Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in media streamers.

TiVo Bolt review

In a world where the digital content we want to watch is smeared across a jagged landscape, the TiVo Bolt does an outstanding job of putting everything you want to watch, and listen to, in one place. See Full Review »

Our Score 9
User Score 0
Our Score 9
User Score 6
Our Score 8.5
User Score 2

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Apple TV Review (2012) Review

  • Dead-simple user interface and setup
  • Attractive, unobtrusive design
  • AirPlay makes screen mirroring a snap
  • Remote lacks QWERTY keyboard, needs line of sight
  • Lacks major streaming services like Hulu Plus…
  • Sometimes sluggish browsing
  • Requires iTunes for network sharing
Our Score 6.5
User Score 0

Boxee Box Review

  • Near-perfect remote
  • Unique design
  • Sleek, intuitive interface
  • SD card reader and dual USB ports
  • Wide variety of online content
  • Plays almost any file
  • Design doesn’t fit standard home theater…
  • Mousing often required for Web content
  • Frequent crashes, glitches
  • No video outputs for older TVs
  • Still missing Amazon VOD, Hulu Plus
Our Score 7
User Score 10

Sony Dash Review

  • Thousands of apps, thousands of features
  • Sharp, durable design
  • Integrated Wi-Fi
  • Responsive touch screen
  • Slow
  • Light leaks from the edge of the bezel
  • Poor screen sharpness
Our Score 7.5
User Score 0

Bose Wave SoundLink Music System Review

  • Good sound quality, flexible design
  • Insane price, USB sticks out, only provides volume…
Our Score 7.5
User Score 9

SlimPort Nano-Console Review

  • Easy to use
  • Screen mirroring
  • Low latency for gaming
  • Bluetooth remote
  • Limited compatibility
  • Aesthetic design
  • Remote takes practice
Our Score 0
User Score 0

Slingbox M1 Review

Our Score 0
User Score 0