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  • v. Present participle of upscale.


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  • If people think it's so important, and the built-in upscaling of their HDTV sucks (as most do), they can just buy an upconverter box.

    What Can Nintendo Say That Will Impress You?

  • Also being launched, are smaller-screen versions like the HDX16 where the video quality is short of true high definition; but is simulated by what is known as 'upscaling' - adding more dots to bring the resolution up to 1,080 pixels.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • ST VanAirsdale, whose Reeler didn't just cover Tribeca but practically recreated the entire festival as text in real time, takes a breath and looks back: Admittedly, it's massive, wealthy, a symbol of ruthless class upscaling - in other words, an easy festival to hate.

    GreenCine Daily: Wrapping Tribeca.

  • I recently wrote in another article about the idea of upscaling peasant food, and how many culinary representations reflecting a country of origin, has in some manner evolved to their version of haute cuisine.

    Taix: A Bit of French Countryside, Tex

  • This will probably be improved with the upscaling, which is something which really impressed me when I first saw it, more than I could imagine. Forum

  • Though it delivers a superior picture and upgrades standard-definition DVDs to near-HD quality through a process known as upscaling (or upconversion), stand-alone Blu-ray players are estimated to be in just 7 percent of households.

    The Washington Times stories: Latest Headlines

  • I love playing PS2 games on my launch PS3, thanks to the 'upscaling' of them.


  • Meanwhile, I have found that, for everyone but videophiles, "upscaling" DVD players are effective at making most regular DVDs look better on high-definition TV sets.

    Choosing Sides in the DVD War

  • Note that "upscaling" NTSC to PAL will not change the size of the bitmap, only the offsets.

    Doom9's Forum

  • Shah's system uses the baffle principle of 'upscaling' clear water using the force of gravity exclusively.



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