When is the New Apple TV Coming Out?

We’re all eagerly awaiting the release of the apple tv but when is it actually coming out? Unfortunately, we don’t have a concrete answer just yet. However, we can take a look at the rumors and try to piece together a potential release date.

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Introduction

Apple has been rumored to be working on a apple tv for several years now, and it seems that the company is finally ready to release its next-generation streaming device. Here’s everything we know about the new Apple TV, including its release date, price, specs, and features.

Apple TV Release Dates

Apple has announced that the new Apple TV will be released in September. This new Apple TV will come with a new design, a new remote, and new features. It will also be available in a 32GB and 64GB model.

1st Generation

The first generation of Apple TV was released on March 21, 2007. It featured a 40 GB hard drive and had support for 1080p video output. The second generation of Apple TV was released on September 1, 2010 and featured a 160 GB hard drive and support for 1080p video output. The third generation of Apple TV was released on March 7, 2012 and featured a smaller form factor, a new user interface, and support for 1080p video output. The fourth generation of Apple TV was announced on September 9, 2015 and is currently the latest model. It features a new touch-based remote control, an updated user interface, and support for 4K HDR video output.

2nd Generation

The 2nd generation Apple TV was released on September 1, 2010. It was Snow Leopard-compatible (10.6 or later), had an 8GB hard drive, and supported 1080p output and Dolby Digital 7.1 surround sound pass-through. Apps were available from the App Store, and could be downloaded directly to the Apple TV. The 2nd generation model was discontinued on September 12, 2012, when the 3rd generation was released.

3rd Generation

The 3rd generation Apple TV was released on September 1, 2015. It is the minimum supported version of tvOS and can be upgraded to tvOS 12.4.

4th Generation
The 4th generation Apple TV was released on October 26, 2016. It is the minimum supported version of tvOS and can be upgraded to tvOS 12.4.

5th Generation
The 5th generation Apple TV was released on September 22, 2017. It is the minimum supported version of tvOS and can be upgraded to tvOS 12.4

4th Generation

The fourth generation of Apple TV was announced on September 12, 2017 and started shipping on October 26, 2017. It supports 4K resolution and HDR10. The processor was upgraded to the A10X Fusion chip and the remote was changed to support voice commands via Siri. Along with these hardware changes, the operating system was upgraded to tvOS 11 which introduced the new TV app (US only), support for AirPlay 2, home screen sharing.

New Apple TV Release Date

Apple has not yet announced when the new Apple TV will be released, but there are several rumors swirling around. The most popular rumor is that it will be released in September or October of 2020. However, there is no official word from Apple yet. Stay tuned for more information.

5th Generation

The 5th generation Apple TV was announced on September 12, 2017, and released on September 22, 2017. A 4K HDR capable model was also announced, as well as a new Siri-enabled remote control.

Conclusion

As of now, there is no official release date for the new Apple TV. However, based on the release schedule of previous Apple TV models, it is safe to say that the new Apple TV will be released in September or October of this year.

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