New Apple TV features at the start of the school year with tvOS17

FaceTime, lost remote control detector, and other functions to come in September on Apple TV boxes via the tvOS17 update…

Following the Apple WWDC 2023 conference held in early June, we know the list of Apple TV boxes that will benefit from the tvOS17 update at the start of the school year:

• Apple TV HD (2015)

• Apple TV 4K (2017)

• Apple TV 4K (2021)

• Apple TV 4K (2022)

Apple tvOS17, major new features

Among the new functions on the menu, some are more important than others. They are to be discovered in the list below:

• Face Time application to communicate in video on your television

• New Control Center to access more options on a single screen

• Possibility of locating a misplaced Siri remote control using an iPhone

• Better dialogue separation via pairing with a connected HomePod (second generation)

• Dolby Vision 8.1 compatibility (see our news item Dolby HDR compatibility Vision 8.1 with tvOS17 update for Apple TV 4K)

• Compatibility with third-party VPNs