tvOS 11.2 release notes

Released on December 4, 2017, the tvOS 11.2 software update brought a pair of new HDR viewing options for Apple TV 4K owners along with access to a brand new Sports tab within Apple’s TV app and assorted under-the-hood changes and fixes.

In order to update your Apple TV to the latest available version of tvOS, go to Settings → System → Software Updates and select the option Check for Update. If an update is available, a message will appear. You can then choose Download and Install to start downloading.

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You can also download tvOS 11.2 directly from our Downloads section.

tvOS 11.2 release notes

The tvOS 11.2 software update includes general performance and stability improvements along with the following new features and enhancements:

TV app

  • In the United States, you can browse the new Sports tab for live and upcoming games and choose your favorite teams to automatically add games to Up Next and receive notifications

Video playback


  • VoiceOver navigation and reading improvements including a VoiceOver Follow Focus rotor item and a Read Screen After Delay option available in all navigation modes (also improved consistency of text input when dictated)

The new content matching options in tvOS 11.2

tvOS 11.2 is available for the fourth-generation Apple TV and Apple TV 4K.

For information on the security contents of tvOS 11.2, read Apple’s support document.