Article ID : 00175846 / Last Modified : 04/05/2017

What 4K contents do Android TV support?

Can I play 4K movies and photos from USB input, HDMI input, the Home Network, and Internet streaming?

    Android TV supports 4K photo and video contents from USB input, HDMI input, the Home Network, and Internet streaming.

    Data Source

    Photo

    Movie

    HDMI

    USB

    Home Network

    Internet streaming

    NOTE:

    • 4K Video from Internet streaming is supported for the following codecs and services:
      • codec: VP9, XAVCS, HEVC
      • service (*): YouTube, Netflix, Amazon, DIRECTV 4K Ultra HD, etc

        * Available network services differ depending on the country/region.

    • For the detail of watching 4K movies on YouTube, refer to the following FAQ:
      How to watch 4K movies on YouTube with Android TV.