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Apple TV (2012) Reviewed on August 15, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Apple TV (2012)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.2 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 29 reviews

The Bottom Line: While it's still a step behind the Roku 3, the Apple TV is an excellent streaming box, especially for those invested in the Apple ecosystem. Read review

Specs: Digital multimedia receiver, Content streaming, Internet video playback, Digital video playback, Digital audio playback, Digital photo playback, Remote control

Google Chromecast Reviewed on July 26, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Google Chromecast
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 36 reviews

The Bottom Line: Google's $35 Chromecast stick is a cheap and easy way to add streaming video and music to your TV, but it still isn't as fully featured as similarly priced Roku boxes. Read review

Specs: TV streaming adapter, Content streaming, Web browsing, Wi-Fi

Roku 3 Reviewed on March 12, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Roku 3
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
      Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 27 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Roku 3 is the best streaming-video box yet, with tons of content sources, lightning-fast performance, and an innovative remote with built-in headphone jack. Read review

Specs: Streaming player, Internet video playback, Internet radio playback, Internet gaming, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Enhanced remote control

Roku LT (2013) Reviewed on November 5, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Roku LT (2013)

The Bottom Line: The Roku LT is the best budget streaming-media device, easily topping the $35 Chromecast. Read review

Specs: Streaming player, Content streaming, Wi-Fi

Bose SoundTouch 20

Specs: Wi-Fi Music system, 12.4 in x 4.1 in x 7.4 in, Ethernet, Built-in Wi-Fi

Denon ASD-51N

Specs: Network audio player, 5.5 in x 4.3 in x 1.6 in, Network audio player, IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet), IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet), WMA, WAV, FLAC, AAC, MP3

Hauppauge MediaMVP Reviewed on September 18, 2003 Check prices
Product overview
Hauppauge MediaMVP
  • CNET Editor rating:
    2.5 stars Average
      Overall score: 5.3 (2.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 22 reviews

The Bottom Line: For less than $100, you can't get a better digital media receiver than the Hauppauge MediaMVP. Read review

Specs: Digital multimedia receiver, None, Digital audio playback, Digital photo playback, Digital video playback, Remote control

Grace Digital Victoria

Specs: Network audio player, 12.2 in x 5.5 in x 7.8 in, Internet radio, Network audio player, IEEE 802.11b (Wi-Fi), IEEE 802.11g, WMA, WAV, FLAC, Ogg Vorbis, AIFF, AAC, MP3

Sony NSZ-GU1 Bravia Smart Stick

Specs: TV streaming adapter, Content streaming, Web browsing, MHL, Touch-pad / QWERTY keyboard remote

Bose SoundTouch Portable

Specs: Portable Wi-Fi music system, 9.8 in x 2.5 in x 5.8 in, Built-in Wi-Fi, MP3, WMA, AAC

Pioneer N-30 Reviewed on February 24, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Pioneer N-30

The Bottom Line: As the first "affordable" hi-fi streamer, the Pioneer N-30 puts on a good performance, but the controls could be so much easier to use. Read review

Specs: Network audio player, 17.1 in x 13 in x 3.9 in, Network audio player, Digital player, Wi-Fi ready, adapter sold separately, MP3, WAV, WMA, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC

Asus Qube with Google TV Reviewed on January 8, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Asus Qube with Google TV

The Bottom Line: The Asus Qube runs the newest version of Google TV and features a custom, Asus-designed user interface. Read review

Specs: Media Hub, Content streaming, Web browsing, Internet content, Android apps, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Universal remote control

Apple TV (40GB) Reviewed on March 22, 2007 Check prices
Product overview
Apple TV (40GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 178 reviews

The Bottom Line: Apple TV provides a slick venue for iTunes-based media in the living room, but the average Blu-ray player now provides a wider array of online media options. Read review

Specs: Digital multimedia receiver, Digital audio playback, Digital photo playback, Digital video playback, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b (Wi-Fi), IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet), IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet), Remote control

D-Link MediaLounge DSM-320 Reviewed on February 12, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
D-Link MediaLounge DSM-320
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.1 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 129 reviews

The Bottom Line: It's one of the first digital media receivers capable of playing tracks purchased from online music stores, but the DSM-320's wireless performance left us wanting more. Read review

Specs: Digital multimedia receiver, None, Digital video playback, Digital audio playback, Digital photo playback, Remote control

Roku SD Player Reviewed on September 24, 2010 Check prices
Product overview
Roku SD Player
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 5.0 stars out of 1 review

Specs: Digital multimedia receiver, Digital video playback, IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet), IEEE 802.11b (Wi-Fi), IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet), IEEE 802.11g, Remote control

Pioneer N-50

Specs: Network audio player, Wi-Fi ready, adapter sold separately, MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC

Linksys WMCE54AG
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 14 reviews

Specs: Digital multimedia receiver, None, Digital video playback, Internet radio playback, Digital audio playback, Digital photo playback, Stereo, Remote control

AudioTron-100 - Ethernet

Specs: Digital player, 16.9 in x 9.8 in x 1.7 in, Digital player

Cobra AirWave Reviewed on May 22, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Cobra AirWave

The Bottom Line: Cobra's AirWave music receiver lets you effortlessly connect your smartphone with your car's audio system via a Bluetooth connection. Read review

Specs: Bluetooth Music receiver, Music streaming, Bluetooth

Linksys KWHA600 Trio Kit

Specs: Network audio player, 2.4 in x 5.5 in x 5.4 in, Network audio player, IEEE 802.11b (Wi-Fi), IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet), IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet), WMA, WAV, AAC, MP3

Linksys WMB54G Wireless-G Music Bridge Reviewed on April 10, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
Linksys WMB54G Wireless-G Music Bridge
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.9 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.0 stars out of 101 reviews

The Bottom Line: If you can deal with its software setup snafus, the Linksys WMB54G Wireless-G Music Bridge is a great way to listen to any PC-based digital audio without worrying about DRM and copy-protection entanglements. Read review

Specs: Network audio player, 5.6 in x 3.8 in x 5.1 in, Network audio player, IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet), IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet), IEEE 802.11b (Wi-Fi)

Marantz Reference Series NA-11S1

Specs: Network audio player, 17.3 in x 16.4 in x 4.9 in, Audio digital to analog converter, Internet radio, Digital player, Network audio player

Sangean WFT-1
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 5.0 stars out of 1 review

Specs: Network audio player with radio, 16.9 in x 10 in x 2.8 in, Radio, Network audio player, IEEE 802.11b (Wi-Fi), IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet), IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet)

Sonos Play:1 (white) Reviewed on October 14, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Sonos Play:1 (white)

The Bottom Line: The Sonos Play:1 finally brings the company's wireless audio magic to the masses, in a fantastically designed compact speaker that's just $199. Read review

Specs: Wireless streaming music speaker, 4.75 nm x 4.75 nm x 6.76 nm, Ethernet, Wireless ready, Sonos Bridge (616BR100, sold separately), MP3, WMA, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, Audible, Apple Lossless, FLAC, WAV, AIFF

Roku Streaming Stick Reviewed on December 20, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Roku Streaming Stick
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.5 stars out of 1 review

The Bottom Line: While the number of devices that support it will probably grow, the Roku Streaming Stick is still a niche item when compared with every other Roku device. Read review

Specs: Streaming adapter, Content streaming, MHL, Wi-Fi

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