Tag Archive: Player


Stream in 4K with the discounted Roku Premiere media player

Watch all the shows.

The Roku Premiere media streaming device is down to $ 29.99 on Amazon. That’s a $ 10 drop off its regular price and the only time we’ve ever seen it drop this low on Amazon. You can also find the deal at B&H, Best Buy, and other retailers. It seems to be a deal straight from Roku that everyone else is matching.

In the world of Roku streaming devices, the Roku Premiere is  [Read More…]

Amazon’s $35 Fire TV media player lets you stream your favorite shows in 4K

Pick the service. Watch the shows. Rinse. Repeat.

Right now on Woot you can get the Amazon Fire TV 4K streaming media player along with the 1st-gen Alexa voice remote for $ 34.99. Despite being discontinued since 2017, Woot promises these are in brand new condition. The only ones available on Amazon are refurbished and still $ 60. You can also get free shipping if you use your Amazon Prime membership.

Amazon discontinued this player in favor  [Read More…]

Roku’s best streaming player, the Ultra 4K, is down to $70

Watch your favorite shows.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 69.99 at Amazon. The last deal we shared on this Roku was during a drop to $ 50 on Black Friday. Since then it has bounced back up to around $ 90. Today’s deal is actually its next best price ever, so while it’s not as good as Black Friday, you’re still getting a great deal on it. Roku  [Read More…]

Roku’s best streaming player, the Ultra 4K, is down to $76

Watch your favorite shows.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 76.49. The last deal we shared on this Roku is when it dropped to around this price back in June. Since then it bounced back up to around $ 89. This price is actually the lowest it’s ever sold for, even a few bucks better than that June mention. Roku makes some of the best streaming hardware, so if  [Read More…]

The NVIDIA Shield TV media player is $139 for a limited time

Blends perfectly with all your other Android gear.

The NVIDIA Shield TV streaming media player is down to $ 139 on Amazon. This is a Prime Day Lightning deal, so you’ll definitely need a Prime membership for this one. The average street price for the Shield is around $ 179. While it has dropped in price a couple times in the past, we have never seen it go for less than $ 149. Of course, since it’s a Lightning  [Read More…]

Roku’s Ultra 4K streaming player is down to its lowest price ever

Get the best for less.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 79.99, which is $ 20 lower than it normally sells for. This price is actually the lowest it’s ever sold for, beating the previous low by $ 5. Roku makes some of the best streaming hardware, so if you’ve cut the cord already or are considering doing so, you’ll want to have one of these attached  [Read More…]

Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV: Which streaming player should you buy?

They’re the same, only different.

Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV do the same things. They run a full version of their respective company’s operating system. They run apps. They have access to their respective media libraries and can stream video and music and play games and control things via your voice.

So let us stipulate that Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV are very similar products.

They’re also wildly different in a number of ways.

Let’s  [Read More…]

Is the PlayStation 4 a great Blu-ray player?

If you enjoy Blu-rays for their ultra-high quality, the PS4 isn’t all the way there.

The DVD player in the PlayStation 2 is a big part of why that console was so popular. Parents were able to put a DVD player that was cheaper than most of the other DVD players on sale at the time in their kid’s room, and it also had tons of games! Sony continued this momentum into the PlayStation 3 with a  [Read More…]

Google Play offering discounts inspired by ‘Ready Player One’

Get savings on movies, audiobooks, and more.

Steven Speilberg’s Ready Player One is officially in theaters, and in celebration of its highly-anticipated release, Google Play is running discounts on a number of audiobooks, e-books, and movies that should help to itch your 80s nostalgia craze.

When it comes to e-books and audiobooks, Google Play is running deals on titles like Starship Troopers, Ender’s Game, A Clockwork Orange, and many others. You can browse through the entire collection  [Read More…]

The Nexus Player will not be upgraded to Android P

At the beginning of this month, Google released the first developer preview of Android P, the next major update to its mobile operating system.

Some Google devices weren’t included in the update, like the Nexus 5X, the Nexus 6P, and the Nexus Player. Google confirmed that the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and the Pixel C tablet wouldn’t be getting an update to Android P, but it was still up in the air whether or not the Nexus P would be updated.

Now  [Read More…]