New Siri remote reference in iOS 16 beta could point to fall Apple TV update

New Siri remote reference in iOS 16 beta could point to fall Apple TV update

Last month we reported on a tweet from Ming-Chi Kuo that stated a new Apple TV is coming in the second half of this year. Now, a reference to “SiriRemote4” in the iOS 16 beta code (found by aaronp613 on Twitter) is lending some weight to this claim. The original, much-maligned Siri remote is called “SiriRemote” in iOS code, and “SiriRemote2” is the updated version with the white ring around the Menu button. The all-new Siri remote that currently ships with Apple TV (and is far more usable) is referenced as “SiriRemote3.” So this “SiriRemote4” would be new hardware, though it’s entirely possible that it won’t look or act different than the current model. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo’s tweet in May, the updated Apple TV is supposed to have …
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