Apple TV Specifications and Features

Apple TV allows you stream your favorite contents from iTunes, Netflix, YouTube, and sport leagues to your widescreen TV in up to 1080p HD (on a rental or purchase basis). Just connect Apple TV to your widescreen TV using an HDMI cable and enjoy a wide variety of home entertainment. The device is equipped with Single-core A5 chip; Wi-Fi (802.11a, b, g, or n); 10/100BASE-T Ethernet; HDMI2; Optical audio output; Built-in IR receiver; built-in power supply; and Micro-USB. Apple TV is compatible with high-definition TVs with HDMI and capable of 1080p or 720p at 60/50Hz,2 including from: Hitachi, JVC, LG, Mitsubishi, NEC, Panasonic, Philips, Pioneer, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, Toshiba, Vizio, Westinghouse.

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It also offers other features, such as: 1080p movies and TV shows from iTunes Store; Redesigned 1080p user interface; Ability to re-download purchased movies through iCloud; recommendations for movies; Photo Stream resolution up to 1080p; and more.

System requirements: iTunes Store account for buying or renting movies and buying TV shows; Netflix account for streaming Netflix content; For streaming media from a Mac or PC: iTunes 10.6 or later; iTunes Store account for Home Sharing; MLB.TV subscription required to watch live and archived games; League Pass Broadband subscription required to watch live and archived games; NHL GameCenter Live subscription required to watch live and archived games.

Apple TV Dimension

Height: 0.9 inch (23 mm)
Width: 3.9 inches (98 mm)
Depth: 3.9 inches (98 mm)
Weight: 0.6 pound

Reset Apple TV to Restore Factory Default Settings

Restoring the device to the original factory settings:

  • Press and hold both MENU and “ “ on the Apple Remote for 6 seconds or until the status light blinks amber.
  • Choose a language.
  • Choose Factory Restore.

During a factory restore, the progress indicator (a spinning gear) may spin for a while, so be patient. If your network doesn’t use DHCP, choose Configure TCP/IP and enter the TCP/IP configuration. If you still don’t see Apple TV in the Source list in iTunes, go to the Apple TV Support page for more information: