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Media Streamers

Google Nexus Player
REVIEW

Google Nexus Player

Until it receives a major infusion of native apps and developer support, and better integrates non-Google services, the Nexus Player with Android TV offers no compelling upgrade over other streaming devices.

3 stars Editors' rating on 3 November 2014
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Amazon Fire TV
REVIEW

Amazon Fire TV

A great media streamer that will suit you perfectly if you buy everything from Amazon. If not, Roku makes better value boxes.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 4 April 2014
3.2 stars User rating out of 3 votes
Roku Streaming Stick (2014)
REVIEW

Roku Streaming Stick ( 2014)

Unless you have very little to spend, this is one of the best streaming devices you can buy in the UK today.

4 stars Editors' rating on 28 March 2014
3.2 stars User rating out of 3 votes
Samsung Shape M7 (black)
REVIEW

Samsung Shape M7 ( black)

The Samsung Shape M7 is a versatile streaming speaker that sounds better than the Sonos Play:3 but lacks a rich ecosystem of products and supported services.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 18 February 2014
Roku 2
REVIEW

Roku 2

The Roku 2 offers tons of content sources and an innovative remote with built-in headphone jack for less, but the Roku 3 is still our favorite pick.

4 stars Editors' rating on 25 October 2013

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Sonos Play:1 (black)
REVIEW

Sonos Play:1 ( black)

Ideal for first-timers or people with existing Sonos systems that want to expand it into smaller rooms, the Play 1 is a great way into wireless audio. If you've been dithering about getting Sonos, now is the time.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on 14 October 2013
3.5 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Apple TV (2012)
REVIEW

Apple TV ( 2012)

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.

4 stars Editors' rating on 15 August 2013
3.6 stars User rating out of 39 votes
Sky Now TV Box
REVIEW

Sky Now TV Box

A streaming TV box for £10 is astonishing value, although if you can afford an extra £40 you should pick up a Roku Streaming Stick instead.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on 27 May 2014
3.7 stars User rating out of 9 votes
Google Chromecast
REVIEW

Google Chromecast

Technically, the Chromecast is a wonder to behold. If all you want is a cheap way to get iPlayer and Netflix, it's a good choice, but it needs more content before it becomes a must-buy for most.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 26 July 2013
3.2 stars User rating out of 41 votes
Sonos ZonePlayer ZP90 - network audio player
REVIEW

Sonos ZonePlayer ZP90

The Sonos Connect brings effortless wireless media streaming to existing hi-fi owners, but it's not the first Sonos system we'd recommend.

4 stars Editors' rating on 28 September 2012