On St. Nicholas’s day it was finally time. Amazonso that Prime customers can play video content directly through AppleTV. Originally it was planned that 5.1 audio is supported directly. However, Amazon indicated that the feature is not yet implemented and this , Now the time has come.
Amazon Prime Video: 5.1 Audio is now supported on AppleTV
Amazon Prime Video is now available in the tvOS App Store in version 1.0.1. With this release, Amazon Audio 5.1 implements. However, that’s not the whole truth. Audio 5.1 is initially only available for UHD content on AppleTV 4K.
With another update, Amazon Prime Video will also be delivering 5.1 surround sound for SD and HD content. When this is the case is currently unknown. However, we assume that this update will not be long in coming, because Amazon speaks of “soon”.