Apple TV Gets 1080p
- Airplay app allows streaming from iPad
- Buy movies via iCloud
- Push to play on other Apple devices
Apple says its new Apple TV features 1080p programming including iTunes movies and TV shows, Vimeo, photos and more in HD.
With iTunes in the Cloud, customers can purchase and play movies and TV shows from the iTunes Store and watch them on their HD TV. The new Apple TV is claimed to have a simpler user interface making it simple to access your movies, TV shows and music with iTunes Match, from iCloud. With Airplay, users can stream or mirror their favourite content from their iPad or iPhone 4S to Apple TV.
Apple TV users can choose from a selection of programming including movies and TV episodes on the iTunes Store. Apple TV content includes live sports from MLB as well as Internet content from Vimeo, YouTube and Flickr.
With iCloud, you can buy movies and TV shows on Apple TV and watch them on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC. iCloud also stores photos and pushes them wirelessly to all your devices including your HD TV via Apple TV.
iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users can use AirPlay to stream music, photos and videos from their devices directly to their HD TV with Apple TV. iPhone 4S or iPad users can use AirPlay Mirroring to show the screen of their device right on their HD TV, allowing them to stream web pages, spreadsheets or even games.