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Apple TV

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    86 Global Score
    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
    86

    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

    Engadget Summary

    Apple's first full-HD set-top box comes with a freshly updated UI, while providing the same easy access to Netflix, every movie, TV show and song in the iTunes Store, not to mention subscription sports channels. But it's still missing some key sources of programming -- which isn't entirely Apple's fault -- and won't play every media format under the sun (if that's your thing). But for a hundred bucks, it's an easy pick.

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    86
     
    Average Critic Score
    Critic Reviews 12
    87
     
    Average User Score
    User Reviews 100
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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Type
    Audio / video player
    Video services
    Itunes, Netflix, Youtube, Other
    Audio services
    ITunes
    Video codec support
    H264, M-jpeg, Mpeg4, Quicktime
    Audio codec support
    Aac, Mp3, Wav
    Video outputs
    HDMI
    Audio outputs
    Hdmi, Toslink
    WiFi
    Yes
    Ethernet
    10/100 [Fast Ethernet]

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    86 Global Score
    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
    86

    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

    How we score

    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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    User Reviews

    90
    cjtylr
    Not much to say here, if you liked the 2nd-gen Apple TV, you'll like this. It...read more
    80
    TheTodd
    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
    100
    Trester
    A gadget unicorn - Engadget
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