Crestron, a global leader in advanced smart home technology, announced today that Apple TV
, Siri, and HomeKit technologies can now be leveraged to enhance the experience of Crestron smart home clients.
Meanwhile, the all-new Apple TV
app brings together different ways to find and watch movies and TV shows into one powerful app.
The TV app is available on the Apple TV
and iOS devices.
Fully integrated into Samsung's Smart TV platform, users can simply select the Apple TV
app icon to access all of their iTunes movies and TV show purchases and browse more than 100,000 iTunes movies and TV shows to buy or rent, including titles available in 4K HDR, in pristine picture quality.
will also be offered in Family Sharing and will be available in smart TVs from this spring.
Amazon stopped selling Apple TV
streaming devices in late 2015 in retaliation for Apple not making Amazon's Prime Video app available on Apple TVs
The new 4K Apple TV
, obviously, can stream video in 4K, but the power required to do that also makes it a better gaming device than its predecessor - the new Apple TV
is powered by the same chip as the iPad Pro.
Meanwhile, Apple TV
is a small square-shaped box that can be connected to the TV using an HDMI cable (not included in the box).
Apple unveiled an Apple TV
feature in June called "single sign-on," so a service like Netflix could connect to Apple's system in a way that enables the consumer to use one log-in for all the services on the Apple TV
The app is available for consumers to download on the App Store of the 4th generation Apple TV
. If a viewer has already installed the KUAM News mobile app for iPhone.
The Best Buy salesperson walked me through the streaming device options and I chose Apple TV
. What sold me was the fact that since my iPhone, iPad and MacBook were already intertwined, Apple TV
would complete the circle.
It's showtime for Tim Cook: Apple's CEO is about to unveil a long-awaited new version of Apple TV
at a press event in San Francisco Sept.