Apple TV Syncing Versus Streaming
Part of the Apple TV For Dummies Cheat Sheet
You have two ways to get iTunes content from your computer to a first- generation Apple TV: syncing and streaming. The following table helps you understand the differences between syncing and streaming.
|Method||Library||Stored on Apple TV Hard Drive||802.11b Support||Source Computer Must Stay On||Photo Features||Buffering Pauses||Capacity|
|Syncing||1||Yes||All media||No||Yes||No||32GB maximum|
|Streaming||Up to 5||No||No video||Yes||No||Yes||Unlimited browsing|