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Compatible HDR Formats for an Android TV

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IMPORTANT: This article applies only to specific products and/or operating systems. Check the Applicable Products and Categories section of this article before starting these steps.

Format Overview

High Dynamic Range (HDR)

Hybrid Log-gamma (HLG)

HDR10

Dolby Vision

High Dynamic Range Format Compatibility

Depending on the source type, select an HDR format to check if it's compatible with your Android TV™ model series.

  • Video Streaming Services / App

    HDR 10

    HLG

    Dolby Vision

  • HDMI

    HDR 10

    HLG

    Dolby Vision

  • USB

    HDR 10

    HLG

    Dolby Vision

*1 Update your TV with the lates firmware version.

*2 For United States, Canada, and Mexico: A software update for Dolby Vision compatible models is available as of January 2018. For Latin American countries except, Mexico and Brazil, the software update will release later.

*3 To enjoy Dolby Vision content, the video streaming app or service must support Dolby Vision. For more information, please contact the app or service provider.

*4 After you update your TV to support Dolby Vision, devices that you connect to it through HDMI, such as streaming media players and Blu-ray Disc™ players, would also need a software update to fully support Dolby Vision. For details about your device's software update, contact the device manufacturer.

*5 The TV supports YouTube™ HDR (HLG/HDR10) starting December 3, 2018. Make sure to update your YouTube app to version 2.04.05 or later.

Note:

The following 2015 Android TV models don't support the HDR function:

  • X83xxC Series
  • X80xxC_X81xxC Series

*Android TV and YouTube are trademarks of Google LLC.