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Cordcutters: Roku, WD, Playstation or ??
Saturday, 02 July 2011 15:36
We made a mistake buying the Roku box. It's great for Netflix, but doesn't play AVI's and other common formats I get often. Dan Rayburn, the guru of Streaming Media, had a wall with more than a dozen boxes. Jennie asked him how to choose. His answer, alas, was "It depends ..." I learned we probably should have bought a Western Digital if we needed flexibility, or perhaps an XBox, Dan's favorite. Next to the add-on boxes was another choice: Samsung's Connected TV. Here's the video: