As we move closer to a world where 4K is becoming the new standard resolution, Google is helping its customers prepare by upgrading many of their old purchases for free. On Tuesday, Google announced that 4K movies, once available at participating studios, will automatically upgrade your past movie purchases so you can stream them to 4K, even if you bought the movie in SD or HD
Anything You need to get the 4K upgrades, open the Google Play Movies app, and you'll see a screen like the one above in this post that informs you how many movies have been updated in your collection. You have the opportunity to click through and see a full list of upgrades.
In addition to the free 4K upgrades, Google is also lowering the price of 4K movies across the board, so you might actually consider releasing the Shelling a few extra dollars for the best version of the movie. As you can see in the Google Play Store, many of the last 4K titles have dropped to $ 1
Plus: If you want to watch 4K movies right from your Smart TV, Google is expanding the number of supported TVs well. In addition to 4K Sony Bravia TVs, the Play Movies & TV app also supports 4K movies on "most" 4K Samsung smart TVs, and support for LG TVs is in preparation for the future. And finally, the Play Movies & TV app for Samsung, LG and Vizio TVs has been updated with a modern look and feel to deliver a better experience.