Due to the wireless feature you can connect directly to the Internet and you can also watch videos from YouTube, Flickr and iTunes Store. Apple TVs were released in 2007 and thanks to its eye catching and elegant design become spread among people within a short period. All these TV versions use Intel processor and contain a 160 GB storage capacity. In order to connect your television to a computer or to another device you will need a HDMI cable. These accessories provide also audio and video signals. In case that you want to find more information about Apple TV you have to type in your web browser Apple’s official website where you will find a long description about the product. If you understand all its technical specifications and its features and you want to order a machine online, you have to pay around 300$. Beside the device you will also get in the packet an Apple TV remote, a power cord, a printed documentation where you will find all the instructions that you need.
In this article you will find the steps that you have to follow in order to upgrade your Apple TV’s hard disk. For this process you will need the new hard drive, an adhesive spray, a Torx 8 screwdriver and a USB to IDE 3.5 to 2.5 inch adapter. Tip number one is to pull out the rubber from the unit’s bottom side. Then you have to remove the four Torx screws which are located in the Apple TV’s corners. It is very important to work carefully and make sure that you don’t dislodge the IDE cable while you are disconnecting the hard drive from the casing. After you have grasped the hard drive, you can detach the IDE cable, too.
Tip number two is to insert the USB adapter and open the “Terminal Utility”. Then you have to type in the box “diskutil” word. This process it is necessary in order to locate the drive. Before you start the downloading process you have to copy the files that you have already installed on your Apple TV. After you have upgraded your Apple TV’s hard disk, you have to make sure that you have inserted correctly into the bay. After you have formatted the new drive you have to install it on your Apple TV, too.