According to the source, the new Apple TV will undergo some significant changes compared to the current model. Will present new along with new smartphones and tablets on 9 September.
The cost of the fourth generation Apple TV will start at $ 149. Previously, we reported that Apple has not yet decided the final price of the product. Recall that the current version of the Apple TV originally cost $ 100, and then fell to $ 70. However, now the price tags approved: 8-Gigabyte modification will cost $149, 16 GB – $199.
According to 9to5mac, known for accurate leaks about upcoming updates to Apple, Apple TV fourth generation will be radically different from its predecessor and from the point of view of hardware and software. Edition appearing confirms earlier information about using the A8 processor and iOS 9. In will happen ON important changes – new App store, a developer API, voice assistant Siri.
Unlike the Apple TV 3G is a new generation device will have a black metal console: colour set-top box. In addition to the touch surface, he will receive two mechanical buttons – one for Siri, the second to return to the home screen. On the side of the swing is the volume.
According to rumors the new model of Apple TV set will be slightly thicker and wider than the current version. The number of interfaces Apple TV 4 will be saved: power, HDMI, mini-usb, Ethernet, and optical output. The device will not support playback of content in 4K.
Apple waited for the announcement of the new Apple TV in June, at WWDC. However at that time neither the hardware nor the related services were not ready. The last time Apple made significant updates to the Apple TV in 2012, adding to the console more powerful processor and a Full HD resolution.