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Apple TV 4K (3rd generation, 2022)

Apple TV 4K (3rd generation, 2022)
Brand: Apple
Category: Apple TV
  • Processor Apple A15 Bionic
  • Power Built-in power supply
  • Weight (Wi-Fi model): 7.3 ounces (208 g) (Wi-Fi + Ethernet model): 7.5 ounces (214 g)
  • RAM 4GB
  • Original Price $129 - $179
Apple TV 4K (3rd generation)
Apple TV 4K 3rd generation Technical Specifications

Product Brand: Apple

Editor's Rating:


  • Supports 4K resolution and HDR for stunning picture quality.
  • Features an A12 Bionic chip for fast and smooth performance.
  • Includes an intuitive and user-friendly interface with access to the Apple TV app and Apple Music.
  • Supports AirPlay for streaming content from other Apple devices.
  • Siri integration allows for hands-free control and search.
  • Includes a new Siri Remote with improved navigation, touch-enabled clickpad, and dedicated Siri button.
  • Available in 32GB and 64GB storage options.
  • Compatible with a wide range of streaming services and apps.


  • Expensive compared to other streaming devices.
  • Lacks support for some popular streaming services, such as Amazon Prime Video.
  • No USB port for external storage or playback.
  • Requires a compatible 4K TV to take full advantage of its features.
  • Limited gaming capabilities compared to dedicated gaming consoles.

The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) is a powerful and versatile media streaming device that lets you enjoy your favorite movies, TV shows, and more in stunning 4K resolution. In this article, we will explore the features and technical specifications of the Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) in detail.


The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) features a compact and sleek design, with dimensions of 3.9 x 3.9 x 1.4 inches and a weight of 0.61 pounds. The device has a matte black finish and features an HDMI port, Ethernet port, power port, and an IR receiver.


The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) is powered by the A12 Bionic chip, which delivers fast and smooth performance. The device also features 2GB of RAM and comes with either 32GB or 64GB of storage.

Video and Audio:

The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) supports 4K HDR video playback with Dolby Vision and HDR10, providing stunning visuals with a wider range of colors and contrast. The device also supports Dolby Atmos, delivering immersive, theater-quality sound. It supports HDMI 2.1 for high frame rate HDR content and includes a high-quality HDMI cable in the box.


The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) comes with built-in Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity for seamless streaming. The device also features Bluetooth 5.0 for connecting to other devices.


The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) runs on tvOS, Apple’s powerful and user-friendly operating system designed for the TV. The device comes with a range of built-in apps, including Apple Music, Apple TV+, and Apple Arcade. It also supports popular streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and Hulu.


The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) comes with the Siri Remote, which features a touch-enabled clickpad and dedicated buttons for Siri, Play/Pause, and volume control. The remote also has a built-in microphone for voice control.

Price and Availability:

The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) is available at a starting price of $179 for the 32GB model and $199 for the 64GB model.


The Apple TV 4K (3rd generation) is a powerful and feature-packed media streaming device that delivers stunning visuals and immersive sound. With its compact and sleek design, powerful performance, and user-friendly tvOS operating system, it is an excellent choice for anyone looking to upgrade their home entertainment system.

Full Technical Specifications

Apple TV Technical Specifications

Released 04 November, 2022
Generation 3rd
Family Apple TV 4K
Model identifier A2843, A2737
Processor Type Apple A15 Bionic
CPU Properties 3.23 GHz 6-core Apple A15 (with one high-efficiency core disabled)
GPU Properties Apple A15 Bionic (5-core)
16-core Neural Engine
Storage Capacity 64GB (Wi-Fi model)
128GB (Wi-Fi + Ethernet model)
NAND flash
Colors Black
Size and weight Height: 1.2 inches (31 mm)
Width: 3.66 inches (93 mm)
Depth: 3.66 inches (93 mm)
Weight (Wi-Fi model): 7.3 ounces (208 g)
Weight (Wi-Fi + Ethernet model): 7.5 ounces (214 g)
Power Built-in power supply
Inside the box Apple TV 4K (3rd generation)
Siri Remote (3rd generation)
Power cord
Initial operating system tvOS 16.0 (based on iOS 16.0)
Current operating system tvOS 16.3 (based on iOS 16.3)
Wireless Features Wi-Fi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax)
Bluetooth 5.0
Case type Cuboid
Ports Wi-Fi model

HDMI 2.1
Wi‑Fi 6 (802.11ax) with 2x2 MIMO
Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
IR receiver
Built-in power supply
Wi-Fi + Ethernet model
HDMI 2.1

Wi‑Fi 6 (802.11ax) with 2x2 MIMO

Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
IR receiver
Built-in power supply
Thread networking support
Gigabit Ethernet
Video formats supported SDR video with AVC/HEVC (Main/Main 10 profile) up to 2160p, 60 fps
Dolby Vision (Profile 5) up to 2160p, 60 fps
HDR10+/HDR10/HLG with HEVC (Main 10 Profile) up to 2160p, 60 fps
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
Audio formats supported 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
Photo formats supported HEIF, JPEG, GIF, TIFF
TV compatibility Compatible with HD and UHD TVs with HDMI
Compatible with Bluetooth keyboards
System Requirements Purchases, rentals, and Home Sharing require an Apple ID that you use for the App Store and other Apple services
Requires 4K and HDR TV for 4K and HDR streaming
Requires acceptance of the software license terms at apple.com/legal/sla
Requires HDMI cable (sold separately)
Wi-Fi model
Requires 802.11 wireless or broadband internet access
Wi-Fi + Ethernet model
Requires 802.11 wireless, Ethernet network, or broadband internet access
Features Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
IR transmitter
USB-C connector for charging
Rechargeable battery providing months of battery life on a single charge (with typical daily usage)
Charging via USB-C cable to computer system or power adapter (each sold separately)
Control your TV or receiver via IR or CEC

Hover Text
Increase Contrast
Reduce Motion
Closed Caption and SDH Support
Audio Descriptions
Siri and Dictation
Type to Siri
Switch Control

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