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apple TV

$99 USA

specs

  1. Apple single-core A5 chip
  2. 1080p hdmi only sorry people with old TVs you will need to get a converter cable or a new TV. get a hdmi cable here at mono price
  3. Optical audio get one here at mono price

Audio Formats the Apple TV can use

HE-AAC (V1), AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound pass-through

Photo Formats

JPEG, GIF, TIFF

about apple TV itself

likes

  • it is a good media center box
  • and it has airplay for playing your iPod,iPad,iPhone
  • it is a little black hockey puck lol
  • it has a lot of great apps like hulu plus, YouTube, Netflix,and the radio app is nice
  • it is a fast media center box for the price $99 us you cant beat that price
  • i love the YouTube app!
  • updates are much smaller other ios media players
  • the apple TV gives you a dvr feel to it is the best to replace payed TV
  • it boots up fast
  • comes back on from sleep mode it will go back to the app you left it on before it went to sleep

dislikes

  • when you get the apple TV you have to buy a hdmi cable it does not come with one in the box.
  • it  takes up too much bandwidth. i have dsl its slow with Netflix
  • i don’t like the micro usb port on the back of it. it gets in the way if you have the hdmi cable in the way. its only for maintaing the apple TV
  • it does not have spotfiy app that is one app we all want on the apple TV please.
  • it does not have a app for amazon instant video prime members
  • it does not have a app for tune in radio
  • it needs a faster fast forward and it needs a faster rewind too
  • it needs a app store like the Roku has i would love to have that please
  • and we need a keyboard on “Bluetooth” that would work for all of us apple TV users.
  • i wish it had games and a SD card slot on it
  • and most of us would like to be able to change the look on the start screen.
  • i wish they had more coulers to pick from like blue,red,gold,yello,ect
  • i wish they had more apps

about the the apps i use

you tube app

likes

  • easy to use 
  • smooth ui
  • very easy to find what you want to watch
  • i love the HD videos

dislikes

  • when you want to change apps is does not keep the You Tube video in the memory

Netflix app

 likes

  • very clean ui
  • fast movie streaming if you have cable and faster. to have 1.2mb to 3mb to have full hd
  • lots of movies to pick from

 

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