Google Play Movies & TV Libraries Get Free Upgrade to 4K in Canada

Google Play Movies Hands Out Free 4K Upgrades, Drops 4K Pricing Too

Google Play Movies Hands Out Free 4K Upgrades, Drops 4K Pricing Too

In addition, 4K playback support has also been expanded to cover more smart TV models.

All you have to do to receive the 4K upgrades is open the Google Play Movies & TV app, and you'll see a screen like the one at the top of this post that will let you know how many movies in your collection were upgraded. Previously, such films would have set you back between $20 and $25. The price of newly-purchased 4K content on the platform is also going down.

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As for better pricing, Google says that starting today, 4K movies simply cost less on Play Movies & TV. You will get access to the 4K versions of movies you already own for free, without needing to pay the extra charge you'd otherwise have to.

"When 4K titles are available from participating Hollywood studios, we'll upgrade your past movie purchases so you can stream in 4K, even if you originally bought the movie in SD or HD", said Google in a statement. All of this will take place behind the scenes and won't require you to fill out a form to process the upgrade. Starting today, the company is offering free 4K upgrades for previously purchased titles, along with reduced 4K movie prices and expanded 4K playback support for smart TVs. An update should soon be rolling out to Samsung, LG, and Vizio TVs that introduces a more modern design and improved experience. The update is also bringing UHD streaming to 4K Samsung Smart TVs with support coming to LG televisions in the future.

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