Definition of 1080p

Once considered the ‘true HD’ format thanks to its sharper image than 1080i, 1080p was the highest resolution found on most digital TVs before 4K was introduced. The ‘p’ stands for ‘progressive scan’.

Technology can sometimes be hard to decipher. So if you’re searching for the definition of 1080p then the Freesat Glossary can help. Take a look at the above information for the 1080p definition and an explanation of Progressive Scan.