New Apple TV Siri Remote incompatible with some tvOS games

The Siri Remote included with Apple’s new Apple TV 4K does not integrate an accelerometer or gyroscope for motion input, making it incompatible with some tvOS games.

Siri RemoteApple introduced a new Siri Remote with its latest Apple TV 4K iteration, addressing a number of complaints regarding the first-generation model’s design and usability. While an improvement in some ways, the remote does not incorporate seemingly basic hardware to enable key input functionality.Specifically, the new Siri Remote does not include an accelerometer or gyroscope, reports Digital Trends. The sensing systems are currently used to enable motion controls in certain third-party apps like games.

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