Tag Archives: Apple TV

Apple TV teardown reveals reason for bigger size

One of the things people noticed when Apple announced the new Apple TV on September 9 was the size of the device. It has the same footprint dimensions as the previous generation but is taller. Why the added height? A teardown by iFixit shows us why. The new Apple TV runs last year’s A8 chip. However, one thing we haven’t learned is how fast the chip…

First unboxing of fourth-generation Apple TV appears

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lefJPSxs8Ls The Apple TV fourth-generation isn’t slated to ship until late October, however YouTuber Andru Edwards has gotten his hands on it and has put up an unboxing video online. The video gives us a little hint into what will come packaged with the newly announced Apple TV. Similar to the Mac Pro, the Apple TV…

Here’s when you can get everything Apple has announced

Wednesday’s Apple event showcased a lot of new hardware that will no doubt push Apple into a very profitable holiday quarter. But when can you get your hands on everything that was mentioned on stage? First up, Apple announced new options for the Apple Watch. Want a gold or rose gold Watch? Now you can get an affordable Sport model with those…

Documentation reveals new Apple TV hardware specs, 2GB RAM

With developers now having had access to tvOS and new Apple TV documentation, information has started to leak online. Part of this is the hardware specs for the new Apple TV, including the existence of 2GB of RAM. As announced, the new Apple TV is running an A8 chip, the same chip found in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. But while the iPhone 6 only…

New Apple TV: Siri, App Store, games, coming ‘late October’

As anticipated, Apple announced their new Apple TV today, showing that the device is more than a hobby. With an updated user interface, Siri, an App Store, upgraded hardware, and a new remote, Apple TV has received a big upgrade. Remote As had been rumored, the new Apple TV has a new remote. A touch surface replaces the previous physical directional and…

What to expect at Apple’s September event

Rumors and leaks have been rampant leading up to Apple’s September 9 event. Despite having so many products to announce, Apple is rumored to be considering announcing them all on Wednesday. In that case, get ready for a long event. Otherwise, iPads could be pushed to an October event alongside OS X El Capitan and the announcement of a new 4k…

Apple may be exploring producing original TV shows

According to a new report from Variety, Apple is looking into the realm of producing original TV shows and is talking to Hollywood executives about it. The discussions are still in the early stages, however Apple is looking to compete against popular services like Netflix and Hulu. Sources indicate the Cupertino, Calif. colossus has held preliminary…

Apple TV 4 coming in October with $149 or $199 price tag

The Apple TV 4 will be released in October with a $149 or $199 price tag, according to 9to5Mac. In comparison, the Apple TV 3 originally retailed for $99 and had a recent price cut, making the device $69. Apple will, however, keep the third-generation Apple TV because of the higher price tag on its upcoming fourth-generation Apple TV. The new Apple TV…