Download tvOS 10.1 Final for Apple TV 4 – Update Now

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Dec 12, 2016
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The final version of tvOS 10.1 for Apple TV 4 users is now available to download. You can grab the update over the air or the IPSW file directly from Apple.

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At face value, tvOS 10.1 seems like a very small update. But when you realize that it comes packed with Apple’s shiny new TV app, that’s where things start to get interesting in a lot of ways. It’s a hub from where you can start consuming video related content, such as movies, TV shows etc., without having to jump into different apps. It aggregates everything under one roof making everything as seamless as possible.

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Enough with the talking, let’s dive into the updating bit.

Download the Update Over the Air (OTA)

Just like any software update from Apple, tvOS 10.1 can be downloaded over the air for easy installation. You can kick things off immediately by turning on your Apple TV 4 and then navigate to Settings > System > Software Updates. Once here, the update will appear immediately so that you can download and install it.

Please make sure you do not do anything crazy during the installation process. You need things to carry forward as smoothly as possible.

Download IPSW File for iTunes Restore

You have the option to download the tvOS 10.1 IPSW firmware file so that you can use it to restore your Apple TV 4 using iTunes. But remember, you will require a USB-C to USB-A cable in order to connect your Apple TV 4 with your notebook or desktop. A USB-C to USB-C cable will be required if you own one of Apple’s latest notebooks. Click on the link below to initiate the download immediately.

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You can utilize a Windows PC in order to restore your Apple TV to tvOS 10.1 as well. Just make sure you have the right cable to do the job.

Wrap Up

If you are an avid content consumer then the latest update of tvOS is a must-download for you. But keep one thing in mind – the TV app does not work outside the United States. So if you live outside the boundaries of the U.S. then the update might not mean much to you. But still, given the amount of fixes Apple has packed under the hood, it’s still warranted for you to download it instantly. Besides, any update is good regardless of what it brings to the table. You need your Apple TV running absolutely smoothly at all times, right?

Of course you do.

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