What's New

Remote app adds support for the new Apple TV (4th generation) providing similar functionality as it did with Apple TV (3rd generation) for text input, navigation, and control.

App Description

Remote is a great companion to Apple TV or iTunes. Control your Apple TV with the flick of your finger or use the keyboard to quickly enter text. Connect to iTunes on your Mac or PC to play from your library as if you’re in front of your computer. Remote is the best way to control iTunes from anywhere in your home.

Control your Apple TV
• Enter text with the keyboard
• Use simple gestures to navigate Apple TV
• Control the song, movie, or TV show that's currently playing

Control your iTunes Library
• Browse and control your iTunes library from anywhere in your home
• Create and update iTunes playlists, including Genius playlists
• View album, movie, and TV show artwork
• See upcoming songs with Up Next
• Search your entire iTunes library
• Control shared libraries on iTunes and Apple TV

Listen with AirPlay Speakers
• Control iTunes to send music to AirPlay speakers
• Set the volume on each speaker independently

Requirements:
• Device with iOS 7 or later
• Wi-Fi connection to Apple TV or iTunes on a Mac or PC
• Apple TV (4th generation) requires tvOS 9.1 or later

Note for Apple TV (4th generation):
Remote app is designed to provide simple navigation, text input, and control with the new Apple TV. Features such as Siri, volume control, or using the accelerometer or gyroscope for game play are only made possible with the Siri Remote.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 21, 2011 New version 2.1.1
  • March 15, 2011 New version Remote 2.1.1
  • December 22, 2010 New version 2.1
  • October 16, 2010 New version 2.0.1
  • September 28, 2010 New version 2.0
  • November 20, 2009 New version 1.3.3
  • October 29, 2009 New version 1.3.2
  • September 09, 2009 New version 1.3.1
  • June 24, 2009 New version 1.3
  • April 03, 2009 New version 1.2.1
  • March 12, 2009 New version 1.2
  • November 10, 2008 New version 1.1.1
  • September 16, 2008 New version 1.1
  • October 13, 2011 New version 2.2
  • March 08, 2012 New version 2.3
  • September 20, 2012 New version 2.4
  • November 30, 2012 New version 3.0
  • January 31, 2013 New version 3.0.1
  • November 05, 2013 New version 4.0
  • December 13, 2013 New version 4.1
  • March 11, 2014 New version 4.2
  • September 19, 2014 New version 4.2.1
  • April 27, 2015 New version 4.2.2
  • December 10, 2015 New version 4.2.3