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Apple TV Review 2010: Critics Go Hands On With Steve Jobs' 'Hobby'

09/30/2010 09:59 am 09:59:29 | Updated May 25, 2011

"We've sold a lot of them, but it's never been a huge hit," Apple CEO Steve Jobs said of the original Apple TV when he unveiled is smaller, cheaper, sleeker successor in early September.

So will the latest Apple TV--a four-inch square, $99 set-top box--prove to be a bigger hit? Has Apple finally gotten serious about its "hobby?"

Critics from Engadget, Fox News, Techland, and PC Mag have gone hands on with Apple's new Apple TV, which, unlike the previous model, has no internal storage and offers only the option to rent content. The reviewers all seem to agree that the device has one major Achilles heel--find out what it is, as well as what they loved about the device, below.

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