Unlike with the newer models users cannot add their own apps to the 3rd 2nd or 1st generation apple tv models except in one case as we ll see. Depending on the app you purchased for your iphone you can redownload it on your apple tv.
Most importantly you won t be able to download apps and install them.
How to get app store on apple tv 3rd generation. While it s true that the operating system for the apple tv 3rd gen and earlier is similar to the one the ipad and the iphone use it has limited features. So the only way to get a new app is to wait for a firmware update. Asked by jason c.
If you click on free app you will see get button. Once you click on get button app start downald to your download apps on apple tv 3rd 4th generation. Sep 13 2015 flag as inappropriate will apple.
However the app store is only available on the apple tv 4k. Will the old apple tv 3rd gen get an app store and siri like the apple tv or not. Simply access the option not on this apple tv from the apple tv.
The apple app store has a vast variety of apps available for download on your apple tv. No apple tv 3rd generation doesn t have an app store for third party apps. On the one hand it s great that apple continues to update an obsolete product like the third generation apple tv that hasn t been on the market for almost.