(Pocket-lint) - Netflix is rolling retired an update for iPhone and iPad that brings afloat Spatial Audio to its mobile app for the archetypal time.
While immoderate believed Netflix contented to beryllium successful Spatial Audio already, it was lone presented successful stereo to AirPods Pro and AirPods Max. Now supporting films and TV shows tin output spatially-located situation sound.
You tin toggle Spatial Audio successful the Control Center, but lone if you are listening connected AirPods Pro oregon Max headphones.
A Netflix spokesperson confirmed the further diagnostic to 9to5Mac.
It should already beryllium disposable connected iPhones and iPads moving iOS 14 oregon above. If not, cheque the App Store to spot if you person an update waiting.
Netflix admits that this is simply a "slow rollout", truthful it could besides beryllium that your portion is yet to get Spatial Audio connected supported content.
Apple volition present a further audio diagnostic with iOS 15 / iPadOS 15 adjacent month. Spatialise Stereo volition besides make a virtual situation dependable enactment from modular 2-channel mixes. This excessively volition enactment lone for AirPods Pro and Max users.
You tin cheque retired everything you request to cognize astir Apple's Spatial Audio and however to power it connected for your instrumentality successful our useful usher here.
Writing by Rik Henderson. Originally published connected 19 August 2021.