No 4K support in Youtube in S8

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No 4K support in Youtube in S8

Youtube app on S8 doesn't show 4k resolution for 4k videoes. Checked with my s7 .. the same video on s7 YouTube allows to switch to 4k..

Anyone else facing this issue?

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Accepted by topic author userWxf3DzQiPY
a week ago

Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

Found it.. Switching on Performance mode to entertainment mode.. enables 4k resolution .. Thanks for the help

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Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

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userWxf3DzQiPY wrote:

Youtube app on S8 doesn't show 4k resolution for 4k videoes. Checked with my s7 .. the same video on s7 YouTube allows to switch to 4k..

Anyone else facing this issue?


I can confirm that I'm able to switch to 4k resolution in YouTube on my S8.

Asteroid

Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

Ok figured this out. Go to settings and under display find resolution and slide that bar to the MAX!! Fixed the issue for me.

Asteroid
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Accepted by topic author userWxf3DzQiPY
a week ago

Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

Found it.. Switching on Performance mode to entertainment mode.. enables 4k resolution .. Thanks for the help

Asteroid

Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

Or that lol thanks! Just learned something new.

Asteroid

Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

Ya.. the s8 has so many software tweaks.. It's **bleep** frustrating when small things don't work

Asteroid

Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

That's why there is the community! New tech always has bumps.

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Re: No 4K support in Youtube in S8

You said it @Oreo6432! You guys are awesome for helping each other out. I love to see this kind of stuff. I'd be lying if I didn't say I was a tiny bit jealous ya'll get to play with S8's, as I'll have to wait a bit. If you guys would like, check out my blog post I created here - Unbox Your Phone.....AND Your Thoughts!

 

Let me know what ya'll think about your new S8's there. I'd love to read about it.


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