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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for media player for video.

The video player is the most important element of a home theater system. The right one can ensure that your movie looks good, sounds good, and is easy to use. Browse the top-ranked list of media players for video below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Tablo - 4th Gen, 4-Tuner, 128GB Over-The-Air DVR & Streaming Player - White - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Haven’t used it much. Video quality and lag are a problem. Also, it won’t locate all the locals off the same antenna I used with a digital tuner with no problem. ...✅Tablo 4thGen 4Tuner 128GB OTA DVR & Stream Player.... ✅ Tablo 4thGen 4Tuner 128GB OTA DVR & Stream Player. ✅ Exellent: Value & Quality & Ease of Use."

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    Product Description

    The Tablo four-tuner, whole-home DVR lets you watch, pause, and record TV for free¹. Tablo connects to your TV antenna and your Wi-Fi to send live broadcast programming from ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS³, and more as well as a selection of free streaming channels to any compatible smart device - including smartphones, tablets, as well as smart TVs & streaming players from Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Chromecast w/ Google TV, Samsung TV, LG TV, anywhere in your home.
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    "Haven’t used it much. Video quality and lag are a problem. Also, it won’t locate all the locals off the same antenna I used with a digital tuner with no problem. ...✅Tablo 4thGen 4Tuner 128GB OTA DVR & Stream Player.... ✅ Tablo 4thGen 4Tuner 128GB OTA DVR & Stream Player. ✅ Exellent: Value & Quality & Ease of Use."

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    The Tablo four-tuner, whole-home DVR lets you watch, pause, and record TV for free¹. Tablo connects to your TV antenna and your Wi-Fi to send live broadcast programming from ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS³, and more as well as a selection of free streaming channels to any compatible smart device - including smartphones, tablets, as well as smart TVs & streaming players from Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Chromecast w/ Google TV, Samsung TV, LG TV, anywhere in your home.
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  2. Tablo - 4th Gen, 2-Tuner, 128GB Over-The-Air DVR & Streaming Player - White - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Take the time and watch a few videos on how to use it and you'll definitely get your money's worth....It's nice to record programs and play them back when our schedule is better. Video quality is fine."

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    The Tablo 2-tuner, whole-home DVR ablo lets you watch, pause, and record TV for free¹. Tablo connects to your TV antenna and your Wi-Fi to send live broadcast programming from ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS³, and more as well as a selection of free streaming channels to compatible smart devices - including smartphones, tablets, as well as smart TVs & streaming players from Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Chromecast w/ Google TV, Samsung TV, LG TV, anywhere in your home.
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    Top comment

    "Take the time and watch a few videos on how to use it and you'll definitely get your money's worth....It's nice to record programs and play them back when our schedule is better. Video quality is fine."

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    The Tablo 2-tuner, whole-home DVR ablo lets you watch, pause, and record TV for free¹. Tablo connects to your TV antenna and your Wi-Fi to send live broadcast programming from ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS³, and more as well as a selection of free streaming channels to compatible smart devices - including smartphones, tablets, as well as smart TVs & streaming players from Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Chromecast w/ Google TV, Samsung TV, LG TV, anywhere in your home.
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  3. Kaleidescape - Strato C - Black/Silver - Front_Zoom

    Model: K0217-0000
    SKU: 6178274
    Top comment

    "Best Cinema/Cinema Player Ever!!!...It’s super easy to use, the video quality is excellent, and the audio is out of this world. ...Awesome player!!! Takes your home theater equipment performance to the level that you could never imagine that they would play."

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    Product Description

    Kaleidescape designed the Strato C movie player to provide an immersive home cinema experience, with better audio and video playback quality than most commercial theaters. Strato C is a premium 4K Ultra HD movie player that supports high dynamic range (HDR) and lossless multichannel audio including Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD, DTS:X, and DTS-HD Master Audio. Strato C plays movies from a Terra, a compact Terra, or a Strato S over a network, with bit rates up to 100 Mbps and frame rates up to 60 fps.
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    "Best Cinema/Cinema Player Ever!!!...It’s super easy to use, the video quality is excellent, and the audio is out of this world. ...Awesome player!!! Takes your home theater equipment performance to the level that you could never imagine that they would play."

