Do more with your AppleTV. Get aTV Flash. It's a quick software upgrade that will take your AppleTV to a whole new level. With aTV Flash on board your AppleTV's true potential will be unleashed. Don't worry about the technical details - aTV Flash is simple to use and safe for your AppleTV. The software installs in a snap and doesn't require any physical changes to the AppleTV. Best of all, aTV Flash will NOT void your warranty. In fact, you can easily remove it at any time, if you can ever bear to part with it.
Play More Video Formats
Go beyond iTunes. aTV Flash enables the AppleTV to play media formats such as DivX, Xvid, AVI, WMV, RMVB & many more.
Enjoy DVDs the Simple Way
Store all your DVD's on a single device for easy viewing. No more searching through stacks of discs. Includes support for menus and special features.
Create Video Playlists
Keep tabs on your newly accessible media with playlists, which you can loop and shuffle as you please
Expand Capacity with External USB Hard Drive Storage
Get more from your AppleTV by expanding its storage capacity. Just attach an external USB hard drive in either the OSX or FAT32 format.
Access Media Anywhere
Don't depend on iTunes any longer. Drag and drop media onto your AppleTV, or even stream it directly from most NAS devices. This feature includes support for FTP, SFTP, SSH and SMB protocols.
Add More Apps
Extend the functionality even further by adding applications such as Firefox, EyeTV, Google Earth and Mobile Air Mouse.
Use the Loop™ pointer from Hillcrest Labs to gain enhanced control on all AppleTV features.
Stay in the Know with RSS News Feeds
Keep track of your favorite news feeds by viewing them on the AppleTV.
Manage Your Plugins
The installed options on the AppleTV can be easily adjusted as needed.
Control the Show
Use your iPhone or iPod Touch to control the AppleTV with the Remote app from Apple.
Unchanged Original Features
Sync with iTunes, rent movies, view photo slideshows - you'll still be able to do it all. The original features of your AppleTV wont change a bit when you use aTV Flash.
Supported Video Formats:
- AVI, DivX, Xvid, FLV, WMV, RM and RMVB
- MKV formats supported up to 480p resolution (hardware limited)
- MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-3 and MPEG-4
- DVD files (VIDEO_TS/VOB)
- AVI support for: AAC, AC3 Audio, H.264, MPEG4, and VBR MP3
- Subtitle support for SSA and SRT
- plus many more (click here for the full list)
- FTP/SFTP/SSH Access - Transfer files to and from the AppleTV
- NitoTV 0.8.2 - Play DVD files, enable USB storage and much more
- Sapphire 7.6 - Play and organize media using IMDB database
- AirControl beta 0.92 - Use the Loop™ Pointer from Hillcrest Labs on AppleTV
- XBMC - A fully customizable media center software
- Boxee - Watch and share media with your friends
- Keyboard Magic 1.1 - USB keyboard support
- Maintenance 2.2 - Manage installed plugins, and install additional features
- All Available Video Codecs (Perian, A52, Mplayer + more)
AppleTV running software v3.0 or later
Mac: OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or later
USB Flash Drive – 256MB or larger