Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) fans who want the Apple TV box set, but don’t want to pay full price for the device can still look to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), which now sells their refursbished box for just $75.00. It also comes with a year-long warranty and more features than Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)’s Chromecast.
Apple also added iTunes music purchasing feature
The Cupertino-based tech giant also added an iTunes music purchasing feature. A number of video applications also added streaming capabilities for AirPlay over the last few months. Apple Insider recently offered the details of the new iTunes service on Apple TV, “iTunes purchasing in the current TV software is limited to movie and television shows, but the latest beta suggests music buying will be an added feature when Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) releases the next version later this year. As seen above, the Music app now directs to an interface much like the iTunes Store as seen on OS X, complete with scrollable panes and category menus. Previously, selecting Music would open a user’s iTunes library.”
Refurbished model’s features
The refurbished model features Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s A5 processor and has compatiblity with high-definition televisions with HDMI as well as capabilities of 1080p or 720p at 60/50Hz. This device can be purchased directly through Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s store. The device should ship out within twenty-four hours. Some users who are near an Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) store can also pick it up from the store.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s TV box set will soon get automatic touch configurations to make setup even easier. Benedict Evans tweeted an image of the new welcome screen and the following message, “”Use an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch running iOS 7 to automatically set up your Apple TV. Unlock your device, enable Bluetooth, and touch this Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s TV with it.”
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s rumored iTV has yet to be confirmed and this recent report doesn’t really give any indication that the company has plans to release such a product in the future.