Sky's Showing All Formula 1 Races In 4K Ultra HD

By Holly Brockwell on at

Good news for F1 fans with good TVs: Sky has just announced it'll be showing all races this year in Ultra HD, aka 4K, on Sky Q.

This makes Formula 1 the second sport ever to be shown in UHD quality, after football.

To watch it, you'll need:

  • Sky Sports
  • A Sky Q 2TB box
  • Multiscreen subscription
  • A 4K TV

Here's the schedule, all of which will be shown live on Sky Sports F1:

  • 26 March, Australia, exclusive to Sky
  • 9 April, China, exclusive to Sky
  • 16 April, Bahrain
  • 30 April, Russia
  • 14 May, Spain, exclusive to Sky
  • 28 May, Monaco
  • 11 June, Canada, exclusive to Sky
  • 25 June, Azerbaijan
  • 9 July, Austria, exclusive to Sky
  • 16 July, Great Britain
  • 30 July, Hungary, exclusive to Sky
  • 27 August, Belgium
  • 3 September, Italy, exclusive to Sky
  • 17 September, Singapore
  • 1 October, Malaysia
  • 8 October, Japan, exclusive to Sky
  • 22 October, USA
  • 29 October, Mexico, exclusive to Sky
  • 12 November, Brazil, exclusive to Sky
  • 26 November, Abu Dhabi

Finally, a good excuse to buy that 4K TV you've been eyeing up.

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