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Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor - MD199LL/A

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Single-Core A5 Chip/ Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)/ Netflix Streaming (Account Required)/ Stream Media From A Mac Or PC/ Watch 1080p HD Movies And TV Shows From iTunes/ Enjoy Your Music And Photos From iCloud/ Stream From Your iOS Devices Via AirPlay/ Black Finish
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Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor, Model MD199LLA

The Apple TV is a tiny entertainment powerhouse that plays the content you love from iTunes, Netflix, YouTube, and your favorite sports leagues on your widescreen TV. In up to 1080p HD. The perfect centerpiece to your home entertainment center, the Apple TV gives you complete control on your favorite programming and music choices. Installation is a breeze, just plug it in, connect to the internet and start streaming.

The Apple TV gives you the opportunity to connect to your favorite streaming websites, but it also becomes your iPhone and iPad's best friend. With Apple's proprietary AirPlay, you can wireless stream content from you other Apple devices directly to your widescreen HDTV. Start streaming your photos and videos with the touch of a button. Sit back, and enjoy!

Features:

  • Movies, TV shows, music, photos, and more. All on your widescreen TV
    Apple TV gives you anytime access to endless entertainment. Thousands of HD movies and TV shows from iTunes — many in stunning 1080p — play through Apple TV on your HDTV, and music and photos stream from your computer. You just click and watch. With AirPlay, it’s simple to play content from your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch on your TV.1 And the Apple TV interface makes it easy to find whatever you’re in the mood for
  • Small. Powerful. Efficient
    Quiet, energy efficient, and so small it fits in the palm of your hand, Apple TV sits neatly on a TV stand or in a crowded media cabinet. When it’s not filling your living room with drama, romance, and comedy, it uses less power than a night-light. And the included Apple Remote makes it easy to get to your favorite entertainment
  • Easy setup
    Setting up Apple TV takes almost no time at all. Just plug the power cord into the wall and connect Apple TV to your widescreen TV using an HDMI cable (sold separately). Since everything streams wirelessly to Apple TV using your Wi-Fi network, that’s all you need. Except for the popcorn
  • Give your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch some airtime
    With AirPlay, you can wirelessly stream content from your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch to your widescreen TV via Apple TV.1 So if you want to watch a movie stored on one of your devices, you don’t need to buy or rent it again to watch it on the best screen in the house. You can also stream home movies, photos, or videos from websites and AirPlay-enabled apps. And with AirPlay Mirroring, you can display the screen of your iPad or iPhone 4S on your HDTV.2 So when you tap, swipe, pinch, or play something, it shows up on the big screen — ideal for sharing entertainment with friends or showing off your gaming skills (or lack thereof)
  • Store it in iCloud. Watch it on Apple TV
    With iCloud, you can buy movies and TV shows on Apple TV and watch them on your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac, or PC. And vice versa.3 iCloud also stores your photos and pushes them wirelessly to all your devices4 — including your HDTV via Apple TV. It’s the easiest way to get instant access to your content, no matter which device you’re using
  • iTunes Match
    If you’re an iTunes Match subscriber, you can access your entire music collection from iCloud — including songs you’ve imported from CDs — right from your Apple TV. Play your whole collection on Apple TV or any iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or computer for just $24.99 a year.5 iTunes Match has an amazing scan-and-match feature: All the songs in your iTunes library are scanned and then matched with those available on the iTunes Store. Matched songs are instantly added to iCloud with no uploading needed. Any remaining songs are automatically uploaded from your computer to iCloud
  • Photo Stream
    Uploading all the photos from a summer vacation or a big event is as easy as doing nothing at all. With Photo Stream in iCloud, your most recent 1000 photos automatically appear on all your devices — including Apple TV — no matter which device you used to take the picture. No syncing. No sending. Your photos are just there on your HDTV. For you, and everyone, to enjoy

Specifications:

  • Processor: Apple single-core A5 chip
  • System Requirements
    • Wi-Fi (802.11a, b, g, or n) wireless network (wireless video streaming requires 802.11a, g, or n) or 10/100BASE-T Ethernet network
    • iTunes Store account for buying or renting movies and buying TV shows
    • Netflix account for streaming Netflix content
    • For streaming media from a Mac or PC: iTunes 10.6 or later; iTunes Store account for Home Sharing
    • MLB.TV subscription required to watch live and archived games
    • NBA.com League Pass Broadband subscription required to watch live and archived games
    • NHL GameCenter Live subscription required to watch live and archived games
  • Ports and Interfaces
    • HDMI
    • Optical audio
    • 10/100BASE-T Ethernet
    • Built-in IR receiver
    • Micro-USB (for service and support)
  • Wireless: Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)
  • Environmental Requirements
    • Operating temperature: 32° to 95° F (0° to 35° C)
    • Storage temperature: -4° to 113° F (-20° to 45° C)
    • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
    • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet (3000 m)
  • Power: Built-in 6-watt universal power supply
  • Video Formats
    • H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High or Main Profile level 4.0 or lower, Baseline profile level 3.0 or lower with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
    • MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
    • Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format
  • Audio Formats: HE-AAC (V1), AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound pass-through
  • Photo Formats: JPEG, GIF, TIFF
  • TV Compatibility: Compatible with high-definition TVs with HDMI and capable of 1080p or 720p at 60/50Hz,2 including popular models from these manufacturers: Hitachi, JVC, LG, Mitsubishi, NEC, Panasonic, Philips, Pioneer, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, Toshiba, Vizio, Westinghouse

In the Box:

  • Apple TV
  • Apple Remote
  • Power cord
  • Documentation

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 0.9"
  • Width: 3.9"
  • Depth: 3.9"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 0.6 lbs
  • Shipping: 1 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Limited Warranty
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor
 
4.6

(based on 64 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (48)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to setup (49)
  • Attractive (46)
  • Simple controls (45)
  • Improved audio/video (25)
  • Easy to set up (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home (52)
    • Movies (43)
    • Office (12)
    • Professional (11)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (25), Enthusiast (21), Power user (10)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (49), Yes (9)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Not all apps work

    This is a wonderful, unobtrusive little box that has a few flaws. First and foremost, some of the apps that come with it does not work (Watch ABC, and the 3 Disney...Read complete review

    This is a wonderful, unobtrusive little box that has a few flaws. First and foremost, some of the apps that come with it does not work (Watch ABC, and the 3 Disney apps). This is not a big deal with my family, since we can get this service through U-Verse.

