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Apple TV Software Updated to Version 6.0.1

appletv.jpgApple released version 6.0.1 of the Apple TV software today, a minor bug fix release capping a week of new product updates.

The last Apple TV update occurred back in September following the public release of iOS 7 for the iPhone and iPad. That release added support for iTunes Radio, AirPlay from iCloud and new podcast functionality.

On Tuesday, Apple added a new iMovie Theater channel to the Apple TV. The new channel is designed to work in conjunction with a new feature in the Mac and iOS versions of iMovie that allows users to share clips and videos seamlessly between their Apple devices.

According to Apple's Apple TV software update page with, version 6.0.1 includes "general performance and stability improvements. The update is available through the Apple TV's over-the-air update mechanism via Settings / General / Software Update.

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15 months ago
I want a major Apple TV interface overhaul :p
Rating: 23 Votes
15 months ago
update now to receive magical purchase deletions
Rating: 12 Votes
15 months ago
surprising that a .0.1 update is front page news.
Rating: 10 Votes
15 months ago

I want a major Apple TV interface overhaul :p


So long as it's not white; can't imagine using that at night.
Rating: 9 Votes
15 months ago
holy carp, i upgraded and all my itunes disney purchases are now gone
Rating: 8 Votes
15 months ago
Given the debacle of the last update, I think I'll wait a couple of weeks on this one...
Rating: 5 Votes
15 months ago
i want an apple tv with retina around it.
Rating: 4 Votes
15 months ago

holy carp, i upgraded and all my itunes disney purchases are now gone


That's an improvement. Thank you Apple.

Any one else's say OS Build 7.0.3?


Way too skeuomorphic for a 7.x release. That image of an ATV on the left is far too recognisable and the background is not burning my retinas to a crisp.
Rating: 4 Votes
15 months ago

surprising that a .0.1 update is front page news.


Apple TV minor update
No release notes, nothing interesting anyways
No references found in software yet
This is the last of the updates and we're burned out for the week

Yours truly,
MacRumors
Rating: 3 Votes
15 months ago

update now to receive magical purchase deletions

That made me laugh harder than it should have. :p
Rating: 3 Votes

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