At this level you may’t throw a rock with out hitting a 4K, HDR-enabled tv, no less than in case you’re throwing rocks in an electronics retailer. Why are you doing that? Reduce it out, you’re gonna break one thing. Anyway, in case your TV has each 4K decision and HDR functionality, now you should utilize HBO Max to the fullest in your Chromecast.
HBO made the announcement with version 22.214.171.124 of its Android app, rolling out now. That brings the decision and dynamic vary up for Android telephones, TVs, and set-top containers that help it. “Choose titles” may also help Dolby Atmos.
That is all in preparation for HBO Max’s very first little bit of 4K content material, the much-hyped streaming launch of Wonder Woman 1984 on Christmas day. On the time of writing not one of the service’s in depth catalog is on the market in 4K, however the new Warner Bros. movies in 2021 will all land in larger decision, together with “much more 4K UHD titles.” Hopefully that may embody among the outdated HBO collection, too.
The brand new improve applies to the new Chromecast with Google TV (AKA a reskinned model of Android TV), the older Chromecast Extremely, NVIDIA’s numerous SHIELDs, and no less than among the TVs that producers have pre-loaded with the Android TV working system (principally Sony). It might take a day or two for the replace to propagate broadly.