It may be simple to overlook about Apple TV when Apple drops a bunch of updates for its gadgets abruptly, however this one’s price trying out for one cool new function.
Together with the standard stability and efficiency enhancements, the tvOS 16.4 replace provides a brand new accessibility function referred to as Dim Flashing Lights, which can routinely dim the show of video when flashes of sunshine or strobe results are detected. Vibrant flashing lights can set off seizures and migraines, or simply create basic discomfort. The function can also be accessible for iPhones in iOS 16.4 and iPads in iPadOS 16.4.
To activate the function, head over to the Settings app, then Accessibility > Movement and activate Dim Flashing Lights. It’s not clear how the function detects “repeated flashing or strobing lights” or how a lot the display dims. In our testing of “The Incredibles 2,” our display didn’t seem to get any darker through the scenes with flashing lights.
The tvOS 16.4 replace additionally consists of greater than a dozen safety patches for a number of system features, together with Podcasts, WebKit, and Bluetooth. You may get the brand new replace within the System tab within the Settings app. The replace is for all Apple TV 4K fashions and Apple TV HD.