Apple has unveiled a new features for its Apple TV 3rd generation set-top box that allows users with iPhones running Apple iOS 7 to setup the Apple TV with a single tap from their iPhone smartphone.
By tapping you iPhone on your Apple TV the connection will send details of your Wi-Fi network and password, iTunes Store account and Language and region format preferences directly from your iPhone to your new Apple TV, saving you the trouble of entering the data yourself.
For the Apple TV tap feature to work via Bluetooth from your iPhone or iOS you need the following :
– Apple TV (3rd generation) using Apple TV software 6.0 or later
– One of these iOS devices using iOS 7 or later
– iPhone 4s or later
– iPad (3rd generation or later)
– iPad mini
– iPod touch (5th generation)
For full instructions on how to set-up your Apple TV using this new convent methods jump over to the Apple website.