The new Apple TV running iOS 9 looks gorgeous

If the new Apple TV running iOS 9 looks this gorgeous, take our money now

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Could the new Apple TV look this good?
Could the new Apple TV look this good?
Photo: Andrew Ambrosino

We know that the next Apple TV will be a radical, gaming focused overhaul of Apple’s streaming set-top box, but what will it actually look like? Wednesday will tell, but if it looks and feels anything like this iOS 9 overhauled concept by Andrew Ambrosino, we’ll be pretty happy indeed.

Ironically shown running on a Samsung slim bezeled TV, Ambrosino imagines the next Apple TV as having a home screen, complete with date, time, and configurable background.

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It also takes some cues from watchOS with glances, allowing you to swipe left or right on the home screen to look at updates.

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The new homescreen is very much inspired by what it looks like on iOS, complete with App Store. And inspired by iPad multi-tasking, Ambrosino imagines the new Apple TV having a picture-in-picture mode.

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Here’s what Ambrosino thinks Siri will look like in coordination with Proactive and Universal Search.

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I’ve got to admit, I like this vision of what the new Apple TV could look like a lot. It’s familiar, powerful, and classy… things I’ve never really thought about the current Apple TV interface.

What do you think? Let us know in the comments.

Source: Andrew Ambrosino

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