Apple TV vs Airtame 2

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Apple TV vs Airtame 2

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What’s the difference between Apple TV and Airtame 2?

Airtame and Apple TV offer wireless screen sharing, although the latter is optimized for media casting (watching Netflix, HBO, etc.). Both solutions provide a physical product (the receiver) which connects to an HDMI display (or VGA display with an adapter). Here we provide a feature comparison between Airtame 2 and Apple TV.

Please note that all technical specifications are taken directly from Apple’s website. In cases where pricing is not directly listed online, we include the quoted reseller price.

Airtame 2 Apple TV 4K
Powering AC adapter or Power over Ethernet AC adapter or Power over Ethernet
Connectivity
Windows Airtame app + Miracast
macOS Airtame app + AirPlay AirPlay
Chromebook Airtame app + Google Cast
Linux Airtame app + Google Cast
iOS AirPlay AirPlay
Android Google Cast + Miracast
Sharing
Resolution 1080p up to 60 fps Up to 4K at 60 fps*
Presenter mode Single window sharing (app) + extended desktop (Miracast) macOS
One-to-many screen sharing
Touchback support With Miracast
Security
Works on enterprise networks
Pin code connect
Web Proxy support
Device management
Bulk updates iCloud (sync Apple TVs)
Remote updates iCloud (sync Apple TVs)
Different access levels
Moderator mode
Digital signage
Websites
Custom images
Videos
Productivity apps and dashboards
Calendar sync for room management
Scheduled Content
Power management
Sleep Schedule with CEC support

*While the Apple TV 4K supports 4K resolution, the actual resolution on the screen will depend on the resolution of the content plus the source that’s being streamed from (i.e. the iPhone, iPad or Mac). 

Last edited on April 28th, 2023