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docutech
03-22-2007, 04:39 PM
http://www.apple.com/appletv/

For $300 smacks it looks like a neat little toy. I would love to be able to access my music through my home network and enjoy it in my living room. I think I will visit a Apple store to check out the video quality. They claim 1080i resolution is possible. :eyebrow:
Here are some tech specs:
http://www.apple.com/appletv/specs.html

docutech
03-22-2007, 04:42 PM
Correction on the Video...

Video formats supported

* H.264 and protected H.264 (from iTunes Store): Up to 5 Mbps, Progressive Main Profile (CAVLC) with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps (maximum resolution: 1280 by 720 pixels at 24 fps, 960 by 540 pixels at 30 fps)
* iTunes Store purchased video: 320 by 240 pixels or 640 by 480 pixels
* MPEG-4: Up to 3 Mbps, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps (maximum resolution: 720 by 432 pixels at 30 fps)

:crap:

Beat_Dominator
03-22-2007, 04:43 PM
It's ghey. There are lots of other products that do the same thing.

docutech
03-22-2007, 04:45 PM
interesting

PatFitz9
03-22-2007, 04:48 PM
meh, a slingbox is cheaper and HD compatible

haunther
03-22-2007, 04:48 PM
Old idea new brand selling it.

Dvi to my samsung > apples new ****
lol

joetama
03-24-2007, 01:52 PM
Does sound like an old idea being remarketed...

Oh well....

ngsm13
03-24-2007, 02:02 PM
Does sound like an old idea being remarketed...

Oh well....

It's Apple, that's what they do.

:fyi:

nG

joetama
03-24-2007, 02:07 PM
Yea something like that...


OS X = UNIX???? :laugh:

b&w_girl
03-24-2007, 02:09 PM
Awesome expensive cable...