Go beyond iTunes and play most any media format including as MKV, AVI, MP4 & many others.
Automatically download and display cover art and other metadata from a number of web sources.
Keep tabs on all your media with custom playlists, and loop or shuffle them as you please.
Visit your favorite sites, check email, and update Twitter all on your TV. Your couch is your new workspace.
Extend the functionality even further by adding applications such as Firefox and XBMC.
Get quick access to weather forecasts to find out if it's a good night for a movie.
Keep track of all your favorite news and blog sites with quick access to RSS news feeds.
Stream photos from just about anywhere, and create beautiful slideshows right on the Apple TV.
Browse, play, and download videos from most any Mac, PC, or NAS drive...no syncing required.
Localized in 5 languages (en, de, fr, it, nl, sp) with support for .srt subtitles.
Enjoy faster network transfers with integrated network bandwidth and speed tuning.
Updates are easily installed with just a few clicks through the native Apple TV menus.
Why mess with what works? The normal Apple TV features will remain intact and unchanged.