According to the source, YouTube is reportedly pushing out 8K streaming support for select Android TV users. Noe that souces said this feature is rolling out with YouTube version 2.12.08 on Android TV v10 and above, with the updated changelog stating ‘Limited 8K support to Android 10 and up’.
In the latest update changelog support for ‘Cast Connect’ is also available, which enables Android TV devices better integrate ‘cast’ content with local playback controls, including the remote. It also brings an improved screen resolution selection menu. You can install the incoming update from the Play Store if it’s already available for your device or download the APK from APK Mirror.
As we know, many TVs support native 8K video playback, there’s an increasing library of YouTube content that does support this ultra-high resolution.