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Now the movie, which is already available for digital streaming, goes to the home theaters with the standard Blu-ray andavailable from Tuesday, March 1
Both versions look great and sound great, but the more expensive 4K version is a bit more visual for those with the right gear – namely a 4K Blu-ray player and a 4K HDR TV Also gives asurround mix (if Atmos is set).
The film not only gives the Spider-Man franchise a whole new twist, but also has a unique look that is graphic Style is inspired by genuine comic books – down to the halftone dots and the multi-panel images.With the Blu-ray version is not much lost, but when I saw the 4K-HDR version onplayed through a everything seemed to be slightly improved, color saturation and general details look better, and these halftone dots are noticeably more apparent.
As for the bonus features, the included shorts "Spider-Ham Caught in a Ham" are also available in 4K. On the other hand, interesting extras such as the Alternate Universe Mode Viewing Option option, which adds about 25 minutes of untreated raw material to the movie, are only available on the Blu-ray Disc (yes, the Blu-ray is like usually included) with the 4K version).
We are putting together a list of the best 4K Blu-rays and will certainly create this list. I wish Sony had made a Combo 4K / 3D package because there are some of us who occasionally watch 3D flicks, and this is one that I would like to own in 3D.
The 3D Blu-ray will be released separately on April 10 in some countries outside the US and UK (but without a region).
If you do not have a 4K Blu-ray player or 4K TV, be aware that Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon, and Target have exclusive Blu-ray editions that also include bonus features , All are available for pre-order and shipping on March 19th.