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    Product Description

    Kaleidescape designed the Strato C movie player to provide an immersive home cinema experience, with better audio and video playback quality than most commercial theaters. Strato C is a premium 4K Ultra HD movie player that supports high dynamic range (HDR) and lossless multichannel audio including Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD, DTS:X, and DTS-HD Master Audio. Strato C plays movies from a Terra, a compact Terra, or a Strato S over a network, with bit rates up to 100 Mbps and frame rates up to 60 fps.
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  4. Amazon - Fire TV Stick 4K streaming device, includes support for Wi-Fi 6, Dolby Vision/Atmos, free & live TV - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "No doubt the best video streaming player, must buy item...Excellent for streaming Amazon Prime, Netflix and YouTube videos."

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    Product Description

    Cinematic experience - Watch in vibrant 4K Ultra HD with support for Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and immersive Dolby Atmos audio.
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    "No doubt the best video streaming player, must buy item...Excellent for streaming Amazon Prime, Netflix and YouTube videos."

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    Product Description

    Cinematic experience - Watch in vibrant 4K Ultra HD with support for Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and immersive Dolby Atmos audio.
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  5. Amazon - Fire TV Stick 4K Max streaming device, supports Wi-Fi 6E, Ambient Experience, free & live TV without cable or satellite - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "I don’t use this as a main source for video. Originally bought it because my tv seemed to be having issues with airplay… but I’ve noticed that 4k looks really nice on this device. ...It's a great product - a complete game changer for high quality videos."

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    Product Description

    Our most powerful streaming stick - Elevate your entertainment experience with a powerful processor for lightning-fast app starts and fluid navigation.
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    "I don’t use this as a main source for video. Originally bought it because my tv seemed to be having issues with airplay… but I’ve noticed that 4k looks really nice on this device. ...It's a great product - a complete game changer for high quality videos."

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    Product Description

    Our most powerful streaming stick - Elevate your entertainment experience with a powerful processor for lightning-fast app starts and fluid navigation.
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  6. 1-Month Plex Live TV and DVR Software Access Subscription [Digital] - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Good for online videos."

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    Product Description

    Plex organizes all of your movie, TV, music, and photo collections and magically streams them to all of your favorite devices at home and on the go. With an intuitive setup, options for personalization, and tons of features, including Live TV and DVR, Plex empowers you to stream smarter. This item cannot be returned or refunded, please visit to learn more.
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    Top comment

    "Good for online videos."

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    Product Description

    Plex organizes all of your movie, TV, music, and photo collections and magically streams them to all of your favorite devices at home and on the go. With an intuitive setup, options for personalization, and tons of features, including Live TV and DVR, Plex empowers you to stream smarter. This item cannot be returned or refunded, please visit to learn more.
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  7. 6-Months Plex Live TV and DVR Software Access Subscription [Digital] - Front_Zoom
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    "Great for Live TV and awesome for personal media...I already loved Plex for playing personal media across a bunch of different devices. I have an iPhone, Apple TV, Roku, Kindle and Android. ...Provides a good video library interface...I have a NAS that supports PLEX and this provides a pretty decent interface to view my entire video library."

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    Product Description

    Plex organizes all of your movie, TV, music, and photo collections and magically streams them to all of your favorite devices at home and on the go. With an intuitive setup, options for personalization, and tons of features, including Live TV and DVR, Plex empowers you to stream smarter.(New Plex subscriptions only. Valid credit card required to enable subscription). This item cannot be returned or refunded, please visit to learn more.
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    "Great for Live TV and awesome for personal media...I already loved Plex for playing personal media across a bunch of different devices. I have an iPhone, Apple TV, Roku, Kindle and Android. ...Provides a good video library interface...I have a NAS that supports PLEX and this provides a pretty decent interface to view my entire video library."

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    Product Description

    Plex organizes all of your movie, TV, music, and photo collections and magically streams them to all of your favorite devices at home and on the go. With an intuitive setup, options for personalization, and tons of features, including Live TV and DVR, Plex empowers you to stream smarter.(New Plex subscriptions only. Valid credit card required to enable subscription). This item cannot be returned or refunded, please visit to learn more.
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  8. Philips - 4 Device Universal Remote Control Roku - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Beats the heck out of fumbling with separate remotes to stream some videos. The only shortcoming is the tiny screws you need to take out and put back to change the batteries. ...Work with all my stereos, dvd and cd player, and all my tvs"

