During the big fall of the presentation, which will be held September 9, Apple will show not only the iPhone 6s. Presented will be a new Apple TV – which, as it turns out, should appeal to fans of the games.
As writes the New York Times, the next generation Apple TV is called the main gaming device users and will compete with full-fledged gaming consoles from Microsoft and Sony.
“It is difficult to say how attractive will be games on Apple TV before the official presentation of the device. Many of the components needed for the game elements, will be presented together with the gadget. Including powerful graphics, new remote control, which will act as a game controller and, most important – the app store to buy and download games,” the newspaper writes.
According to preliminary data, the operating system Apple TV 4 will be based on iOS 9 and get access to the App store. Storage media console will provide a flash storage capacity of 8 or 16 GB. For the performance will be the responsibility of the A8 processor, which is installed in the iPhone 6/6 Plus. Also the device will include a USB port for data transfer to the console. Be subject to change control panel. It will be equipped with a touch panel and built-in microphone for voice control. Thanks to the multi-axis position sensors in space and the acceleration of the remote control can be used in games in analogy with the remote for a Nintendo Wii.
“I think Apple is going to open a new category of games that previously unsuccessfully tried to create other players, said an analyst at Jackdaw Research Jan Dawson. – Apple TV will be able to transfer regular play in our living rooms and make them more socially active.”
Analysts do not exclude a repeat of the situation with a simple and affordable Wii console, which could successfully compete with the much more advanced Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The most undemanding users the capabilities of the gadget was enough to play and having a lot of fun.
According to sources, cost of Apple TV 4 will be $149 dollars for a model with 8 GB of memory and $200 for the 16-Gigabyte modification.