Apple TV Hits the Market21 Mar, 2007 By: Jessica Wolf
Apple's answer to the iPod screen size dilemma for downloaded video, the Apple TV, is now available.
Apple's set top box is officially on sale, available at the Apple.com site for $299 with free shipping.
The system is available for preorder at Amazon.com and CircuitCity.com, where its official release date is listed as March 28.
The Apple TV box can store up to 50 hours of video in a 40GB hard drive, and can connect wirelessly with a Mac or PC to port video and music tracks downloaded from iTunes to the TV set, as well as user-uploaded photos and videos.
The device also is capable of up to 1080i video quality.