Mac mini v ATV re HDMI Out

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by Cbdboz, Nov 1, 2014.

  1. Cbdboz macrumors regular


    Oct 31, 2013

    I currently am unable to watch SKY GO (UK content provider media app) on my tv via ATV (from I-pad) as Sky Go does not support HDMI out with the Apple TV due to Licensing Agreements with the content providers.

    I am looking to buy a Mac mini as a central hub for my files as well as within my home theatre set up. If I access SKY Go on the Mac mini on the browser (or poss an app), and my Mac mini is connected to my TV via HDMI....would I still have the same issue....or would this work?

    ( note posted on Mac mini forum as well)
  2. waw74 macrumors 68030

    May 27, 2008
    Your TV screen would just be a monitor for you computer, so it would work fine. It would work the same as your laptop screen.
  3. Cbdboz thread starter macrumors regular


    Oct 31, 2013
    Thank you - just what I wanted to hear.

    Has anyone tried this with Sky Go....just to confirm?

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