HDR Videos Coming TO YouTube

Following the launch of 4K video, live streaming, 3D, 360-degree video, and spatial audio, Google is back once again with some pretty exciting news and has revealed the latest update coming to its video-sharing website, HDR Videos support.

High Dynamic Range will bring new features to YouTube videos including:
  • Videos will have higher contrast, revealing precise, detailed shadows and stunning highlights with more clarity than ever
  • Support for wide color gamut means colors are more vibrant
  • HDR will unlock the most spectacular image quality YouTube has ever streamed
HDR Videos is now rolling out to YouTube on supported devices such as HDR TVs with the new Chromecast Ultra, while other devices like all 2016 Samsung SUHD and UHD TVs will get it soon.

Check out YouTube HDR Launch Playlist.