The developer hacked the simulator tvOS and set up 4K.
On images that published in this Tuesday Trouton Steve-Smith (Steve Troughton-Smith), shown hacked simulator tvOS, which comes with 4K resolution. This will allow developers to prepare their apps in the new format for the next generation of consoles.
Part code Apple HomePod, which have become objects of attention of hackers and developers indicate that the next generation Apple TV will support 4K, desyatiletnij HDR, Dolby Vision and the format of the HLG (high dynamic range HDR for broadcast television). The exact date of the release of the new Apple TV is not known, according to rumors, it will be presented this fall.
Many media players ahead of Apple TV formats supported images. Amazon Fire TV, Google Chromecast Ultra model Premiere Roku and Roku support Ultra 4K, and some of these consoles are sold at more affordable prices than the Apple gadget.
The A8 processor of the fourth generation Apple TV is not powerful enough on its basis to develop support for 4K format. Therefore, Troton-Smith suggests that the following model will be used A9 a similar iPhone 6s or the A10 that is in the iPhone 7. CPU usage A11 from the iPhone 8 is unlikely, because this will increase the already high price of the Apple.