View Full Version : streaming media to tv

Jan 13, 2011, 11:36 PM
Iíll have my Airport Extreme on the 2nd flood but was wondering how I can stream movies and access files on the 1st floor television without hooking it up to a mac mini. Is there a cheaper alternative to be able to access files on tv?

Jan 13, 2011, 11:45 PM
You can use an Apple TV or use an iPod/iPhone and connect with a Composite/Component Cable to view your images on the TV.


Jan 14, 2011, 06:50 AM
Alternatively if you happen to have an xbox 360 you can install connect360 on your mac, and that will make you vids/photos/music accessible on your xbox

Jan 17, 2011, 03:35 PM
Yeah I would use a 1st generation apple tv with xbmc installed on it. Or you can use a old pc with a dvi video card. I think a first generation apple tv would be cheapest...they go for about 90.00 on ebay.