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    Product Description

    Double down on your access to great entertainment with the patent-pending Philips Elite Plus Universal Remote Companion with Flip & Slide Cradle – a CES 2020 Innovation Award Honoree. Programmable for up to four devices, this full-feature universal remote delivers the added bonus of securely housing your Roku streaming remote while giving you complete functionality and control. Compatible with most Roku streaming remotes (2016 to the present) and programmable with all major brands, this universal remote supports thousands of the latest audio/video devices and can automatically scan your equipment using its extensive remote code library. Easily program your TV, Blu-ray player, cable, satellite, soundbar and more. Primary audio control lets you adjust the volume using the remote’s side-access buttons regardless of which device is being used for your audio. And, when you’re ready to stream your favorite movies and shows, your fully functional Roku remote is already in hand. Gain unmatched control over all your home entertainment devices with the Philips Elite Plus Universal Remote Companion with Flip & Slide Cradle.
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    "Beats the heck out of fumbling with separate remotes to stream some videos. The only shortcoming is the tiny screws you need to take out and put back to change the batteries. ...Work with all my stereos, dvd and cd player, and all my tvs"

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    Product Description

    Double down on your access to great entertainment with the patent-pending Philips Elite Plus Universal Remote Companion with Flip & Slide Cradle – a CES 2020 Innovation Award Honoree. Programmable for up to four devices, this full-feature universal remote delivers the added bonus of securely housing your Roku streaming remote while giving you complete functionality and control. Compatible with most Roku streaming remotes (2016 to the present) and programmable with all major brands, this universal remote supports thousands of the latest audio/video devices and can automatically scan your equipment using its extensive remote code library. Easily program your TV, Blu-ray player, cable, satellite, soundbar and more. Primary audio control lets you adjust the volume using the remote’s side-access buttons regardless of which device is being used for your audio. And, when you’re ready to stream your favorite movies and shows, your fully functional Roku remote is already in hand. Gain unmatched control over all your home entertainment devices with the Philips Elite Plus Universal Remote Companion with Flip & Slide Cradle.
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  9. Roku Streambar SE | 2-in-1 TV Soundbar with Built-in Streaming, Premium Speakers, & Enhanced Speech Clarity - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Overall very soundbar and media streamer....I can stream and the great TV and video services as well as get Roku TV free channels. "

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    Product Description

    The 2-in-1 Roku Streambar SE is the easiest way to add big-screen entertainment to any TV—even small or old ones. 4K streaming is a snap with guided setup and lightning-fast apps, and you’ll never miss a great line of dialogue with Enhanced Speech Clarity. Plus, pair your favorite wireless headphones or stream music from your mobile device with Bluetooth. With a massive selection of free, live, and premium TV at your fingertips, it's easier than ever to watch what you love in any space you call home.
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    "Overall very soundbar and media streamer....I can stream and the great TV and video services as well as get Roku TV free channels. "

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    Product Description

    The 2-in-1 Roku Streambar SE is the easiest way to add big-screen entertainment to any TV—even small or old ones. 4K streaming is a snap with guided setup and lightning-fast apps, and you’ll never miss a great line of dialogue with Enhanced Speech Clarity. Plus, pair your favorite wireless headphones or stream music from your mobile device with Bluetooth. With a massive selection of free, live, and premium TV at your fingertips, it's easier than ever to watch what you love in any space you call home.
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  10. Chromecast with Google TV (4K) - Snow - Front_Zoom

    Model: GA01919-US
    SKU: 6425976
    Top comment

    "In fact I haven't turned on my Nvidia Shield since I purchased this for video streaming content....I downloaded 3rd party apps,so I can use Zoom Video app and other apps on my TV. Google Duo is great for video chatting.I attached j5Create webcam to CGTV using USB C hub.Now I can Video chat from my couch controlling with Logitech K 40 0 plus keyboard. "

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    Product Description

    Chromecast with Google TV brings you the entertainment you love, in up to 4K HDR.* Get personal recommendations from your subscriptions - all in one place. No jumping between apps to decide what to watch. Watch content from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, YouTube, Apple TV app, Peacock, HBO Max and many more.**
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    "In fact I haven't turned on my Nvidia Shield since I purchased this for video streaming content....I downloaded 3rd party apps,so I can use Zoom Video app and other apps on my TV. Google Duo is great for video chatting.I attached j5Create webcam to CGTV using USB C hub.Now I can Video chat from my couch controlling with Logitech K 40 0 plus keyboard. "

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    Product Description

    Chromecast with Google TV brings you the entertainment you love, in up to 4K HDR.* Get personal recommendations from your subscriptions - all in one place. No jumping between apps to decide what to watch. Watch content from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, YouTube, Apple TV app, Peacock, HBO Max and many more.**
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