Vizio AirPlay 2: Support coming to all SmartCast TVs since 2016
At CES 2019 this previous week, Vizio used to be one in every of a number of TV producers to announce that it’ll quickly strengthen AirPlay 2 capability. Now, the corporate has extra excellent information for purchasers.
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At the time of announcement, Vizio mentioned that its SmartCast-enabled TVs would upload the capability. When Apple printed its complete record of AirPlay 2 TVs, alternatively, the record significantly handiest integrated Vizio TVs from 2017, 2018, and 2019. This used to be in spite of the 2016 fashions that includes SmartCast strengthen with the similar because the 2017 fashions.
Here is Apple’s record of Vizio fashions:
- Vizio P-Series Quantum (2019 and 2018)
- Vizio P-Series (2019, 2018 and 2017)
- Vizio M-Series (2019, 2018 and 2017)
- Vizio E-Series (2019, 2018 and 2017)
- Vizio D-series (2019, 2018 and 2017)
Vizio took to Twitter this weekend, alternatively, to be offering explanation. The corporate showed that AirPlay 2 and HomeKit capability is coming to “all 2016 4K UHD SmartCast displays.”
Thank you for bringing this to our consideration. We have showed that all 2016 4K UHD SmartCast Displays will strengthen the Apple integration. -A
— VIZIO Support (@VIZIOsupport) January eight, 2019
This is excellent news for Vizio enthusiasts and a stark comparability to the plans of alternative TV producers. LG, for example, says AirPlay capability will handiest be a function on its emblem new 2019 TVs. Samsung is rolling the function out as a instrument replace, however handiest to its 2018 TVs. Sony is restricting the capability to 2019 TVs, as neatly.
Vizio bringing HomeKit and AirPlay 2 strengthen to TVs from 2016 and onward is a notable accomplishment. This will open the options to a big portion of Vizio’s consumer base with out the desire for an add-on Apple TV.
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