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The Apple TV can’t replace my game console

The Apple TV can’t replace my game console

Apple has big plans for their set-top box, the Apple TV. Based on all of the rumors and reports that we’ve been seeing over the last several weeks, if not months, it would be hard to consider that Apple still thinks of the Apple TV as just a hobby.

Apple TV 4 rumor roundup: Everything we know so far

Apple TV 4 rumor roundup: Everything we know so far
After years of speculation, Apple is expected to unveil its fourth-generation Apple TV during a press event to be held next week on September 9th. The Apple TV is long overdue for an upgrade with the last revision debuting in January of 2013. Though Apple has sold more than 25 million Apple TVs since launch, the media player is steadily losing market share, trailing behind Roku, Chromecast and the Amazon Fire TV in the latest survey from Parks Associates. A new model, especially one that debuts before the holiday shopping season, could jumpstart consumer interest in the Apple TV. 

Apple TV 4 said to feature A8 processor, no 4K support, a black remote, 8/16GB storage and more

Apple TV 4 said to feature A8 processor, no 4K support, a black remote, 8/16GB storage and more

Earlier on September 2, a report surfaced that indicated the Apple TV 4 will start at $149, and now new information has surfaced that outlines the hardware expectations for the set-top box.

Apple TV 4 concept images showcase new UI, Siri integration and more

Apple TV 4 concept images showcase new UI, Siri integration and more

While nothing is official just yet, it’s very likely that Apple will announce a brand new Apple TV set-top box at the company’s media event on September 9.

Apple TV updates NFL Now Channel with Game Pass subscription option and new name

Apple TV updates NFL Now Channel with Game Pass subscription option and new name

At the tail-end of July, the National Football League did away with its Game Rewind program, and instead opted to include a subscription-based service in its place.

Apple TV 4 will have focus on gaming with Bluetooth controllers, Siri to control ‘mostly everything’

Apple TV 4 will have focus on gaming with Bluetooth controllers, Siri to control ‘mostly everything’

Details about Apple’s upcoming refresh to its set-top box, the Apple TV, keep funneling out ahead of the expected debut on Apple’s September 9 event day.

Apple TV 4 will reportedly go on sale in October; may cost between $149 – $199

Apple TV 4 will reportedly go on sale in October; may cost between $149 – $199

According to sources of 9to5Mac, the next generation Apple TV will be priced below $200 and will go up for sale sometime in October. The final price of the set top box has still not been finalised by Apple though, with the starting price point going to be either $149 or $199.

Original Apple TV, some iPods and Cinema Displays going obsolete on September 8

Original Apple TV, some iPods and Cinema Displays going obsolete on September 8

Apple is launching new products on Wednesday, September 9, and just ahead of that it’s decided to go ahead and put some devices on the obsolete list.

The new Apple TV will feature a remote with motion sensors, like the Wii remote

The new Apple TV will feature a remote with motion sensors, like the Wii remote

In 2006, Nintendo released the Wii, which featured a main controller that supported motion sensors, for some very interesting gameplay elements.

Apple’s streaming TV service locked in negotiations due to $40 per month pricing

Apple’s streaming TV service locked in negotiations due to $40 per month pricing

One of the more consistently rumored products coming down the pipe from Apple is a streaming TV service, but so far behind-the-scenes negotiations aren’t working out all that well, based on a new report.