CES 2019: Sony will deliver Apple AirPlay, HomeKit assist to pick out TV fashions ‘later this 12 months’
Following bulletins from Samsung and LG, now Sony at CES 2019 has additionally mentioned that it’s going to additionally add assist for AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to pick out TV fashions ‘later this 12 months’. It’s certainly a stunning announcement from Sony for the reason that firm makes use of Android licensed OS to energy its televisions and never a customized interface.
On the CES 2019, Sony has unveiled supersized 85-inch and 98-inch TV fashions of the Z9G collection lineup. The 8K Z9G collection of TVs pack LCD panels and these had been first launched final 12 months. In a press assertion, Sony has famous that the A9G OLED 4K, Z9G 8K LCD and X950G collection will obtain updates with AirPlay 2 and HomeKit integration later this 12 months.
“Sony Z9G Collection, A9G Collection and X950G Collection TVs will likely be suitable with Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit. AirPlay 2 permits you to effortlessly stream content material out of your iPhone, iPad and Mac proper to your Sony TV. Watch motion pictures and TV reveals from iTunes and your different video apps, and examine images straight in your Sony TV,” famous Sony.
As well as, customers will have the ability to create a “Film Night time” scene within the Dwelling app to simply activate their TV and dim the lights, and easily ask Siri to launch the scene. The opposite 4K OLED TV lineup of Sony, the A9G, has additionally been upgraded at CES 2019. These will likely be obtainable in additional customary 55-inch, 65-inch, and 77-inch show sizes.
Each TV collection fashions will embody Sony’s similar Image Processor X1 Final know-how as the primary wave of Grasp Collection TV. The 8K Z9G now characteristic Backlight Grasp Drive characteristic with full-array native dimming and 8K X-tended Dynamic Vary PRO tech with ultra-dense LED modules which might be independently managed.