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Old Nov 15, 2012, 07:51 AM   #1
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1st gen tv and iPhone 5 airplay?

I am about to get my first ever smartphone and one on my main reasons for getting an iPhone was because I have an iMac, MacBook Pro, and a 1st Gen tv and I wanted to be able to use airplay to play music and videos through my stereo and tv via airplay from my iPhone.

I use my computers now to play music using my airport extreme and that connects everything to the same network. However I just read that the 1st gen tv does cannot stream music or videos from an iPhone, is that the case?
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Old Nov 15, 2012, 07:59 AM   #2
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However I just read that the 1st gen tv does cannot stream music or videos from an iPhone, is that the case?
Yes it's true, AirPlay only works with the ATV 2 & 3.
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Old Nov 15, 2012, 08:16 AM   #3
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Well dang.
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Old Nov 15, 2012, 12:27 PM   #4
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It is possible though.
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Old Nov 15, 2012, 12:30 PM   #5
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It is possible though.
Go on...

I may just get one of those Droid DNA's if I can't use the iPhone with my tv the way I thought I could.
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Old Nov 15, 2012, 12:31 PM   #6
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XBMC supports airplay on the atv1 .. requires jailbreak however
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