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Set top boxes & on-demand TV reviews

The latest Set top boxes & on-demand TV reviews at PC Advisor. Set top boxes & on-demand TV user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

  • Amazon Fire TV review

    The Fire TV is a rival to the Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku's media streamers. Is this set-top box good enough to beat the established players? Find out in our Amazon…

    £79 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Amazon Fire TV Stick vs Chromecast vs Roku Streaming Stick

    Amazon Fire TV Stick vs Chromecast vs Roku Streaming Stick. Which is the best streaming stick for you? Find out in this comparison.

    £39 inc VAT

  • Roku 3 review

    The Roku 3 media streamer is expensive but has excellent features and a wealth of content on offer. Here's our Roku 3 review.

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Google Chromecast review

    A low-cost competitor to Apple TV and Roku which allows you to stream online video and music to your TV using smartphones, tablets, PCs and laptops, we love the…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple TV 2014 review

    The Apple TV is a good-looking and well-designed on-demand TV player. But where is the UK content? Here's our 2014 Apple TV review.

    £79 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Roku Streaming Stick review

    The Roku Streaming Stick is a HDMI dongle media streamer designed to take on Google's Chromecast with a superb selection of UK TV content. Here is our Roku Streaming…

    £49 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Sky Now TV Box review

    The Sky Now TV Box is either a very cheap media streamer, or a very expensive way to get Sky Sports and Sky Movies. Read our Sky Now TV Box review to find out which…

    £10 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • EZCast (M2) review (B00IIEHWAQ)

    The EZCast (M2) is an HDMI dongle-based TV streamer that is a cut-priced alternative to the Google Chromecast. You get what you pay for, however, as we find out in…

    £15 inc VAT

    Score - 4 out of 10

  • Blinkbox on-demand video review

    Blinkbox is one of the best on-demand video services, offering UK viewers a wide range of recent films at a decent price with reasonable terms of use. And you can use…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Sony PlayStation TV hands-on review

    We've taken a look at the Sony PlayStation TV micro-console streaming box which will launch later this year. Read our Sony PlayStation TV hands-on review.

    £84 inc VAT

  • VBox XTi 3340 TV gateway review

    The VBox XTi 3340 is a set top box that is part media streamer, part DVR and part Freeview receiver. It lets you watch all of your TV wherever you are in your home.…

    £185 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • BT YouView+ box review (2014)

    BT has updated its YouView+ box to the Humax DTR-T2100. It offers exactly the same features and easy-to-use YouView interface as before but in a much smaller, faster,…

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Swann DVR4-1500 4 Channel Compact DVR & Pro-510 Camera review

    The Swann DVR4-1500 4 Channel Compact DVR & Pro-510 Camera does exactly what its name suggests. The camera quality isn't quite perfect, yet the system as a whole with…

    £230 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • 2TB Sky+HD box review

    The 2TB Sky+HD box offers massive storage for your TV recordings in a new slimmer case, and with built-in Wi-Fi.

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Elgato Game Recorder HD review

    The Elgato Game Recorder HD packs a lot of recording functions into a small package. Take a look at our Elgato Game Recorder HD review to find out more.

    £140 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Hauppauge HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition Plus review

    The HD PVR 2 is a powerful video-capture device, with far more utility than simply recording games. Read our Hauppauge HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition Plus review to find out…

    £145 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • WD My Book AV-TV review

    WD's My Book AV-TV is specifically designed to be used on smart TVs as a PVR. Read our WD My Book AV-TV review to find out more.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Humax HDR 1010S review

    Humax HDR 1010S HDR 1010S is a solid and highly usable Freesat box. Take a look at the Humax HDR 1010S review to find out more.

    £299 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Asus Cube review

    The Asus Cube delivers Google TV features at an affordable price, but suffers from scattered bugs and hardware shortcomings that make it difficult to recommend for…

    £93 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Pure Avalon 300R Connect review

    You might know Pure for its range of DAB digital radios and speakers but it's now added a Freeview set-top box to its range. Read our Pure Avalon 300R Connect review…

    £349 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

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