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csankar69
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Roku Ultra versus Ultra LT for Dolby Vision, HLG & Atmos

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Online comparisons don't seem to have this difference - is it true that Dolby vision, HLG and Dolby Atmos are only available with Roku Ultra and are not available with Roku Ultra LT?

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StreamerUser
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Re: Roku Ultra versus Ultra LT for Dolby Vision, HLG & Atmos

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@csankar69 wrote:

Online comparisons don't seem to have this difference - is it true that Dolby vision, HLG and Dolby Atmos are only available with Roku Ultra and are not available with Roku Ultra LT?


False.

HLG is available with all HDR-capable models (going back to 2016).

Dolby vision is only available with the latest 2020 Ultra (model 4800).

Dolby Atmos (excluding NF) is available in passthrough mode for 4K/HDR models (going back to 2016).

Dolby Atmos from NetFlix is only available with the latest 2020 Ultra (model 4800).

An Ultra LT will do:  Atmos (not in NF), HLG, and HDR10 (no DV)

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StreamerUser
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Re: Roku Ultra versus Ultra LT for Dolby Vision, HLG & Atmos

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@csankar69 wrote:

Online comparisons don't seem to have this difference - is it true that Dolby vision, HLG and Dolby Atmos are only available with Roku Ultra and are not available with Roku Ultra LT?


False.

HLG is available with all HDR-capable models (going back to 2016).

Dolby vision is only available with the latest 2020 Ultra (model 4800).

Dolby Atmos (excluding NF) is available in passthrough mode for 4K/HDR models (going back to 2016).

Dolby Atmos from NetFlix is only available with the latest 2020 Ultra (model 4800).

An Ultra LT will do:  Atmos (not in NF), HLG, and HDR10 (no DV)

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atc98092
Level 21

Re: Roku Ultra versus Ultra LT for Dolby Vision, HLG & Atmos

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The Roku 4 (model 4400, 2015) is the only 4K player that doesn't support HDR. 

Dan
Roku Stick (3600), Ultra (4640), Ultra (4670), Ultra (4800), Premiere (3920), Insignia 720p Roku TV, Sharp 4K Roku TV, Nvidia Shield, Windows 10 Pro x64 running Serviio and Plex on a wired Gigabit network.
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