FCC Filing Reveals New Slightly Smaller Apple TV

Posted January 29, 2013 at 11:21pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 8745 views

An FCC filing reveals that Apple is about to release a slightly smaller version of the Apple TV, reports Engadget.

We don't generally find surprises from Apple in the daily stream of FCC documents and test reports, but a new filing published today seems to suggest that a new Apple TV model of some sort could be on the way. While the diagram pictured above doesn't suggest any major changes to the device's appearance, it does list some slightly smaller measurements: 93.78mm square compared to the 98mm of the current model. That's certainly not the biggest of differences, but the measurements in previous Apple FCC filing have been spot on. The model number, A1469, is also one that we haven't seen before, but the documents unfortunately don't offer much else in the way of details (only confirmation of the same WiFi capabilities as the current-gen Apple TV).

It's likely that this new slightly smaller version of the Apple TV is the AppleTV3,2 that we reported on yesterday. Apple posted new iOS 5.2 firmware for the previously unseen device alongside firmware updates for the rest of its devices yesterday.

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Shane_N - January 30, 2013 at 2:16am
I love my jailbroken apple tv 2. Some many movies out there, plus ones at theaters. Not paying 10 bucks for a movie ticket is nice.
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Timmy O-Toole - January 29, 2013 at 11:32pm
Unless it's jailbreak'able, I don't give a fuck.
Ken - January 29, 2013 at 11:46pm
Thank you for sharing.
me2 - January 30, 2013 at 12:07am
Thats right Timmy ..I agree with you.if it is jai breakable no1 cares. I can do the same shit with my Xbox. I dont know anyone that buys movies any more.
dannypeter - January 30, 2013 at 1:36am
1st of all apple does not sell movies only non-transferable right to watch and 2nd using xbox is as lame as appletv
WTF ?! - January 30, 2013 at 3:51pm
dannypeter - do you know what the fcuk you are on about ? Dick. No one said apple sell movies. It was mentioned about watching movies on in theatres on a jailbroken ATV2 - which is possible.
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