Video: How to Enable HD Video Rentals on the Apple TV

Are you finding that you can only rent standard definition movies and TV shows from the Apple TV? If so don’t worry, apparently the Apple TV’s default setting is only standard definition rentals, but you can remedy this by watching the video below that will show you how to enable HD movie and TV show rentals. I’ve also included step-by-step instructions below the video should you want to skip the video. If you have any comments or questions please use the comments form at the end of the article.

Hardware used: Apple TV (2010).

How to Enable HD Video Rentals on the Apple TV

If you’re skipping the video above you will find the same instructions in the step-by-step below.

1. Navigate to Settings.

2. Select General from the menu.

3. Select iTunes Store in the General section.

4. Toggle ON Rent High Definition.

You can now begin to enjoy HD movies and TV show rentals on your Apple TV.