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Download 4K UHD Movies or Sony Mastered in 4K Movies

Learn how to free download 4K movies for watching during COVID-19 home quarantine

Since Sony introduced the concept of "Mastered in 4K" in 2013, it's the only company to deliver a complete 4K experience "from the lens to the living room" at that time. Since then, 4K resolution has developed and spread at a high speed. In 2016, the launch of 4k Blu-ray discs has pushed the special edition outdated. But mastered in 4K delivers enhanced quality over standard HD movies, particularly when viewed on a 4K TV, and their differences are even not visible by eyes. Therefore, no matter download 4k movie or "near 4k" movie, it brings almost the same better watching experience than HD movie.

How to Download 4K Ultra HD Movies or Mastered in 4K Videos

If you have ever downloaded online videos, you know how painful it is to watch the download progress bar move. To download any 4K UHD, "mastered in 4K" videos, or videos in higher resolutions, you'd better get a downloader that is able to save lage-size 4K video files offline fast. WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe will quickly download any 8K/4K/HD movie, music, live video "as-is" from YouTube and 1000+ sites; and if you want to play the downloaded 4K videos on any devices, you can easily convert and compress the 4K videos into the format you need.

Here is a quick tutorial video to download any video from the video sites for those who don't want to read the whole article.

Before you start to download 4K Ultra HD movies for home entertainment during COVID-19, you should be clear on what a movie shot in 4K really means first. As you probably know, some so-called 4K movies are not in awesome quality as you expected. Besides, you need to figure out where to find a 4K movie list for download. So far, only few movies from Warner, Paramount and 20th Century Fox are streamed in 4K UHD-1 on Netflix or YouTube, and recently a 8K UHD-2 video has been uploaded on YouTube.

Previously: What Is 4K Movie?

4K Movies are short or full-length feature films available in 4K Ultra High Definition, most commonly in 3840×2160. There are two possible 4K movies to download, one of which is true 4K movie, otherwise known as native 4K movie, sourced and delivered in 4K resolution. Another is "Mastered in 4K" movie, which is a Full HD 1080p film on Blu-ray disc that has been upscaled into 4K movie during playback. Either way, there are more and more 4K movies available, which are preferably saved in HEVC/H.264. And 4K display/4K TV/4K monitor/4K players are improved constantly. For all this, a 4K movie list is badly needed for later 4K movie download.

True 4K Movie vs. Mastered in 4K Movie

Simply put, "Mastered in 4K" movie video is an upscaled version of HD for playback on 4K Ultra HDTV using the 4K TV's mathematical upscaling algorithm. Ultra HD Blu-ray technology was licensed in mid 2015, of course, it provides the best 4K image compared with streaming 4K and mastered in 4K videos, but the considerable limitations such as higher price and less movie resources preclude it to be the first choice. Also, though 4K UHD-1 has not thoroughly prevailed, 8K UHD-2 is on the way.

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Spider-Man, Battle: Los Angeles, Total Recall, The Karate Kid, Ghostbusters, Taxi Driver, Glory, Angels & Demons, The Other Guys, etc


Star Trek: Into Darkness, World War Z, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Night at the Museum, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, The Counselor, etc


Online 4K channel for its smart TVs with short nature documentaries in 4K Ultra HD resolution


4K TV series: House of Cards Season 2, Daredevil, Breaking Bad, Marco Polo, Sense8, The Blacklist

4K movies on Netflix: World War Z, Star Trek: Into Darkness, Skyfall, Smurfs 2, Philadelphia, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend, etc


4K movie trailers, documentaries in 4K, 4K footages shot by GoPro/DJI, and thousands of others

Amazon Prime Instant

Shows: Alpha House in 4K, Mozart in the Jungle, Transparent, Orphan Black

4K Movies: The Amazing Spider Man, Captain Philips, Bosch, Red Oaks, Hitch, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, etc

How to Download 4K Movies or Mastered in 4K Films

There are so many 4K sources online now, making it much easier than before to download 4K clips from sites like YouTube. But to realize it, you still need a 4K downloader software and WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is worth trying.

  • It allows you to fast download any 4K movie/video from YouTube and other 1000+ video sites;
  • It supports 4K UHD video (4096x2160, 3840x2160), 8K/FUHD (7680×4320), 1080p HD, 3D or SD;
  • It converts the 4K videos into MP4, H.264, AVI, WMV, MOV, HEVC, FLV, and 420+ formats and devices;
  • Besides, double "FREE" feature ( free from adware, spyware, malware or virus at all) ensures you the best 4K video download experience.
  • With unique level-3 hardware acceleration based on Intel QSV and NVIDIA CUDA/NVENC embedded, it can speed up large video processing. without latent files to mess up your computer during 4K video download or conversion.

4K Movie Download Steps:

Step 1. Download the WinX 4K Downloader and instal it on your PC. Go to the video website and do a search of 4K movies or documentary videos which you want, click to play one of them and then copy the URL.

Step 2. On the software's main interface, click " Url" button, press "Paste URL & Analyze" and the source analysis starts right away.

Step 3. Set output parameters: To save 4K movies in 4K, choose choose output video quality and format.

Step 4. Start 4K download: Click "OK" and press "RUN" button to download 4K movies videos.

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Note: Please pay and download movies legally from YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, etc.

Disclaimer: Digiarty Software does not advocate downloading or copying copyright content for any commercial purpose and suggests referring to the copyright laws in your countries before doing so.


author - Estrella H.

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Estrella H. is a senior editor at Digiarty covering all the latest tech in mobile industry for the better part of the first four years, from iPhone, Samsung to other innovative gadgets. And now she's been dived into data backup and management to keep data safe on mobile devices in the recent three years. Outside the tech, she is a songwriter and loves hip-hop.

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