Apple Releases Apple TV 5.4 Seed 3


Today was a big seed day for Apple. They’ve released iOS 7 beta 4, iTunes 11.1 beta 1 and they’ve also released Apple TV 5.4 Seed 3. The new release brings a ton of bug fixes but it’s not as ‘generous’ when it comes to new features.

Jump over the break to check out what’s new in Apple TV 5.4 Seed 3…

  • You can now use an iOS 7 device to set up an Apple TV after restoring or resetting all settings. (iPhone 4 and iPad 2 are not supported.)

Fixed in Seed 3

  • Apple TV may not connect to the Internet on first boot after an iTunes Restore when using Ethernet.
  • Music playback may skip over tracks when AirPlay is engaged.
  • AirPlay of audio from the Music app may fail to start up properly.
  • Attempting to delete a station in iTunes Radio may cause Apple TV to crash.
  • Switching between Apple IDs may cause music libraries to fail to load.
  • Audio volume may increase dramatically during AirPlay.
  • When using AirPlay to send music to Apple TV, advancing to the next track may fail.
  • You may notice these issues when fast-forwarding 3rd party content:
  • Audio continues to play while video is fast-forwarding.
  • Resuming playback after fast-forwarding can result in a temporarily stuck video frame.
  • Apple TV may become sluggish or unresponsive immediately after signing in to an iTunes Store account.
  • iTunes Match or Purchased music content may not be listed alphabetically. Use Search as an alternative for finding content.