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Review of Apple TV Newest Version with 1080p HD (Model: MD199LL/A)

Very Good
4.20 stars
Price Range
Reviewed on: June 01, 2013
Author: BoolPool.com

Pros & Cons

  • Easy to setup and use
  • Wirelessly stream
  • Small, Simple and Elegant design
  • Super easy streaming from Apple devices, iTunes and iCloud
  • Affordable price and worth its price
  • Surround sound and HD Resolution support
  • Content is easy to find and access
  • No internal storage, No TV Tuner
  • No HDMI cable in the box
  • Needs iTunes for network sharing

Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Apple TV Newest Version with 1080p HD (Model: MD199LL/A). The BoolPool rating for this product is Very Good, with 4.20 stars, and the price range is $95-$99.

Apple TV (MD199LL/A) is the latest model released in 2012. It is a digital multimedia streaming device that allows to watch thousands of movies and TV episodes in top-quality 1080p from the iTunes Store or other service providers like Netflix or Hulu. Airplay makes playing content from your iOS devices on your TV, super easy. The movies and TV shows bought on Apple TV are stored in iCloud, making it possible to watch them on your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac or PC.

The New Apple TV (2012) has a new interface and a new A5 SoC processor. It is very easy to setup and use. The device is small, simple and boasts a very elegant design. It does support surround sound and HD Resolution. Users like that it is easy to find and access content and navigation is very easy. It comes with a very sleek remote. iTunes store also has a free app for remote which can be used from iPad or iPhone while streaming on wireless network from the same device. Apple TV is well priced at $99 which makes it affordable and worth its price.

Some users complain about the lack of storage and TV tuner on the device. Apple TV does not come with a HDMI cable. The best of Apple TV comes out only when used with other Apple devices. There are other devices like Roku 2XD which provide a lot more options as compared to Apple TV.

Overall, Apple TV is a good streaming device with its major strength in Airplay and simple interface.

User Voice

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Review Group #: 1
(4.50 stars)
29 Reviews
Easy to setup and use Airplay mirroring is great Great HD playback from iTunes Currently not many channels to choose from
Review Group #: 2
(5.00 stars)
10 Reviews
Makes it easy to show the pictures and movies from iDevices on TV Apple's movie rental prices are almost always cheaper Netflix works well on Apple TV
Review Group #: 3
(4.50 stars)
13 Reviews
Great for watching content residing in iTunes Store and iCloud
Review Group #: 4
(4.50 stars)
14 Reviews
Content is easy to find and access Menu is very easy to navigate and understand
Review Group #: 5
(4.50 stars)
15 Reviews
Apple TV has YouTube but Roku does not Streaming options are better than Roku Apple TV has less channels compared to Roku
Review Group #: 6
(5.00 stars)
18 Reviews
FREE Remote app from the App Store Ipad Iphone connection works pretty good and makes the TV to work like a smart TV Small and quiet Elegant and simple design
Review Group #: 7
(4.50 stars)
20 Reviews
Access to YouTube Streams photos and music like a charm
Review Group #: 8
(4.50 stars)
22 Reviews
Netflix interface is even better than Netflix itself Need other Apple device to get the most out of this device

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Amazon.com  ‎ Rating: 4.30 stars from 1079 reviews‎‎, Price: $99.00 ‎
Cnet.com  ‎ Rating: 3.50 stars from 17 reviews‎.
Walmart.com  ‎ Rating: 4.60 stars from 205 reviews‎‎, Price: $98.00 ‎

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