Apple TV 5 wish list: 4K and HDR support

Posted by phil on Mardi oct 18, 2016 Under The IPhone Blog

Screens aren’t just getting denser, they’re getting deeper — and that means 4K and HDR are moving from nice-to-have to must-have. Rene Ritchie has been covering Apple and the personal technology industry for almost a decade. Editorial director for Mobile Nations, analyst for iMore, video and podcast host, you can follow him on Snapchat, Instagram, or Twitter @reneritchie. */ /*–>*/ /*–>*/ The current Apple TV tops out at 1080p. It’s a rock-solid 60 frames-per-second (fps) 1080p, but it’s still 1080p. Likewise, it only supports the sRGB color standard. Wouldn’t it be great, though, if the next-generation Apple TV 5 could do more — if it could handle 4K and DCI-P3? Going dense, going deep Apple TV 4 debuted with an Apple A8 processor. It was powerful for its time, driving IPHONE 6 and IPHONE 6 Plus in 2014, but 1920 x 1080 at 60 fps in sRGB was as much and as fast as it could go. There’s no software update in the world that can change that, which is why this is…

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