“Following a trend started with its surreptitious introduction of an ‘Export to Apple TV’ feature to QuickTime, Apple has quietly added a similar feature to iTunes 7.2: ‘Convert Selection for Apple TV,'” Jeremy Horwitz reports for iLounge.
“The Apple TV converter produces high-resolution files with resolutions up to 1280×720 (720P), creating videos that will not play on current iPods, but look comparatively spectacular on HDTVs,” Horwitz reports.
“After Converting for Apple TV, you can then re-convert the file into iPod format later if you prefer,” Horwitz reports.
Full article here.
MacDailyNews Note: In iTunes, select a video and use the menu Advanced > Convert Selection for Apple TV.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]