Which devices are supported for HEVC 4K or 2K playback?

High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) is a video compression standard that enables you to download and stream 4K and 2K videos with ease. To use HEVC on the Arlo app, you must use a supported device and meet the minimum requirements.

To support HEVC, your device must run one of the following:

  • iOS 11.0 or higher (Apple devices).
  • Android 5.0 or higher (Android devices).
  • The latest version of the Arlo app (for mobile).
  • A web browser that supports HEVC.
    Note: To check if your web browser supports HEVC, visit https://caniuse.com/#feat=hevc.

HEVC is supported on the following devices:

  • iPhone 7/7 Plus or newer.
  • iPad Pro or newer.
  • Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Plus or newer.
  • Galaxy Note 8 or newer.
  • Google Pixel/Pixel XL or newer.
  • Huawei P9 or newer.
  • Xiaomi Mi 5 or newer.
  • LG G5 or newer.
  • HTC U10 or newer.
  • Sony Xperia X or newer.
  • Moto Z or newer.
  • OnePlus 3 or newer.