Tag: HDR

YouTube HDR Videos Now Supported On Apple's iPhone X And iPhone 8 Line

The YouTube app now supports HDR video streaming on the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X. The feature kicks in automatically, so no app update is necessary.

Apps/Software May 12, 2018

Better Late Than Never: iPhone X Now Supports YouTube HDR Playback

The YouTube app for iOS has now finally enabled HDR playback. iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X users can now watch content with greater colors, better contrast, and more dynamic visual clarity overall.

Apple May 11, 2018

TCL's Affordable 6-Series Roku TVs Are Coming On May 1

With a May 1 release date, TCL issues a press release on what to expect from its 6-Series lineup. The new televisions boast HDR technology, Dolby Vision, and more.

Gadgets March 21, 2018

Nvidia Debuts Big Format Gaming Displays With 4K, HDR, Built-In Shield, And G-Sync

CES 2018 saw the debut of Nvidia's Big Format Gaming Display technology. Manufacturers like Asus, Acer, and HP will reveal their products equipped with G-Sync, HDR, 4K resolution, and Shield later this year.

CES 2018 January 9, 2018

CES 2018: LG To Debut A 4K HDR Projector That’s Way Smaller Than Other Models

LG previewed their new 4K HDR projector reported to be smaller than other 4K-ready models. It will be on display at CES 2018 with pricing and availability revealed afterward.

CES 2018 January 6, 2018

Netflix Now Streams HDR Video On Windows 10, But You’ll Need These Requirements First

Windows 10 users can now stream HDR films and TV shows on Netflix, but first, they must have the proper requirements, such as an Intel Kaby Lake-powered machine and the right subscription plan.

Apps/Software December 22, 2017

Apple TV 4K Review Roundup: Impressive, But Not Enough Bang For The Buck

The Apple TV 4K is an impressive evolution of Apple’s efforts to penetrate living room entertainment, but is it too expensive? Here’s what critics are saying about Apple’s 4K and HDR-capable set-top box.

Gadgets September 22, 2017

Apple Will Upgrade Your HD Films Into 4K/HDR Versions For Free (For The New Apple TV 4K, Of Course)

Apple has unveiled the Apple TV 4K, confirming much of the rumors were true. What the rumors missed, however, is that Apple has adopted a new pricing model for 4K films that make the Apple TV highly attractive.

Apple September 13, 2017

YouTube Launches HDR Option On Select LG, Samsung, And Sony Xperia Phones, But Several Users Are Reporting Major Problems

The YouTube app now supports a number of HDR playback options for HDR-compliant smartphones. But several users who got to try the new feature have started reporting major performance and playback issues.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 9, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Sony Xperia XZ1 To Get Netflix HDR Streaming, But Don’t Get Excited Yet

Netflix has now confirmed it will bring HDR streaming to the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and the Xperia XZ1. However, there are a few things to keep in mind before enjoying Netflix titles in HDR.

Apps/Software September 5, 2017

CES 2017: LG To Unveil A New 4K HDR Monitor Equipped With A USB Type-C Port

LG says that its new 4K HDR monitor will see action during CES 2017. Aside from the HDR compatibility, it is also outfitted with an IPS display that can complement the monitor's capability to provide more vibrant and accurate colors.

Gadgets December 17, 2016

YouTube Launches HDR Video Support: Expect More Clarity, Wider Color Range

YouTube's announcement that it will now support HDR videos is drawing even more interest on this emergent display technology. As opposed to other formats such as 4K videos, it is more focused on color rather than pixels.

Internet November 7, 2016

Google Chromecast Ultra Rocks 4K And HDR At $69, Gunning For Roku And Amazon [Video]

There's a new Chromecast in town and it's bound to make some waves and heat up competition. The new Chromecast Ultra media streaming device rocks 4K and HDR -- both HDR10 and Dolby Vision standards -- at just $69.

Google October 4, 2016

PS4 System Update 4.0 Arrives Tomorrow, New Features Detailed

The PlayStation 4 user interface is getting a facelift tomorrow.

Video Games September 12, 2016

'The Last Of Us Remastered' To Have Native 4K Support On The PS4 Pro

Game developer Naughty Dog reveals that 'The Last of Us Remastered' can run at 4K on the PS4 Pro. Ability to switch between 1080p and 4K was added, along with toggling the HDR on and off.

Video Games September 12, 2016

PS4 Pro HDR And 4K Forward Compatibility Patches Could Cost Money (Updated)

Sony says it will 'vary' from title to title.

Video Games September 9, 2016

Amazon Video Adds Dolby Vision HDR Content: What You Need To Know

Amazon officially added Dolby Vision HDR content to its Amazon Video service, complementing its existing trove of HDR10 content. Here's what you need to know.

Movies/TV Shows June 28, 2016

Netflix Outlines Over 100 Hours' Worth Of HDR Titles Rolling Out This Year

Netflix announced plans to add more than 100 hours' worth of HDR movies and shows to its library starting August. Original Netflix programs and movies will be included in this upgrade to the new HDR technology.

Internet April 21, 2016

Netflix Quietly Starts Streaming HDR Video, But Only For One Show

Netflix quietly rolled out support to stream HDR video content and has featured its original series ‘Marco Polo’ as the company’s first HDR offering. The streaming service provider has yet to announce the official launch of the HDR capability on its service.

Internet April 15, 2016

Microsoft Rich Capture Camera App Feature Becomes Rich HDR In Windows 10 Mobile

Microsoft has so far called its HDR mode 'Rich Capture,' but that's about to change soon. In future Windiws 10 Mobile builds, the feature will reportedly morph into 'Rich HDR.'

Apps/Software March 29, 2016

Netflix To Release A New Feature For Its Smartphone App That Will Reduce Data Charges

Netflix revealed that it will release an update to its app later this year that will include features like a data saver mode and a second screen function.

Apps/Software February 25, 2016

Xiaomi Mi 5 Camera Sample Teases 'Incredible Details' In HDR: Hugo Barra

The Xiaomi Mi 5 is set to launch on Feb. 24 and excitement is definitely building up. Xiaomi vice president Hugo Barra now adds to the hype with a new Mi 5 camera sample, showing off the smartphone's HDR treats.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 13, 2016

Lumia 950, 950 XL To Get Force HDR For Camera App For More Life-Like Photos

For some reason, the HDR or Rich Capture mode in Microsoft's Lumia 950 and 950 XL could only be set to 'off' or 'auto' and never manually left on. Now, that option will finally come to the flagship handsets with the new feature Microsoft calls 'Force HDR.'

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 18, 2016

YouTube Will Now Offer HDR Video Support

It wasn't going to be long before support for high dynamic range would make it's way to streaming services in the wake of a CES week saturated with HDR. And now, it looks like it's coming even sooner than we previously thought.

Digital Imaging January 8, 2016

Amazon Announces HDR Support For Prime Instant Video In U.S., UK, And Germany

Amazon has announced plans to offer HDR-quality content video for its lineup of online movies and TV shows. The service is set to launch later this year for customers in the U.S., UK, and Germany.

Business April 14, 2015

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