Google Play Movies Adding Support for Dolby Vision HDR: Report

Google Play Movies Adding Support for Dolby Vision HDR: Report
Having added help for 4K HDR again in 2017, Google Play Movies is now providing content material in Dolby Vision HDR. Believed to have been first noticed by FlatPanels HD, Google Play Movies is now providing ‘Joker’ and ‘A Simple Favor’ in Dolby Vision HDR. According to the report, each films are listed with Dolby Vision HDR help on the platform. Do word that the characteristic is simply accessible on suitable Android TV units. Also, it’s not instantly clear if it’s being rolled out globally to all Play Movies subscribers.

It is price noting that Google, earlier this yr, introduced plans so as to add 4K HDR10+ help in Play Movies. So it’s a bit stunning to see the corporate add Dolby Vision help earlier than bringing HDR10+ to the platform. Either approach, Google Play Movies isn’t the primary streaming platform to supply help for Dolby Vision. Apple TV and Vudu have been providing films within the format for some time now. Apple, the truth is, presents as many as 616 titles with help for Dolby Vision on its streaming platform.

It’s price noting that Dolby Vision is the clear chief within the dynamic metadata HDR format conflict towards HDR 10+. Two of three founding members of the HDR10+ group, Panasonic and 20th Century Fox, ditched the format in favor of Dolby Vision not too long ago. However, HDR10+ has additionally gained some new members of late. Smartphone distributors, Xiaomi Oppo and OnePlus, have all introduced plans to include the know-how of their telephones going ahead. Brands like Onkyo and Pioneer additionally plan to supply the brand new know-how, presumably via their AV receivers.

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