Despite some flaws I really do love my Apple TV (see my video review). I currently own two. And I’ve spent a lot of time (too much) searching for the best Apple TV applications. So if you’re looking for a great new Apple TV app it’s safe to say I’ve got your covered with this convenient Apple TV apps list.
I’m not including obvious apps in this list: stock Apple apps like the Movies app or apps everyone and their dog has heard about and expect to be on Apple TV like Netflix or Hulu. I’m only featuring interesting apps that are really well made, super-useful or really entertaining. Unfortunately, among those seemingly obvious apps I won’t be able to include Apple TV Amazon Prime — that still doesn’t exist. Still, at least Sling TV for Apple TV is a huge upgrade from other platforms where it appears (see my Sling TV review).
I’m also not including Apple TV games in this list because I’ll make a separate list of the 50 best Apple TV games. In the meantime, though, feel free to checkout the video I made on the best Apple TV games when the platform was brand new.
It’s been fun watching the new Apple TV evolve as a platform. At first there were very few apps (but still far more ...