After receiving tons of leaks and rumors at last it’s time for the event. Apple just revealed its new Apple TV 4K which is a set-top box that will support sharp resolution movies.4K is now very common among users. Big companies like Netflix, Amazon Prime also offer us 4K content. 4K means the content you’ll be watching will be 4x more pixels than HD which in turn provides you with much sharper video quality.
Apple’s new 4K streaming box will also offer its users support for High Dynamic Range (HDR) videos. HDR helps make the images brighter with far better visibility with the help of lighting conditions and better color reproduction. Apple TV 4K will support HDR10 and Dolby Vision profiles. They have redone the whole UI for its customers to use it with more ease.
The image technology brought to us by Apple is powered by the A10X Fusion processor, which can also be found in the new iPad Pro.
Apple won’t be charging for more higher resolution movies of iTunes. In the event today, Apple played a short trailer of the Spiderman Homecoming and showed us the quality of the 4K which Apple will be providing to its users.The A10X Fusion chip will be able to handle 4K video at up to 60 Frames per second (FPS). Whereas, other videos run at 24 to 30fps.
Apple also mentioned that it will be streaming Live Sports channels with a dedicated tab for it. The user will get a notification for their favorite game.The Company also said that they would be partnering up with, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Paramount and many other studios to deliver 4K content.
Apple will be working with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video to deliver the users with more 4K content. Apple also plans to bring love news to the Apple TV too.
Apple TV 4K will be launched in three different variants:
Apple TV 32GB – $149
Apple TV 4K 32GB – $179
Apple TV 4K 64GB – $199
Apple TV will be available for pre-orders on 15th September.
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