The new Apple TV isn’t a must-have upgrade if you’re happy with your current streaming setup. But it’s hard to say no to when you’re ready to get a new streaming box. In the mean time, get the new Siri Remote on its own. Trust me, it’s wroth it.
Roku's latest flagship box makes a few small tweaks but remains tough to justify the cost over the Streaming Stick Plus.
The Roku Streambar offers a no-brainer upgrade for people who want to improve the sound and streaming capabilities of their TVs on the cheap.
The Amazon Fire TV Stick is an inexpensive streamer with a bunch of cool features, but you should probably buy something else.
The Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite delivers voice-powered streaming for the lowest price yet.
The $50 TiVo Stream 4K is an affordable option with some kinks that still need straightening out.
Hulu is one of the top movie and TV streaming services available, thanks to how quickly it airs shows as well its growing slate of originals.
If you're looking to quit cable, Hulu's Live TV extra offers a smooth transition and tons of familiar TV, but it's not the best value.
The AirTV 2 is a nifty local TV streamer that is especially useful to Sling TV subscribers, but the lack of live TV pause limits its appeal.
The Nvidia Shield TV combines powerful streaming and gaming features, but for most users it's not worth the high price.
The Roku Express 2019 is an excellent streamer. It's easy to use and offers the cheapest access to Roku's superb operating system.
The 2019 Roku Ultra (2019) is a very good 4K streaming box that puts convenience at the fore, but lack of Dolby Vision and a high price compared to other Rokus hold it back.
Amazon's cheap Alexa-powered stick is better than ever with a TV-control remote, but Roku's simple menus make it a better choice.
It flogs Amazon content too much to beat Roku, but for Alexa fans or 4K HDR TV owners who insist on Dolby Vision, the Fire TV 4K Stick is a great value.
The newest version of Google Chromecast is basically identical to the old one and falls short of the budget competition from Amazon and Roku.
Roku's affordable 4K HDR streamer is a superb buy, but it's worth another $10 to get the superior Wi-Fi of the Streaming Stick Plus.
For $99 with a $2 monthly fee, the new Caavo promises to make home entertainment easier than ever.
The Amazon Fire TV Cube's well-designed voice controls make it a superb alternative to a standard universal remote, especially for simpler systems.