Best of tvOS 17: Here’s everything new Apple is adding with tvOS 17

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Apple has unveiled tvOS 17, the latest update to its operating system for Apple TV, introducing a range of new features and functionalities that promise to enhance the user experience. Notable additions include a redesigned Control Center interface, a convenient feature to locate the Apple TV remote using an iPhone, and an expanded selection of photo screensaver options.

Here’s everything new Apple is adding with tvOS 17

Control Center interface

One of the prominent updates in tvOS 17 is the revamped Control Center interface, offering users an intuitive and streamlined way to access and manage various settings and controls on their Apple TV. With an enhanced layout and improved functionality, users can effortlessly navigate through different options and customize their viewing experience with ease.

Find Misplace Apple TV remote

To address the perennial issue of misplaced Apple TV remotes, Apple has introduced a convenient solution. Users can now utilize their iPhone to locate their Apple TV remote through a dedicated feature. By leveraging the Find My app and the proximity of the iPhone to the Apple TV, users can easily track down their remote, ensuring they can resume their entertainment without any delay or frustration.

Photos as Screensavers

Apple has also expanded the options for photo screensavers, providing users with a wider range of choices to personalize their Apple TV experience. With new and captivating visuals, users can enjoy a visually stunning display of their favorite memories or visually striking images while their Apple TV is in screensaver mode.

Facetime on Apple TV

In an exciting move, Apple is bringing the FaceTime app to Apple TV. Users can now engage in video calls directly from their Apple TV, leveraging the cameras available on their iPhone or iPad through the Continuity Camera feature. This integration enables seamless communication and brings the FaceTime experience to the big screen, providing users with a more immersive and engaging video call experience.

Furthermore, Apple has announced plans to release a Continuity Camera API for Apple TV. This move will enable popular applications like Zoom and WebEx to launch on tvOS, providing users with a wider range of options for video conferencing and collaboration on their Apple TV.

With tvOS 17, Apple continues to prioritize user satisfaction by introducing features and functionalities that enhance convenience, customization, and the overall entertainment experience on Apple TV. As the Apple TV ecosystem expands, users can look forward to more seamless integration and increased flexibility in their daily digital interactions.

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