Apple TV

Apple TV

apple-tv

Apple released their set top Apple TV box with the latest being their 4K edition and we here at AppleUnboxed have a few of them.

Underneath the hood of the latest Apple TV set top box is a Apple A10X Fusion chip with a 64 bit architecture.

Ports on the Apple TV

Built in power supply, HDMI port and a Gigabit Ethernet port.

System Requirements

iTunes purchasing and renting and Home Sharing require iTunes Store account

Requires 802.11 wireless, Ethernet network, or Broadband Internet access

Requires 4K and HDR TV for 4K and HDR streaming

Requires acceptance of the software license terms at www.apple.com/legal/sla

Requires HDMI cable (sold separately)

Video Formats

H.264/HEVC SDR video up to 2160p, 60 fps, Main/Main 10 profile

HEVC Dolby Vision (Profile 5)/HDR10 (Main 10 profile) up to 2160p

H.264 Baseline Profile level 3.0 or lower with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats

MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 fps, Simple profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats

Audio Formats

HE-AAC (V1), AAC (up to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (up to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Apple Lossless, FLAC, AIFF, and WAV; AC-3 (Dolby Digital 5.1) and E-AC-3 (Dolby Digital Plus 7.1 surround sound)

Photo Formats

HEIF, JPEG, GIF, TIFF

Compatibility

Apple TV is compatible with HD and UHD TVs with HDMI3

Apple TV is compatible with Bluetooth keyboards4

Accessibility

Accessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of their Apple TV.

With built-in support for vision, hearing, physical and motor skills, and learning and literacy, you can easily find and enjoy your favorite entertainment. Learn more

Features include:

  • VoiceOver
  • Zoom
  • Increase Contrast
  • Reduce Motion
  • Closed Caption and SDH Support
  • Audio Descriptions
  • Siri and Dictation
  • Switch Control

In the Box

Apple TV 4K

Siri Remote

Power cord

Lightning to USB cable

Documentation