“Sources said at the time that the new model would be redesigned (at least on the inside) and would sport new content (perhaps a true App Store or gaming functionality),” Gurman reports. “Since that time, sources indicated that internal prototypes for the new device include AirPort Express-like functionality, a form of enhanced iOS gaming integration, and a TV tuner component for connecting to existing cable setups.”
Gurman reports, “Now, we have located a reference to the next-generation Apple TV inside of iOS 7 software builds.”
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Next-gen Apple TV may feature integrated 802.11ac AirPort router, built-in TV tuner; focus on gaming – January 29, 2014