Play 4K UHD Videos

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APIs for HDMI Mode Switch
Amazon Fire TV (Gen 2) operates at 1080p at 60 FPS mode even when connected to a 4K UHD TV. To play 4K UHD content, you must switch the TV to 4K UHD display mode. This switch between HDMI display m... more »
Tunnel Mode Playback (Applicable to 4K @ 60 FPS Fire TV Devices Only)
The hardware decoder for some Fire TV devices support playback of 4K @ 60 FPS. To play back 4K @ 60 FPS, the timing requirement of media pipeline is aggressive and the app may not be able to render... more »