In the box
- Apple TV
- Apple Remote
- Power cord
- Quick Start guide
Size and weight
- Footprint: 7.7 by 7.7 inches (197 by 197 mm)
- Height: 1.1 inches (28 mm)
- Weight: 2.4 pounds (1.09 kg)1
- Built-in 48-watt universal power supply
Take it for a spin. View a QTVR of Apple TV.
Processor and storage
- Intel processor
- 40GB hard drive2 for storing content locally
- Up to 50 hours of movies and TV shows3
- Up to 9,000 songs4
- Up to 25,000 pictures5
- Mac or PC
- iTunes 7
- Mac: Mac OS X v10.3.9 or later
- PC: Windows XP Home/Professional (SP2)
- AirPort Extreme, Wi-Fi 802.11b, 802.11g, or 802.11n wireless network6 (wireless video streaming requires 802.11g or 802.11n), or 10/100BASE-T Ethernet network
Ports and interfaces
- HDMI (video and audio)
- Component video
- Optical audio
- Analog RCA stereo audio
- 10/100BASE-T Ethernet
- USB 2.0
- 802.11n wireless networking6
- Built-in IR receiver (works with included Apple Remote)
- Operating temperature: 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
- Storage temperature: -40° to 185° F
(-40° to 85° C)
- Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
- Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet (3,000 m)
- Video formats supported: H.264 and protected H.264 (from iTunes Store): 640 by 480, 30 fps, LC version of Baseline Profile; 320 by 240, 30 fps, Baseline profile up to Level 1.3; 1280 by 720, 24 fps, Progressive Main Profile. MPEG-4: 640 by 480, 30 fps, Simple Profile
- Audio formats supported: AAC (16 to 320 Kbps); protected AAC (from iTunes Store); MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps); MP3 VBR; Apple Lossless; AIFF; WAV
- Photo formats supported: JPEG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, PNG
- Enhanced-definition or high-definition widescreen TVs capable of 1080i 60/50Hz, 720p 60/50Hz, 576p 50Hz (PAL format), or 480p 60Hz
- XtremeMac HDMI to HDMI cable TL951LL/A
- XtremeMac HDMI to DVI cable TL952LL/A
- XtremeMac Component video cable TL953LL/A
- XtremeMac analog audio cable TL954LL/A
- XtremeMac TOSLINK optical cable TL955LL/A
- AirPort Extreme Base Station MA073LL/A
- AppleCare Protection Plan MA937LL/A
- Actual weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
- 1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.
- Video capacity based on H.264 1.5-Mbps video at 640-by-480 resolution combined with 128-Kbps audio. Actual capacity varies by content.
- Music capacity based on 4 minutes per song and 128-Kbps AAC encoding. Actual capacity varies by content.
- Photo capacity based on Apple TV-viewable photos transferred from iTunes.
- Based on an IEEE 802.11n draft specification. Learn more about the 802.11n draft specification.