Apple TV 4K - Technical Specifications
Size and Weight
Apple TV 4K
- Height: 1.4 inches (35 mm)
- Width: 3.9 inches (98 mm)
- Depth: 3.9 inches (98 mm)
- Weight: 15 ounces (425 g)1
- Height: 4.88 inches (124 mm)
- Width: 1.5 inches (38 mm)
- Depth: 0.25 inch (6.3 mm)
- Weight: 1.59 ounces (45 g)1
- Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
- IR transmitter
- Accelerometer and three-axis gyro
- Lightning connector for charging
- Rechargeable battery providing months of battery life on a single charge (with typical daily usage)
- Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter (sold separately)
Ports and Interfaces
- HDMI 2.0a3
- 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO; simultaneous dual band (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
- Gigabit Ethernet
- Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
- IR receiver
- Built‑in power supply
- A10X Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture
- iTunes purchasing and renting and Home Sharing require iTunes Store account
- Requires 802.11 wireless, Ethernet network, or Broadband Internet access
- Requires 4K and HDR TV for 4K and HDR streaming
- Requires acceptance of the software license terms at www.apple.com/legal/sla
- Requires HDMI cable (sold separately)
- H.264/HEVC SDR video up to 2160p, 60 fps, Main/Main 10 profile
- HEVC Dolby Vision (Profile 5)/HDR10 (Main 10 profile) up to 2160p
- H.264 Baseline Profile level 3.0 or lower with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
- MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 fps, Simple profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
- HE-AAC (V1), AAC (up to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (up to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Apple Lossless, FLAC, AIFF, and WAV; AC-3 (Dolby Digital 5.1), E-AC-3 (Dolby Digital Plus 7.1 surround sound), and Dolby Atmos
- HEIF, JPEG, GIF, TIFF
- Apple TV is compatible with HD and UHD TVs with HDMI3
- Apple TV is compatible with Bluetooth keyboards4
Accessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of their Apple TV. With built-in support for vision, hearing, physical and motor skills, and learning and literacy, you can easily find and enjoy your favorite entertainment.
- Increase Contrast
- Reduce Motion
- Closed Caption and SDH Support
- Audio Descriptions
- Siri and Dictation
- Switch Control
In the Box
- Apple TV 4K
- Siri Remote
- Power cord
- Lightning to USB cable
Apple TV and the Environment
Apple takes a complete product life cycle approach to determining our environmental impact.
Apple TV 4K and the Siri Remote are designed with the following features to reduce their environmental impact:
Apple TV 4K
- Meets ENERGY STAR 5.0 requirements
- Arsenic-free glass
- Recyclable aluminum enclosure
Apple and the Environment
Read our Product Environmental Reports for detailed information on the environmental performance of every Apple product.
- Weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
- 1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.
- Requires HDCP when playing protected content.
- Compatible with Magic Keyboard and Apple Wireless Keyboard (2011). Visit support.apple.com/en-us/HT201806 to find out which model you have.
- PVC-free worldwide except in India and Thailand, where PVC-free AC power cords are not available.
Services are not available in all countries or regions and are subject to change.