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Media Streamers

Western Digital WD TV Media Player (2014)
REVIEW

Western Digital WD TV Media Player ( 2014)

While not for everyone, the WD TV's adroit playback of video and music files makes it the perfect living room box for people with large digital media collections.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 14 November 2014
3.7 stars User rating out of 3 votes
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

Pricing not available

Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter
REVIEW

Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter

The Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter faces some serious competition in the form of the Chromecast and Roku sticks, but could find a home with travelers and business people who rely on Windows 8.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 24 October 2014
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
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
4.5 stars User rating out of 2 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 just $80, but the Roku 3 is still our favorite pick.

4 stars Editors' rating on 25 October 2013
2 stars User rating out of 1 vote

Pricing not available

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
4.5 stars User rating out of 3 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
3.9 stars User rating out of 8 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 40 votes