What you need to know
- The new Apple TV 4K is now availalbe.
- Reports indicate it will support 4K 60FPS YouTube content.
- Previously 4K content was limited to 30FPS when the feature rolled out in October.
A new report says the new Apple TV 4K (2021) will support 4K 60FPS content on YouTube.
I am apparently the only person on the internet who cares about this, but yes: The new Apple TV does 3840x2160@60 in HDR in the YouTube app. pic.twitter.com/ovuvibWMsfI am apparently the only person on the internet who cares about this, but yes: The new Apple TV does 3840x2160@60 in HDR in the YouTube app. pic.twitter.com/ovuvibWMsf— Daniel Vydra (@stillhereiguess) May 21, 2021May 21, 2021
The new Apple TV 4K supports 60FPS content from a range of sources. It also emerged today that the Apple TV 4K supports ARC for TV audio passthrough, letting you stream audio from your Apple TV to a device like the HomePod no matter where it comes from.
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