4K HDR TV Format: iPlayer 4K device support

Update: The upcoming Amazon 4K Fire TV Stick will now support HLG – find out more | buy here.

The plethora of 4K UHD formats looks like the format wars of  Betamax vs VHS, BluRay Vs … well, whatever the other HD media disc thing was, MP4 and er, OGG(?) all over again.
TLDR: your iPlayer app can’t offer you 4K content on the three major streaming media player platforms.

In December last year the Beeb recently launched 4K HDR content on their iPlayer platform – this is awesome because you can now watch Blue Planet II in amazing 4K HDR, and we can surely expect more  Continue reading “4K HDR TV Format: iPlayer 4K device support”