Apple TV Take 2 is now LIVE!

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by imlucid, Feb 12, 2008.

  1. macrumors 6502

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    Have at it folks!

    Kevin
     
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    FreeState

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    Thanks kevin - cant wait:) Downloading and installing now and then its off to work :(
     
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    WOOOHHOOOOOOO!!!!! Downloading now, I AM PUMPED!!!! :D
     
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    ipedro

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    Typical last minute Apple... but congrats on getting it out on the deadline.. err.. second deadline. :D
     
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    Wirelessly posted (iPhone: Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU like Mac OS X; en) AppleWebKit/420.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.0 Mobile/4A93 Safari/419.3)

    Yippee!

    Steve
     
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    I noticed the iTunes Store was down for a while about 30 mintues ago....Congrats guys, let us know how it is!
     
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    FreeState

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    Took about 4 to 5 minutes to download (cable on wireless N) and its been about 8 minutes installing with about 85% done....

    EDIT:

    it goes through the progress bar screen three times - the second and third times are much faster than the first.
     
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    petvas

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    Installing now! Almost finished
     
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    Downloading (slowly) in the UK - I wonder what it will give me*, given that movie rentals aren't an option here.

    *I know - I'm downloading the update without knowing much about it at all. At least it is going on relatively cheap (reconditioned) hardware, so if I don't like it I can roll back and set my firewall to deny traffic to mesu.
     
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    ipedro

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    My :apple: TV is outputting @ 1080p according to my TV!
     
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    Awesome! Can't wait....

    Now, let the complaining begin......
     
  12. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Yep, 1080p is now supported through HDMI

    Kevin
     
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    bacaramac

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    Is there now a setting for 1080P in resolution on ATV?
     
  14. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Yes.

    Kevin
     
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    bacaramac

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    Alright, who is going to be the first to verify Bitrate max, etc for those of you who have HD movies?

    See if they increased it, but didn't tell everyone like they are doing on the iPhone.
     
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    ipedro

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    Now Kevin, can you reveal now what took it so long? :)
     
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    Any chance that 5.1 works on Handbrake encoded DVDs?
     
  18. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Lets just say it was worth waiting for.

    Kevin
     
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    How cryptic! :D
     
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    ipedro

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    HOLY WOW!!!!!!! The new startup video is incredible!!! It has a Leopard space flavor.. LOVE IT!
     
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    Phil A.

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    Wirelessly posted (iPhone: Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU like Mac OS X; en) AppleWebKit/420.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.0 Mobile/4A93 Safari/419.3)

    downloading now but it's very slow to download - I downloaded the 380mb 10.5.2 in about 10 minutes yesterday but it's telling me there are 24 minutes to go for this one :(
     
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    Downloaded on both Apple TV in two minutes. Update looks good. Very nice
     
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    Because we are all simultaneously hammering their servers! :eek: :D

    w00t!!!11!!!
     
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    Hooray! I was going pick up my :apple:TV on my way home from work today. So now I get the new software right away!
     

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