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Sling Media - Slingbox 500

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    Rating Breakdown

    61%
    (194 Reviews)
    27%
    (83 Reviews)
    5%
    (15 Reviews)
    3%
    (9 Reviews)
    4%
    (12 Reviews)

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    What's Included

    • Sling Media Slingbox 500
    • Composite video cable, component video cable, HDMI cable, stereo audio cable, Ethernet cable, IR emitter cable, AC adapter, remote
    • Owner's manual

    Specifications

    • Warranty Terms - Parts: 1 year
    • Warranty Terms - Labor: 1 year
    • Height: 10 inches
    • Width: 3.1 inches
    • Depth: 16.4 inches
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    Sling Media Slingbox 500: Whether you're traveling around the world, visiting a friend's house or just in another room, Slingbox 500 lets you bring your favorite TV shows with you. Tune in to your shows on your laptop, smartphone or tablet for crisp 1080p HD programming wherever you go.

    Home Theater Buying Guide

    Product Features

    Turn your laptop, tablet or smartphone into a TV

    Watch your favorite TV shows from anywhere in the world on your PC, Mac, tablet, smartphone or TV with a connected device, such as Roku or Apple TV.

    Supports 1080p HD programming

    Watch shows and movies in crystal-clear detail.

    Use your smartphone or tablet as a Slingbox remote

    Change channels, schedule recordings on your DVR and control your TV exactly as you would at home with the SlingPlayer app.* Or use the included remote for simple operation at home.

    Simple on-screen setup

    Get your Slingbox set up and ready to use in just a few quick steps.

    Share photos and videos on the big screen

    Beam pictures and videos from your smartphone to your TV for easy sharing with friends and family.

    My Media stores your personal media library

    Copy and archive your photos and videos to a USB storage device attached to your Slingbox for viewing at home or on the road. USB storage device sold separately.

    Rent streaming movies and watch international TV

    Access over 180 international TV channels, including international Sports TV, with a subscription to DishWorld. Plus, rent the latest movies from Blockbuster On Demand.

    Built-in wireless networking

    Get fast, smooth streaming with a wireless connection or wired Ethernet port.

    Compatible with select HD video sources up to 1080p

    Connects to your digital cable set-top box, satellite receiver, DVR, DVD or Blu-ray player, video security cameras and/or USB storage device.

    *SlingPlayer app purchase and download required, not included.

    Web-based services and content require high-speed Internet service. Some services may require a subscription.

    Ratings & Reviews

    Overall Customer Rating:
    91% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (286 out of 313)
    slingbox.com Rating:
    (560 Reviews)

    Rating Breakdown

    61%
    (194 Reviews)
    27%
    (83 Reviews)
    5%
    (15 Reviews)
    3%
    (9 Reviews)
    4%
    (12 Reviews)

    Product Q&A

    39 Questions & 128 Answers

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