Not until there's a point to it, in any case. All the TV channels are 720p/1080i, and certain VOD content is 1080p. I could see Shaw possibly launching a few 4K movies to VOD, maybe in a few years, but nothing recordable.
In any case, the market's already pushing 8K sets as the "next big thing"; it won't be long before people are demanding 8K (7,680x4,320) PVRs.
So, I was talking with Shaw Customer Service today (June 19th 2018) and was told that the Shaw Blu-sky system officially has viewable 4K content as of June 11th 2018.
My excitement was quickly watered down a bit when she explained that it is currently YouTube and Netflix that are available... Which most people with 4K Smart TV's already have access to. But, I was told that channels are on the horizon... Shaw Programming Exec's are currently working with content providers and trying to work out deals. She has a hunch that the next roll-outs will be 4K On Demand content and sports channels (TSN 4K etc.)
Not the ideal news I was hoping for, but it's a start!
I have the Xi6 in my home and it is definitely 4K. They have currently 6 fulltime 4K channels on the service. Those channels are included in my current package, but unfortunately I don't have a 4K Tv, and have no plans to get one. The older Xi5 that is/was used by Comcast in some markets is not 4K capable. I think Comcast has just started to use the Xi6 in some locations.
@Dr.Dave I do not have Bluesky. I do have a couple of 4K TV's and the 4K Premium Streaming Netflix package with Internet 150, as well as some very cool Youtube content in 2160p. The content is quite impressive in 4K.
I was told that ALL Bluesky hardware is compatible now for 4K streaming (as long as all other criteria is met ... 4K TV, Netflix Premium, Broadband internet etc.)
As far as 4K content on broadcast TV channels, I agree ... It will be awhile until 4K content is available. But when searching on Netflix for UltraHD, it is quite surprising the amount of content which is now filmed in 2160p.
Comcast customers who want 4K are getting the XG1v4 PVR and/or Xi6 portals as replacements.
I was talking to a Shaw installer about the Wi-Fi portals (Xi6) that Rogers uses and he said Shaw is looking at them, but haven't made a decision. I didn't ask him about 4K, but I believe those are the only portals that handle 4K.
It would be interesting if someone who has BlueSky, a 4K TV and a Netflix 4K account tried some 4K content through the BlueSky box.
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