4k Channels

4k-ultrahd-logoHere’s a list of 4k channels available from cable, fiber optic, and satellite TV services. 4k TV provides a video resolution of 3840×2160 (8.3 megapixels) which in effect is four-times the current HD standard of 1920×1080 (2.1 megapixels). 4k broadcasts are often enhanced by the use of the HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) High Dynamic Range (HDR) specification to extend the color depth, luminance, brightness, and contrast of video. Also see our list of HD channels.

List of 4k/HDR Ultra HD Cable Channels

Altice USA Optimum 4k Channel

  • Channel 200 – Dedicated


  • On Demand or Live via Xi6 IP video client

DIRECTV 4k Channels

  • Channel 104 – DTV4K
  • Channel 105 – LIVE4K
  • Channel 106 – LIVE4K2
  • Channel 107 – CINE4K
  • Channel 108 – CINE4K2

DISH 4k Channels

  • Channel 540 – Dedicated

Verizon Fios TV One

  • Channel 1498 (Fios TV 4k 1)
  • Channel 1499 (Fios TV 4k 2)

4k/HDR on Streaming Services

Ultra HD content can also be found on streaming services such as Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV 4k, Disney+, and Netflix. The 4k content is often enhanced with Dolby Vision and HDR10 High Dynamic Range specs. And, some titles feature Dolby Atmos audio. Read: Ways to Watch 4k Ultra HD Movies & TV Shows

4k/HDR on Blu-ray Disc

There are hundreds of movies and TV shows available in 4k, HDR, and Dolby Atmos on Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc. The discs need to be played on a 4k Blu-ray player. and viewed on a 4k or 4k/HDR TV to fully experience 4k resolution and color. See a list of 4k Ultra HD Blu-ray titles.

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  1. DirecTV updated their 4K channel numbers a few months ago to make room for additional live sports events. please update :

    104 – Full-time mix content
    105 – Live Sports and events in 4K
    106 – Live Sports and events in 4K (2)
    107 – PPV movies in 4k and Live Sports and Events in 4K (3)
    108 – PPV movies in 4K HDR


      • Spoke with Spectrum today as I just picked up a 4K DVR from them… no 4K content! Nothing in the pipeline too. So at least 1 year in my thinking. Maybe time for me to switch.


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