YouTube on Apple TV

According to statements by Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple, “This is the first time that users can easily browse, locate and watch YouTube videos directly from the living room sofa. YouTube is a worldwide sensation, and Apple TV brings it directly from the Internet to your wide-screen TV in your living room. “

Thousands of the latest and most popular YouTube videos will be available at launch in mid-June, and YouTube will add thousands more videos each week until the entire YouTube catalog is available next fall. .

YouTube members will also be able to log into their YouTube accounts directly from Apple TV to view and save their favorite videos.

Apple today also announces a new Apple TV model, as a custom configuration option, incorporating a 160GB hard drive. The new hard drive offers four times the storage capacity of the standard model, for up to 200 hours of video, 36,000 songs, 25,000 photos or a combination of all these different types of content.

The new Apple TV model with a 160 GB disk will be available from June 1 in the Apple Store online at the recommended price of 379 EUR (VAT included). YouTube capability for Apple TV will be available as a free software update in mid-June.