ATV4 with HDMI 2.0a tomorrow

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by deaglecat, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. deaglecat macrumors 6502

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    Given that most quality brandname (LG, Samsung, Sony) 2016 TVs being released now support 4K (and some HDR)... what are the chances of a small revision to ATV hardware to support HDMI 2.0a tomorrow ?

    ( probably slim )
     
  2. HobeSoundDarryl macrumors 603

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    The slimmest.

    My guess is :apple:TV5 comes out with- or soon after- iPads inherit iPhone's 4K video camera. iPads being able to shoot 1080p preceded the launch of the :apple:TV3 "now with 1080p" and I'm assuming the same sequence of events here. Best chance is if the iPad Pro announcement rolls out with IT being able to shoot 4K. My own guess: this Fall at the earliest... but probably 2017-18 is more likely.
     
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  4. 2010mini macrumors 68040

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    Bigger odds you will be stuck by lightning twice in the same spot during a full moon on a Tuesday.
     
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