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The redesigned Apple TV makes it even easier to rent or buy HD movies. Go behind the scenes with iTunes Extras. Buy HD TV shows. And enjoy your music and photos. All from the comfort of your couch.
Apple TV gives you access to an easy-to-navigate world of entertainment. Rent HD movies. Buy HD movies and get iTunes Extras. Buy HD TV shows. Listen to your iTunes music and Internet radio. Even show off your photos. Connect one HDMI cable and, just like that, your TV becomes more than just a TV.
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HD movies. HD TV shows. HD podcasts. HD YouTube videos. With Apple TV, they're all available on demand. You get instant access to newly released Hollywood hits and popular classic and library titles, including a large selection of on-demand HD movies. And now you can also purchase and watch your favorite TV shows in brilliant HD one day after they air. Or enjoy thousands of free HD podcasts or YouTube videos from around the world.
Choose from a large selection of on-demand HD movies. Browse thousands of releases from every major Hollywood studio. Rent or buy them in HD. And go behind the scenes with iTunes Extras.
Apple TV gives you instant access to a large selection of on-demand HD movies. Choose a movie, and in seconds, you're watching the opening credits with theater-like Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound. HD rentals start at $3.99, and you have 30 days to start watching. Hit Play, and it's yours to watch as many times as you want in 24 hours.
Say you've selected a movie on the iTunes Store that stars one of your favorite actors. Now, on that movie’s summary screen, you can see - and click - other available movies featuring that actor. This applies to directors as well. And there are other ways Apple TV makes it easy to find the movie you're looking for. Movie titles are conveniently displayed as movie posters. You can also browse Top Movies, Latest Releases, Genres, or even All HD. When you find a movie you like, click to view the plot summary, the cast and crew, and a list of similar movies under Viewers Also Rented.
Make your favorite movies a permanent part of your digital collection. Movie purchases start at $9.99, and most titles are available the day they're released on DVD. Buy select movies with iTunes Extras and take your entertainment beyond the credits and behind the scenes. Access special features, watch interviews and trailers, view photos, and more right from Apple TV.
Your iTunes movie library plays well with Apple TV. Sync the movie and video library on your computer with Apple TV and watch on your widescreen TV. Or sync the movies you buy on Apple TV with iTunes, so you can transfer them to your iPod or iPhone.
If the studio makes them available, subtitles, foreign language tracks, and director commentaries are accessible on Apple TV. And built-in parental controls let you place limits on the types of movies your kids can rent and buy.
Rent or purchase movies from these studios:
This season's hottest shows are now available in HD on Apple TV. Choose from over 50,000 episodes and watch them whenever you want. Without a single commercial.
TV shows already in your iTunes library - say, your Season Pass for ABC's Desperate Housewives - play on Apple TV. And anything you purchase on Apple TV syncs back to iTunes on your computer, ready to transfer to your iPod or iPhone. So you can watch anywhere you want, anytime you want, commercial free.
Watch episodes of popular shows, such as Grey's Anatomy, in HD with Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound - all available on Apple TV. Buy the latest commercial-free episode of your favorite show the day after it airs, and then watch it whenever you're ready. Choose a Season Pass and get a whole season of a TV show automatically. Or get a Multi-Pass for shows that air every day, such as The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and enjoy a month's worth of episodes downloaded to Apple TV as they become available. Individual shows cost as little as $0.99.
Buy TV shows from these networks:
Now you can play your entire iTunes music library on your TV - through your home theater sound system.
From that comfortable spot on your couch, you have access to the entire iTunes Store. Use the remote to browse over 11 million high-quality, DRM-free iTunes Plus songs by genre, artist, song title, or cover art. Songs cost just 69¢, 99¢, or $1.29 each and most albums are $9.99.
You have the music. You have the speakers. Apple TV puts them together without missing a beat. Your iTunes music library syncs to Apple TV. So you can sit on your sofa, pick your music with the Apple TV remote, and sit back and enjoy the concert.
Music videos on your widescreen TV look as good as they sound. Browse to find the ones you like. Create your own music video channel by making a playlist of your favorite music videos. Even better, the music videos already on your computer sync or stream to your TV. Music videos start at only 99¢.
Music you buy on Apple TV automatically syncs back to your iTunes library. You can listen on your computer or transfer it to your iPod or iPhone. Of course, it goes the other way, too. Your entire iTunes library can be streamed to your Apple TV, so you can hear it in full home theater sound.
