Apple may release a counterpart Chromecast to stream your content

Gradually, Apple is preparing to launch its own video service in the next year and within the company discussing the possibility of creating an inexpensive media player, in the style of the Chromecast and Fire TV Stick for conveniently watching videos on the screen.

Gradually, Apple is preparing to launch its own video service in the next year and within the company discussing the possibility of creating an inexpensive media player, in the style of the Chromecast and Fire TV Stick for conveniently watching videos on the screen.

Gradually, Apple is preparing to launch its own video service in the next year and within the company discussing the possibility of creating an inexpensive media player, in the style of the Chromecast and Fire TV Stick for conveniently watching videos on the screen.
Now expensive

The current lineup of set-top boxes of the company consists of the old Apple TV version 2015, which is still the same $150, and the updated model with support for 4K for $180. And it is only in the American market, the rest of the world prices even higher. Meanwhile Google, Amazon and other companies have long offered an HDMI whistles for $25-50. Even the remote to the TV boxes Apple will cost more (from $60).

Simple media player will help the new service as quickly as possible to gain a large user base. According to the Information, Apple is also considering the release of apps for TVs of other brands. And it’s a good idea — doesn’t really matter whose logo is emblazoned below the screen, if the user watches your content every month and honestly pay their 5/8/10 dollars for a subscription. The same Apple Music not closed on the ecosystem of the company and available for Android.

Both issues can be discussed at the level of ideas, and the final decision is unknown.
When?

According to rumors, the company has invested one billion dollars into production of original content. The startup video service is expected in spring 2019.

Source: Engadget, The Information [subscription]