Apple has been known for their innovations and innovative offerings over the years. The company has been coming out with a large number of updates and upgrades, and has changed the way the markets work. The company has had a direct impact on the consumer preferences and choices, and has been doing an exceptional job of product innovation as well as improving user experience. The company has now launched their latest devices, the iPhone SE and the iPad Pro 9.7 inch. However, at the same event, the company also made a major announcement regarding the Apple TV as the tvOS got a major update, taking it to tvOS 9.2 –
Users will now be able to control their Apple TV device in a much easier manner. For example, when going for a text input, users can now just speak it out, even usernames and passwords can be spoken now. The update also allows the users to use the remote’s microphone to search for the show of their choice.
This was one of the most demanded features, to search via speech, and has been a welcome change.
The new update also allows the users to search the app store with the help of Siri, making it easier for them to find apps they need. Another major update saw the arrival of Folders! Folders can now be made in the tvOS, where users can bundle multiple apps.
Apple CEO Tim Cook had earlier said that apps will be the future of TV, and indeed the company is working on improving the user experience with television apps. 5000 apps are now available for the Apple TV users. The Apple TV came out in 2007, and over the past 9 years, several improvements have been made to it. This is indeed one of the biggest changes that have been made to the Apple TV.