Breakout Session

Monday Evaluation

Enhancing Collaboration with the iPad and Apple TV

Paul Musegades

12/12/11, 10:40 AM-11:30 AM
Millennium Forum Center

Use your iPad in an interactive, collaborative educational setting. This session will model how iPads connecting to the Apple TV will allow your students to collaborate and share their work wirelessly on the classroom screen. The emphasis will be on collaborative applications used to enhance 21st-century learning. Exhibitor-sponsored session

Links and/or Materials:
Apple TV general information - http://www.apple.com/appletv/

Connecting your iPad to the Apple TV - http://www.apple.com/appletv/airplay.html

Trouble shooting and issues - http://www.apple.com/support/appletv/


Specs:


Apple TV
Apple TV



Size and Weight

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  • Height: 0.9 inch (23 mm)
  • Width: 3.9 inches (98 mm)
  • Depth: 3.9 inches (98 mm)
  • Weight: 0.6 pound1

In the Box

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  • Apple TV
  • Apple Remote
  • Power cord
  • Documentation

Processor

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  • Apple A4 chip

System Requirements

  • Wi-Fi (802.11a, b, g, or n) wireless network (wireless video streaming requires 802.11a, g, or n) or 10/100BASE-T Ethernet network
  • iTunes Store account for renting movies and purchasing TV shows
  • Netflix account for streaming Netflix content
  • For streaming media from a Mac or PC: iTunes 10.2 or later; iTunes Store account for Home Sharing
  • MLB.TV subscription required to watch live and archived games
  • NBA.com League Pass Broadband subscription required to watch live and archived games

Ports and Interfaces

  • HDMI2
  • Optical audio
  • 10/100BASE-T Ethernet
  • Built-in IR receiver
  • Micro-USB (for service and support)

Environmental Requirements

  • Operating temperature: 32° to 95° F (0° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: -4° to 113° F (-20° to 45° C)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet (3000 m)

Power

  • Built-in 6-watt universal power supply

Wireless

  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)

Video Formats

  • H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
  • MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
  • Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

Audio Formats

  • HE-AAC (V1), AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound pass-through

Photo Formats

  • JPEG, GIF, TIFF

TV Compatibility

  • Compatible with high-definition TVs with HDMI and capable of 720p 60/50Hz,2including popular models from these manufacturers: Hitachi, JVC, LG, Mitsubishi, NEC, Panasonic, Philips, Pioneer, Samsung, Sony, Sharp, Toshiba, Vizio, Westinghouse

Apple TV and the Environment

Apple takes a complete product life cycle approach to determining our environmental impact. Learn more

Apple TV is designed with the following features to reduce its environmental impact:

  • Brominated flame retardant-free
  • PVC-free3
  • Meets ENERGY STAR 2.0 requirements for set-top boxes

Apple and the Environment

Learn more about Apple’s dedication to reducing the environmental impact of our products and process.Apple Product Environmental Reports detail the environmental attributes of our products.

Recycling

Apple takes a holistic view of materials management and waste minimization. Learn more about how to recycle your Apple products.