The latest version of the app includes the new Apple TV channels feature, which lets users subscribe directly to their favorite premium channels. The beta version offers support for Showtime, Starz, The Smithsonian Channel and Tastemade. The Apple TV app beta also offers new curation features, including the "For You" section that provides recommendations based on your watch history.
Absent for now is Apple TV+, Apple's upcoming ad-free streaming service that will host the company's original content. More information on its contents, price and release date will be revealed in the fall.