What’s new in tvOS 14 for Apple TV
Here are some of the new features and enhancements in the latest version of tvOS. Not all features and content are available in all countries or regions.
Home Theater (tvOS 14.2)
Connect HomePod to Apple TV 4K and enjoy stereo, surround sound, and Dolby Atmos audio. Add a second HomePod for a more immersive sound stage with true stereo sound. See Use Apple TV to play audio throughout your home.
Multiuser support for gaming
With multiuser support for gaming, players can keep track of their individual game levels, leaderboards, and invitations—and switch between players on the fly. You can also connect more of your favorite controllers to Apple TV, including Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 and Xbox Adaptive Controllers. See Find games in Apple Arcade.
HomeKit camera support
Get doorbell notifications onscreen, see a live view of your front door, and keep an eye on all your HomeKit camera feeds—right from your Apple TV. Just ask Siri to view any camera at any time or see them all from the Home view in Control Center. See Use tvOS Control Center on Apple TV.
Audio sharing and enhanced controls for home audio
When it’s quiet time, audio sharing lets you connect two sets of AirPods to your Apple TV and enjoy movies and shows with a friend. And when it’s party time, enhanced audio controls in Control Center make it even easier to play audio anywhere in your home from Apple TV. See Use Apple TV to play audio throughout your home.
Picture in Picture
Now available in all apps that support it, Picture in Picture lets you watch a movie or show in a small window while you keep an eye on the game, check the weather, or binge a TV series. See Control what’s playing on Apple TV.
Other tvOS 14 features
4K video sharing: With AirPlay, you can share your 4K videos from the Photos app on your iPhone or iPad to your Apple TV 4K in full resolution. See Stream content using AirPlay with Apple TV.
4K YouTube support: Watch the latest YouTube videos in their full 4K glory. Your favorite music, slo‑mo, outdoor, and vlog footage never looked better.