR look like?

By December 9, 2012

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The Hobbit in 48fps HFR to be screened at 29 Vue cinemas

Vue has confirmed 29 cinemas that will show The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in HFR at 48 frames per second.

By December 3, 2012

Editors' Take

Nikon 1 S2

The latest in a line of sub-$500 ILC announcements this spring, Nikon's cheapest model certainly doesn't skimp on the performance specs.

May 13, 2014

Review

Sony Xperia M2

Although the Sony Xperia M2 looks pretty slick, it's let down by its low resolution display and its old version of Android, which makes even its affordable price way too high. For much less money, you could snap up the Moto G or spend a little more and pick up the older Xperia Z with its full HD display and waterproof design.

July 24, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating July 24, 2014
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The Hobbit in 48fps HFR limited to select UK cinemas

Hardly any British cinemas will show The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey at its intended frame rate due to a need to upgrade projectors.

By November 15, 2012

Editors' Take

Nikon 1 V3 (with 10-30mm Lens)

In addition to speeding up its flagship interchangeable-lens model, Nikon debuts a power-zoom kit lens and a telephoto zoom for its CX mount.

March 12, 2014

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Preview of 'The Hobbit' in 48fps draws mixed reviews

Some viewers of the film come away unimpressed by higher framerate, while others love it. Most agree, however, that it makes for a huge change.

By April 25, 2012

Video

'The Hobbit' in 48fps

HTC and Sprint separately launch audio-video streaming services, Cisco kills off the Flip video camera, and Peter Jackson will shoot "The Hobbit" in 48 frames per second to create better image quality.

By April 13, 2011

Article

'The Hobbit' in 48fps

HTC and Sprint separately launch audio-video streaming services, Cisco kills off the Flip video camera, and Peter Jackson will shoot "The Hobbit" in 48 frames per second to create better image quality.

By April 13, 2011

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Should you see The Hobbit in 48fps?

We've told you where to find The Hobbit in 3D HFR, but the question is whether you should watch that version.

By December 17, 2012