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Is there an advantage to using an Apple TV instead of a Mac Mini as a set top box?

Apple TV 4K

Episode 1555

Bruce from Las Vegas, NV

Bruce upgraded to an LG C7 TV, and it's been the best TV he's ever owned. He has an older generation Apple TV, not the new 4K version that's out now. He's wondering if it would be better for him to get a Mac Mini instead. He wants to know what the difference would be between Apple's tvOS and macOS. Leo says the new Apple TVs support UHD and high dynamic range (HDR). One of nice things about using an Apple TV is that it's automatic, Bruce would just have to plug in the HDMI cable and everything would work. The other thing it does is Dolby Atmos sound.

Why are Amazon Prime eligible products more expensive than non-Prime ones? (Part 2)

Episode 913

Louis from Hollywood, CA

Louis says you get 1 free month of Amazon prime, but to take advantage of it you need to buy something that's eligible for Prime. He's noticed that some of the lower-cost items available on Prime cost more than those that aren't Prime eligible. Leo says they need to make a profit somehow, and that's just the way they offset the cost of some of the products with a lower profit margin.