Razer Phone update brings HDR Support on Netflix app

By | January 31, 2018

Here’s a great news for all the Razer Phone users. The company has released a new software update for company’s first smartphone, Razer Phone. The new update brings a handful of new features and improvements to the phone. If you’ve owned the Razer Phone, this new update is worth installing to see the changes and to explore them right on your Razer Phone device. 

According to sources, the new Razer Phone’s software update brings HDR Support on the Netflix App. The new software update for Razer Phone enables HDR Support on the Netflix app so the users of this phone who have subscribed on the Netflix app will be able to explore the videos in HDR mode.

Along wit this, the update also enables Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound to explore the best of entertainment right from your device. HDR contents are expanding and people around the world have been turning up to subscribe for the HDR Contents. Many new smartphones are coming up with this support and for that reason, the Razer has released this update for their users.

This new software update makes the Razer Phone world’s first phone to come up with HDR10 and Dolby Digital 5.1 support which is indeed a major software update for the Razer Phone users.

Razer has officially announced this new software update from their official Twitter handle. As per the official tweet,

“Get Hooked. Watch Netflix original shows and movies in HDR and Dolby Digital 5.1. The latest update brings improvements to the camera and theme store as well. #RazerPhonepic.twitter.com/C5YfWxv2Xp

— RΛZΞR (@Razer) January 29, 2018”

This new update allows the Razer Phone users to take full advantage of the phone’s HDR10 compatibilities for streaming out the HDR Contents on Netflix with more vivid and wider range of colors.

Furthermore, the new firmware update for Razer Phone will come with the latest security patch for the current month, i.e. January month. In addition, just like other software updates, this new update also brings a lot of improvements to the phone’s functionality.

The new update fixes all the bugs and software related issues on the phone which makes the device run more smoothly. It will get you the best performance at user’ end which every Razer Phone users will like to update. The update brings camera app improvements with which you can get more sharper photos by using new modes.

People who like to personalise their phone by using different themes on their Razer Phone, the new software update has added a new theme store from where users can get their favourite themes to use on the device. There are a bunch of free themes and premium themes available which you can purchase from the store as per your requirements.

The new update rolls out in stages so it will not reach out to your phone right away. You have to wait for a couple of more days and you would receive a new software update on your device.

The update will be there with a push notification on your phone’s display. Once you see such notification, just tap it out and you will be taken to the download page. Here, you could see the entire Changelog with size of the update. Kindly click the Download button and the update should be downloaded. After this, by following some basic instructions, the update will be installed to your device.

You can always check for the new software update from your device. Just go to the Apps menu and launch Settings app. Scroll down and select About Phone option from there. Here, you could see check for new software update option. Click the option and the system will itself checks for a new software update on your device. If the update is there for your device, you should see it and will be able to install it on your device.

Go to : Apps >> Settings >> About Phone >> check for software update

As mentioned above, this one is really a useful firmware update for all the Razer Phone users around the globe. If you are using the same device, the update is waiting for you. You can share your views and feedbacks into the comments section given below this post. For more such updates, stay tuned with us!