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Jailbreak your Apple TV and run unofficial apps and software

Discover the trick to jailbreaking an Apple TV and install cool apps, services and media players on Apple’s media player.

How to jailbreak an Apple TV 4 or Apple TV 4K

It’s a slightly different process to jailbreak the fourth- and fifth-generation TVs as tvOS operates differently to the traditional Apple TV software.



Kodi 19 Welcomes tvOS Axes iOS 32bit Version

iOS 32-bit devices will no longer be supported from Kodi 19 onwards.

With the anticipated release of Kodi 19, tvOS will be added and supported as an official platform. It will be fully featured, supporting top-shelf and the Siri remote, with support for both the Apple 4 and 4K. Similar to iOS, it will require jailbreaking or side loading.

The following will be the oldest supported devices as of Kodi 19
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPad Air
  • iPad mini 2
  • iPod touch – 6th gen.

Devices older than the ones above (older iOS 32-bit devices) will continue to benefit from Kodi 18 and lower indefinitely.

Source: Kodi.tv



Set up the Apple TV app on your smart TV

Here’s what you need



Apple today released tvOS 11.4.1

Apple Releases tvOS 11.4.1

A month after the 11.4 update 11.4.1 comes with some minor updates.

Over the last few month it has honestly been tough covering the Apple TV as most of the updates have been minor. The last major update introduced AirPlay 2.

Unless any new bugs arise, this will most likely be the final stop before tvOS 12 which is due for a Fall release.

Enjoy!

Source: MacRumors



AirPlay 2

Quick Guide to Apple’s AirPlay 2

Apple AirPlay 2: Everything you need to know

AirPlay is Apple’s proprietary system that allows you to stream audio or video from an Apple source device has now in it’s second generation. The Apple TV plays an important part in this as it is one of multiple ways you can output your audio or video with the AirPlay 2 system. CNET made a great FAQ/guide which lets you know how to use this system. Also it lets you know about some of the best 3rd party devices that are compatible with Airplay 2. Below I have listed some of these devices.



tvOS 11.3 for Apple TV 4 and Apple TV 4K Now Available

The 11.3 Update Now Includes Frame Rate Matching

As previously only available to Apple TV 4K owners. Frame matching is now available on all Apple TVs (4th Gen and 4K). An altogether small and modest update but keep in mind that no jailbreak is available for tvOS 11.3 and it is available to max tvOS 11.1. So stay tuned for the go ahead to update.

Enjoy!

Source: 9to5macEngadget



Downgrade tvOS 11 to tvOS 10 / 10.2.2

As of This Day (10/02/18) Apple Is Still Singing tvOS 10.2.2

WCCFTECH made a quick guide to downgrading your tvOS from software version 11 to 10 (or 10.2.2)



Concept Apple TV By Martin Hajek

The Next Apple TV – Rumours and Requests

The Next Apple TV – Rumours and Requests

With the Apple TV 4K launch behind us, we can now start the rumour mill for the next Apple TV. The 6th generation of Apple TV maybe months or years down the line but that will not stop some early speculations and rumours. Generally you get a new Apple TV every 2 to 3 years so that would place us around 2019/2020.



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Amazon Prime Video on Apple TV 4K: Potential November Release?

The rumoured release date for Amazon’s Prime Video appears to be delayed

October 26, was the approximate release date for the Amazon Prime Video app. Although Amazon has confirmed the app was under development and coming “This year”. A Reddit rumour gave it a move precise date (October 26th at the earliest). Apple TV users would welcome the Amazon Prime Video app with open arms due to their massive 4K library when compared to Netflix and Hulu.

Apple TV users will have to patiently wait a more solid release date but stay tuned we will keep you posted.

The Amazon Prime Video app question has been added to our FAQ.

Sources: RedditAmazon Video Twitter Feed



Apple TV 4K FAQ

A quick FAQ for everything you need to know about the anticipated Apple TV 4K.

Tech site iMore released a very helpful FAQ for all your must need, gotta know questions about the newly announced 5th generation Apple TV: The Apple TV 4K.

Here are some of the more important answers to the FAQs

When can I order it and when can I get my hands on it?

  • Apple TV 4K goes on pre-sale September 15 and ships on September 22.

What’s it going to cost?

  • 32GB Apple TV 4K: $179 ($229 CAN)
  • 64GB Apple TV 4K: $199 ($249 CAN)
  • 32GB Apple TV: $149 ($199 CAN)
    • Note: They have discontinued the 64GB Apple TV 4 (It is still available as a refurbished device)



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