|Nov 17, 2008, 04:07 AM||#1|
apple TV updates due soon?
I have just decided to get apple TV as I have just purchased an HD camcorder and want a way of showing these home movies through my TV (I currently connect my macbook to the tv to show photos and play music through my speaker system I also watch a lot of TV online).
I am aware of what the system can do currently and what capacity I think I will need (160GB should be enough).
I read somewhere else that there might possibly be updates out in January. My questions are (and I appreciate folk might not know for definite):
Is an update likely in January?
Based on what I want to do with it (show home movies, photos and play itunes) what might an update have that would be of interest to the users?
|Nov 17, 2008, 04:30 AM||#2|
I'm certainly getting one, but I'm waiting for Apple to implement all of the kick-awesome DVR patents they have.
An Apple TV with the features it has now PLUS those of a Slingbox is what will probably be the next update.
And if anything happens, it will be at MacWorld.
Here's how I see it:
Either a merging of the Mac Mini and Apple TV (adding DVR stuff)
or they stay separate, both are slightly updated, and no DVR stuff.
But at MacWorld, for sure. Unless they do what they always do and don't update.
|Nov 18, 2008, 12:02 AM||#3|
My interest is this: it's occurred to me this weekend that I really should think more seriously about getting a DVR for the bedroom. As I generally like Apple products, I likely would become an AppleTV user if they did add a DVR (I currently am a very satisfied Tivo user, so Apple would have to do this right).
OTOH, I'm also using a Mini, and am hoping for an upgrade for my computer. So, I hope they keep the lines separate, because I want Apple to focus on the computers and not try to charge me a Mini price for an AppleTV.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Apple ID disabled due to security reasons..||TheSponge||iPhone||13||Oct 22, 2013 06:43 PM|
|Apple offered to Swap phone due to battery||pugnut||iOS 6||24||May 1, 2013 11:21 AM|
|General: FYI Apple shut down Apple ID and iCloud password reset due to security flaw||BumpyFlatline||Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks||4||Mar 23, 2013 08:35 AM|
|Apple Updates OS X Server, Adds Caching to Speed Distribution of Mac App Store Updates||MacRumors||Mac Blog Discussion||26||Dec 12, 2012 01:26 AM|
|For those of you not sure about updating to iOS 6 due to new Apple maps...||DJinTX||iOS 6||13||Sep 27, 2012 10:58 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:43 AM.