    The second flaw is accessing iTunes on our pc. It took me some time and frustration before I figured out that iTunes needs to be running on the pc whenever Apple TV attempts to access the content. I couldn't figure out why seemed to work intermittently until the light bulb went off. This is not a big deal either, but it is something to keep in mind.

    Overall, we are very happy with the device. The Watch ESPN app is especially nice, since a lot of the college games we are interested in watching are not broadcast locally, but we can watch them through the app!

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Returned

    The Apple TV seems to be just a vehicle for selling content. They should give them away. You can get much more control, freedom, and content by connecting a laptop via HDMI cable...Read complete review

    The Apple TV seems to be just a vehicle for selling content. They should give them away. You can get much more control, freedom, and content by connecting a laptop via HDMI cable to your TV.

    I have a Yamaha receiver connected to my home network via a network bridge. It seems much easier to connect to the network and is far easier to use with the excellent and FREE Yamaha AV Controller app for my android phone.

    Reviewed by 64 customers

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    5.0

    awesome

    By kasey\

    from glenview, IL

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Fast Setup
    • Improved Audio/Video
    • Simple Controls

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home
      • Movies
      • Office
      • Professional

      Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

      This is awesome and very useful.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      4.0

      Good product needs improvement

      By The gadget enthusiast

      from Morton grove ill.

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Simple Controls

      Cons

      • Difficult To In

      Best Uses

      • Home

      Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

      Had difficulty to interact with other apple products, the app control remote for the ipad is nothing more than a digital version of the actual remote.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      Love It!

      By RobertL39

      from Aptos, CA

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Excellent Price
      • Fast Setup
      • Improved Audio/Video
      • Simple Controls

      Cons

      • No Amazon
      • No Hdmi Cable Included

      Best Uses

        Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

        Fast and easy to set-up. Easier to use than Apps built into the TV. Slight trick to AirPlay mirroring, but that's an Apple software oversight.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        4.0

        Not all apps work

        By TennLogs

        from Collierville, TN

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Fast Setup
        • Improved Audio/Video
        • Simple Controls

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home
          • Movies

          Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

          This is a wonderful, unobtrusive little box that has a few flaws. First and foremost, some of the apps that come with it does not work (Watch ABC, and the 3 Disney apps). This is not a big deal with my family, since we can get this service through U-Verse.

          The second flaw is accessing iTunes on our pc. It took me some time and frustration before I figured out that iTunes needs to be running on the pc whenever Apple TV attempts to access the content. I couldn't figure out why seemed to work intermittently until the light bulb went off. This is not a big deal either, but it is something to keep in mind.

          Overall, we are very happy with the device. The Watch ESPN app is especially nice, since a lot of the college games we are interested in watching are not broadcast locally, but we can watch them through the app!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          Comment on this review

           
          1.0

          Sony TV won't recognize it using HDMI

          By JPL

          from Chicago, IL

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Difficult Setup

            Best Uses

              Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

              My Sony Bravia TV would not recognize it using an HDMI cable. Could not get it to work.

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              I love the Apple TV

              By Marathon Tim!!!

              from Chicago, Illinois

              About Me Power User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Fast Setup
              • Improved Audio/Video
              • Simple Controls
              • So easy to use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Home
                • Movies
                • Office
                • Professional

                Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

                It is so easy to use and set up even my Nephew could use it!! It has great videos available for free through the Smithsonian Channel. Love it so much, I bought one for my two sisters, and my parents!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                Fun!!

                By Nadoush

                from Chicago, IL

                About Me Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Fast Setup

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Home
                  • Movies

                  Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

                  Wonderful product, if you like electronic toys, this is a good addition. Watch everything from your iPod or iPad on your tv. We watch movies, music, YouTube, etc. all on our tv.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  As good as expected

                  By RCP

                  from Baltimore, MD

                  About Me Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Fast Setup
                  • Simple Controls

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Home
                    • Movies

                    Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

                    Apple TV is a great way to watch iTunes and Netflix libraries on your TV. It has a simple set-up and is fairly easy to use.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    4.0

                    It works

                    By Mukundan

                    from Richmond VA

                    About Me Casual User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Tiny remote

                      Best Uses

                      • Air Play

                      Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

                      Reason I bought this is to use airplay. I have multiple Roku's and Roku and Apple TV are the same except for airplay feature for what I use them for. I like Roku's remote better. It is silly one has to buy multiple devices to support various streaming technologies in stead of all in one.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      Comment on this review

                       
                      4.0

                      Apple TV-Just as advertised

                      By RSOC

                      from Utah

                      About Me Casual User

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Attractive Design
                      • Fast Setup
                      • I-pad Friendly
                      • Streaming Video

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Home
                        • Music Playlist
                        • Streaming Video

                        Comments about Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor:

                        Easy set-up and helps to gett better benefits from my I-pad and I-phone. Simple but useful.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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