Apple releases tvOS 9.0.1 for new Apple TV


Apple has released tvOS 9.0.1 for the new Apple TV. The update is available as an OTA update by going to Settings → System → Software Updates. The full update is also available as a 922 MB download from Apple.

tvOS 9.0.1 comes with build number 13T402, and any user currently running tvOS 9.0, which will be all users not running a beta, are recommended to update.

Apple TV 9.0.1 tvOS update

Details on the changes are unknown as of now, but the changes likely consist of bug fixes and stability improvements. If we find anything remarkable, we’ll be sure to update this post accordingly.

You can learn how to perform an OTA update on your Apple TV using our Apple TV update tutorial. Previous generations of the Apple TV have not received an update.

If you’d like to download the Apple TV tvOS 9.0.1 firmware manually and restore via iTunes, you can do so here. Keep in mind that you’ll need to purchase a USB Type-C cable to connect your Apple TV to your Mac in order to perform the restore via iTunes.

Have you updated, yet? If you find anything new, please drop us a line in the comments.