IPhone X owners can now watch HDR YouTube videos

IPhone X owners can now watch HDR YouTube videos

YouTube's HDR support so far has been available to handful of devices such as LG V30, Google Pixel 2 and Sony's latest Xperia XZ.

The HDR Channel is available for anyone to look at, though only those with the right type of screen can display the videos in HDR. The HDR Channel includes videos that can be viewed in HDR on iOS.

If you're someone who watches a lot of YouTube on their phone, you might be pleased to learn that YouTube has been rolling out support for HDR support for the iPhone X. This is according to reports from the MacRumors forum and Reddit (via MacRumors) in which users are reporting see the feature.

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Videos of course need to have been shot in HDR, but you can check by tapping the three-dot menu icon and then looking for and selecting 1080p60 HDR, as shown above.

Apple debuted HDR support with the "Super Retina" display a year ago in the iPhone X that went on becoming the world's first Apple smartphone to be incorporated with HDR OLED display. The OLED display in Apple's flagship device is up to the job, though. That being said, on iTunes Movies Store present on Apple TV 4K, selected films also come with the support of 4K, HDR10, and "Dolby Vision" when they are paired with compatible 4K television sets, the report added. It's worth noting that although YouTube's app on Apple TV lists a few videos as "4K", it still lacks supports for true 4K quality. Along with this, YouTube will also be displaying the letter HDR in the quality of the video.

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