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Apple TV review (third gen, 2012), updated for 2017

Welcome to our review of the third-gen Apple TV (2012), updated for 2017. If you'd prefer to read about the newer model, see Apple TV review (fourth-gen, 2015); for rumours concerning the next Apple TV, see New Apple TV 2017 release date…

New Apple TV vs old Apple TV

It’s been a long time since Apple updated the Apple TV, the last significant update was back in 2012 - although there was a minor update in 2013, if you are being pedantic - either way, the old Apple TV was based on at least three year old…

Apple TV vs Google Android TV comparison review

Google's recently announced Android TV joins a busy market for television streaming devices. Our Apple TV vs Android TV looks at both devices: the features, apps and streaming services on offer. The Apple TV has been around since 2007, when…

Apple TV review

Apple TV (3rd generation, early 2012) full review Despite all the rumours about Apple launching an actual television of its own, the current AppleTV remains a rather unambitious little set-top box with only limited access to the many…

AppleTV (5.2 update) review

The rumours that Apple might launch an actual TV continue to fly – as they have done for more than a year now – but at the moment all we’ve got is this relatively modest software update for the existing AppleTV box. UPDATE: read our latest…

Apple TV review (3rd gen, 2012)

UPDATE: read our latest Apple TV review. It may seem a little unfair to include the Apple TV here, and for once it’s not because Apple has an enormous market lead or even the best product in the category. Judged by its specification,…