References to the new generation of set-top boxes appeared in the beta code of tvOS 14.5. Among other things, it mentions that the device supports an image refresh rate of 120 Hz. To implement this, you need an appropriate monitor or TV.
Significantly change the console hardware, which will be based on a single-chip system Apple A14 Bionic. A similar processor is used in the iPhone 12 smartphone.
Apple TV will have a new remote control with search support from a smartphone. Cupertino may also release a special gamepad for Apple TV.
The new generation of Apple TV will be presented before the end of 2021. Network informants attribute the price of 150 dollars to the basic version with a 64 GB drive.