According to a new story on BGR today, Apple is said to be building a 4K Ultra HD iTV set with a 3,840 x 2,160 pixel resolution, ready for release either at the end of 2013, or the beginning of 2014. Apparently, the new set will have voice and motion-controlled functionality, and Internet connectivity This latest rumour in the ever-churning Apple TV rumour mill comes via DigiTimes, which says that Apple is relying on LG Display to manufacture large quantities of the Ultra HD TV display panels required for the new TV by the second half of this year. Provided they can deliver the goods on time, Apple will release the set before the end of this year, rather than early next year, according to the sources. The report also says that while LG Display concentrates on building the Apple TV’s screens, other of Apple’s regular component suppliers will be asked to work exclusively on other Apple devices.
Source: Apple iTV release date rumor: Late 2013, early 2014 | BGR
Apple expected to release Ultra HD TV