On the latest episode of Upgrade, Jason Snell and Myke Hurley talk about their first impressions of the new Apple TV.
Their take is fairly negative — but both Jason and Myke clearly had worse first-run experiences. Jason had to jump through an absurd number of hoops to get App Store purchases working, and Myke couldn’t get the
just put your iPhone near your new Apple TV to transfer your Wi-Fi and Apple ID settings thing to work.
For me, I had no problem getting the App Store to work and putting my
iPhone near the new Apple TV to transfer your Wi-Fi and Apple ID settings worked great.
I’ve actually been enjoying the new Apple TV versus the previous one, I did have to get used to the remote control a little over the old one, and my wife actually prefers the old remote over the new one, but that just means we have dueling remotes half the time now.