Apple TV is now available and if you are planning on buying one or you own one right now, then check out these best Apple TV apps that you should try out.
After three months of the grand event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, the Apple TV continues to steadily move forward. While the entertainment device has not seen a complete design overhaul, the new tvOS ensures that the Apple TV is in a league of its own.
The integration of Siri, a completely revamped user interface and the combination of design styles from the iOS and the OS X, Apple TV also comes with a refreshing list of apps that the users have been eagerly waiting for.
Most recently, we shared a list of the best Apple TV games and today we are going to share the list of the best Apple TV apps that make this entertainment device more functional and useful than its predecessors.
10 Best Apple TV Apps
1. Streaks Workout
If you aren’t dedicated enough to keep up the regular gym routine, Streaks Workout is an app that will help you improve and maintain general fitness from the comfort of your home. This innovative fitness app designed for the Apple TV will be your personal fitness guide, helping you work your various muscle groups with a personalized intensity and duration.
Plex is one of the most popular media streaming service, and is now available for the Apple TV. The official Plex app for Apple TV comes with a gorgeous interface and a slick design so you can browse your Plex libraries effortlessly. The premium features of the app can be unlocked with a Plex Pass monthly subscription, so that you can wirelessly connect to all of your media.
3. Free Classic Movies
If you are an old-timer who loves the classical black and white movie genre, the Free Classic Movies app for Apple TV is just for you. This fantastic app brings you in touch with some of the most iconic classic films from the past, such as Trip To The Moon, Night Of The Living Dead and several Charlie Chaplin movies as well.
4. Carrot Weather
Although the Siri remote is quite competent in giving you the weather forecast, the Carrot Weather app for the Apple TV takes weather forecasting to a whole new level. Not just a generic weather app, Carrot Weather serves you the latest temperatures with some snarky attitude as well. You can also unlock some fantasy locations such as Mordor and Judgement Day to find out what the make-believe weather would be.
5. Peaceful Snowfall HD
With the holiday season in full swing, let your HDTV and your Apple TV be the center of attraction. The Peaceful Snowfall HD Apple TV app casts a live wallpaper of various winter wonderland scenes, with serene and peaceful snowfall to match the cold weather around you.
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Whether you are looking for a reason to buy the Apple TV for the workspace or a stock market junkie, the Fidelity Apple TV app is the one for you. Fidelity combines the dependable live streams from Bloomberg TV and adds current market data to the screen, such as charts, real time quotes and more, so you can be on the business end all the time.
7. This is my Food – Nutrition for Kids
Bringing a game to the level of educational learning, This is my Food is one of the best Apple TV apps that helps children learn about proper nutrition in a fun way. Not only does this Apple TV app help children understand the nutritional value of certain foods, but also shows them how to cultivate these food items in their own homes.
8. Fit Brains
With a fit body, you need the Fit Brains Apple TV app to help you grow your intellectual muscles with everyday mental exercises. The Fit Brains app comes with a bunch of mini “mind games” that stress the limits of your brain in six areas – focus, language, speed of thinking, logic, memory and visual-spatial recognition.
Zova is an example of how the Apple TV is evolving from being a media streamer, to an entertainment system that does much more than just games and videos. The Zova app for Apple TV is another fitness app with brings the best of Yoga, and has been designed to help you gain spiritual and physical fitness from the comfort of your living room.
10. BBC iPlayer
While Netflix and YouTube are relatively same as they were in the previous versions of the Apple TV, BBC iPlayer is the one popular app that was missing, until now. Available for the first time on any of the Apple TV device, the BBC iPlayer is the online platform for viewing all of the popular channels such as BBC One, BBC Two, BBC News and others, making it a default for every British user.
These are some of the best Apple TV apps that you need to use on your device right now. If you use any other apps for Apple TV, then please share them with us.