Big. Sharp. Life-size and lifelike. Your photos have never looked as good as they do in high definition on your widescreen TV.
Apple TV is truly amazing for watching HD movies. The same is true of your digital photos. Big, bold, in HD. It's the treatment your life deserves. Select My Photos on Apple TV to browse photo albums that are on your computer. Sync photos you want to view. It's a great way to relive the memories from a trip. Or put together a slideshow with music and add more life to a party.
Scroll through thumbnails. View full screen. Play slideshows with your music as a soundtrack. Or let your photos play randomly across your TV screen.
Apple TV brings the ease and organization of iPhoto to the big screen with Events and Faces. Events lets you flip through photos grouped by event, like "Beach house" or "Vegas trip". Faces uses face detection to identify people in your photos and face recognition to match faces that look like the same person. Click the Faces view and Apple TV shows you a corkboard featuring a snapshot of each person you've named in your photos, making it easy to spot people. And even easier to find the photos you want.
Apple TV can access your own or your friend's Flickr photos or MobileMe Gallery. Skim albums to see what’s inside, select an album, and check out your favorite photos.
The only thing better than watching waterskiing squirrels on your computer is watching waterskiing squirrels on your widescreen TV.
Apple TV makes YouTube a movie-like experience. So instead of huddling around a computer screen, you and your friends can watch from comfy spots in your living room. With the sound coming through your home theater speakers, the wonderful weirdness of YouTube is amplified to a whole new level. And now you can enjoy select YouTube videos in HD.
Explore Featured, Most Viewed, Most Recent, and Top Rated videos directly on your TV. Once you find what you're looking for, you can watch it right away or bookmark it for later.
Apple TV includes parental controls so you can restrict what your kids see on YouTube. Click Parental Controls in Preferences to establish your restrictions. Then secure your settings with your administrator password. It’s almost as good as having eyes in the back of your head.
Size and weight
- Footprint: 7.7 by 7.7 inches (197 by 197 mm)
- Height: 1.1 inches (28 mm)
- Weight: 2.4 pounds (1.09 kg)
- Built-in 48-watt universal power supply
In the box
- Apple TV
- Aluminum Apple Remote
- Power cord
- 500GB hard drive for storing content locally
- 625 hours of video
- Up to 112,000 songs
- Up to 78,000 pictures
- Mac or PC
- iTunes 8.0.1 or later
- Mac: Mac OS X v10.3.9 or later
- PC: Windows XP or later
- AirPort Extreme, Wi-Fi 802.11b, 802.11g, or 802.11n wireless network (wireless video streaming requires 802.11g or 802.11n) or 10/100BASE-T Ethernet network
Ports and interfaces
- HDMI (video and audio)
- Component video
- Optical audio
- Analog RCA stereo audio
- 10/100BASE-T Ethernet
- USB 2.0
- 802.11n wireless networking
- Built-in IR receiver (works with included Apple Remote)
- Operating temperature: 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
- Storage temperature: -40° to 185° F (-40° to 85° C)
- Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
- Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet (3,000 m)
- H.264 and protected H.264 (from iTunes Store): Up to 5 Mbps, Progressive Main Profile (CAVLC) with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps (maximum resolution: 1280 by 720 pixels at 24 fps, 960 by 540 pixels at 30 fps) in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
- iTunes Store purchased video: 320 by 240 pixels, 640 by 480 pixels, 720 by 480 pixels (anamorphic), or high-definition 720p
- MPEG-4: Up to 3 Mbps, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps (maximum resolution: 720 by 432 pixels at 30 fps) in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
Audio formats supported
- AAC (16 to 320 Kbps); protected AAC (from iTunes Store); MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps); MP3 VBR; Apple Lossless; AIFF; WAV; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound pass-through
- JPEG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, PNG
- Compatible with enhanced-definition or high-definition widescreen TVs capable of 1080p/1080i 60/50Hz, 720p 60/50Hz, 576p 50Hz, or 480p 60Hz, including popular models from these manufacturers: HP, Hitachi, JVC, LG, Mitsubishi, NEC, Panasonic, Philips, Pioneer, Samsung, Sony, Sharp, Toshiba, Vizio, Westinghouse
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