Vue Entertainment Inks Deal to Install Sony's 4K Projectors

LONDON –-- U.K. cinema chain Vue Entertainment has inked a deal with Sony to install Sony 4K projectors across its entire circuit of 68 cinemas and 657 screens here and in Ireland.

Vue said the conversion process will start immediately and is expected to take 18 months to complete.

The 4K format offers a four-times increase in resolution over 2K projectors.

Vue is the U.K.’s third largest circuit of movie theaters.