Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for movie media players.
If you're looking for a way to watch movies in your home, there are plenty of options. You can buy a media player that connects to your display or you can use a streaming media player. Whatever your choice is, these devices can help you enjoy your favorite movies at the comfort of your own home. Browse the top-ranked list of movie media players below along with associated reviews and opinions.
Roku - Streambar Pro 4K Streaming Media Player, Cinematic Audio, Voice Remote, TV Controls and Private Listening - BlackModel: 9101R2SKU: 6455163Top comment
"I love my Roku Streambar Pro - 4K/HD/HDR Streaming Media Player & Cinematic Sound, All In One includes Voice Remote - Black...The media player works well and the sound quality is quite good overall."See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionRoku Streambar Pro is the ultimate 2-in-1 entertainment upgrade with Roku streaming and cinematic sound for any TV. Upgrade to America’s #1 TV streaming platform* and enjoy a massive selection of free and live TV in vibrant 4K HDR picture quality. The customizable home screen puts your favorite channels like Netflix, Disney+, HBO Max, Apple TV+, and Hulu front and center. Enjoy an immersive audio experience with virtual surround. Crisp, clean audio makes dialogue easier to hear. You can even quiet loud commercials automatically plus stream music with Bluetooth. Setup is simple with everything in the box, including the Roku voice remote with that controls your TV, sound, and streaming and has personal shortcuts and a lost remote finder. For even bigger sound, add deep, rich bass with Roku Wireless Subwoofer and immersive surround sound with Roku Wireless Speakers (sold separately). Just plug in and wirelessly pair. *Based on hours streamed—Hypothesis Group.
Amazon - Fire TV Cube 3rd Gen Streaming Media Player with 4K Ultra HD Wi-Fi 6E and Alexa Voice Remote - BlackModel: B09BZZ3MM7SKU: 6522377Top comment
"MEDIA PLAYER...Best modest priced media player in town....Best streaming media player on the market. Best modest price Dolby Vision and Atmos featured media player out there."See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionFire TV Cube brings lightning-fast app starts and smooth 4K streaming with an octa-core 2.0 GHZ processor, Wi-Fi 6E support and hands-free Alexa. Plus, Now you can connect compatible devices and seamlessly navigate from streaming to your cable box, game console, or webcam.
- Model: TF1282B-01-CNSKU: 6554313Top comment
"To think that it offers free movies and tv and has a TV guide and all for less than one months DirecTV. ...There is an on screen or on app guide where you can choose specific shows or movies to record once or set it to record the series. "See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionTablo 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 device, anywhere in your home.
- Model: GA03131-USSKU: 6517336Top comment
"it works good, nice for if you want to watch a movie but you only have it on youtube movies so you can just cast it to tv...Best option for media management! Easy Talk Later! Use"See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionChromecast with Google TV (HD) brings you the entertainment you love, including live TV,₁ in up to 1080p HDR. Get personal recommendations based on your subscriptions, viewing history, and content you own – all in one place. No more jumping between apps to decide what to watch. And use the remote to search with your voice.₂ Easily control with the Chromecast app. Watch content from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, YouTube, Apple TV app, Peacock, HBO Max and many more.
- Model: MN873LL/ASKU: 6500684Top comment
"Awesome media player...Apple made it so easy using this media player and I am defintely buying another one for the livng room soon....Favorite Streaming Media Player"See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionApple TV 4K lets you watch shows and movies in stunning 4K Dolby Vision and HDR10+.¹ Get theater-like Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos that immerses you in sound.² Use it as a home hub to connect and control smart home accessories.
- Model: MN893LL/ASKU: 6500685Top comment
"Best media player...Near perfect media player!"See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionApple TV 4K lets you watch shows and movies in stunning 4K Dolby Vision and HDR10+.¹ Get theater-like Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos that immerses you in sound.² Use it as a home hub to connect and control smart home accessories. With Ethernet for high-speed data transfer and Thread for more connectivity.
- Model: RA2400SKU: 6470822Top comment
"The TiVo - Stream 4K UHD Streaming Media Player is a great addition to the long list of streaming devices available now. ...TiVo Stream 4K UHD Streaming Media Player: The TiVo 4K streaming unit seems to work as advertised. "See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionUntil now, streaming devices forced you to use each of your apps individually – creating browsing headaches and disconnected watch lists. TiVo Stream 4K is the first to help you find what you want to watch–across your favorite apps–without needing to switch between platforms and navigate different screens. Recommendations from your apps are combined, giving you all your options in one place. And with direct integration with Sling , your live entertainment has a home alongside your streaming shows and movies. From beginning to end, from binge to browse, TiVo Stream 4K delivers an amazing Android TV streaming media player experience. A voice control remote with the power of Google Assistant lets you find movies, check scores, dim the lights and so much more, all with your voice. With Chromecast built-in, you can easily cast movies, music, and more to your TV from your mobile devices. Google Play integration gives you access to a world of movies, shows, games, and over 5,000 apps. Plus, with 4K UHD, Dolby Vision HDR, and Dolby Atmos compatibility, you can enjoy cinematic-quality viewing from the comfort of your couch. The company that invented the DVR just simplified streaming. Less scrolling, more watching. Availability of streaming content from third-party sources is subject to change and certain third-party fees may apply. Streaming apps may not be available in all regions. Broadband internet connection is required to access and receive streaming and live TV content.
Arcam - AVR5 595W 7.1.4-Ch. With Google Cast 4K Ultra HD HDR Compatible A/V Home Theater Receiver - GrayModel: ARCAVR5AMSKU: 6473960Top comment
"I am familiar with Arcam from their many years of making fantastic CD players. Began reading about their AV receivers and I was hooked. ...Amazing music and movie Quality...Superb sound quality for both music and movies. Still have my Denon 4300h but with that receiver I was never that happy with the music quality but did like it a lot for movies. "See all customer reviewsSee all Receivers
Product DescriptionBuild a superb home theater system with this Arcam audiovisual receiver. Efficient Class AB 7 channel amplification with 12 total channels processing helps to deliver a captivating and transparent sound, and seven HDMI inputs let you connect a wide range of devices simultaneously. Google Cast streaming engine and Bluetooth support allows streaming wirelessly to this Arcam audiovisual receiver from your mobile device.
Onkyo - TX-NR5100 80W 7.2-Ch. with Dolby Atmos Home Theater and Gaming AV Receiver with Alexa Compatible - BlackModel: TX-NR5100SKU: 6405425Top comment
"Works great - media room projector for a dozen to see and enjoy...Great for Movies from apps. When watching movies or programs from Networks, the sound increases extensively during commercials."See all customer reviewsSee all Receivers
Product DescriptionThe Onkyo TX-NR5100 7.2-Channel with Dolby Atmos 8K/60B Ultra HD HDR Compatible AV Home Theater and Gaming Receiver is an affordable and versatile home theater centerpiece tailored to deliver a high-quality entertainment experience for your movies, music, and next-gen gaming systems. Our SMART AV Receiver combines HDMI 2.1 and 8K tech, high-res audio, and immersive sound via your connected media players, gaming consoles, and advanced audio from your TV apps via eARC for the ultimate gaming and home theater experience. Cue and control music with Hey Google, Alexa, or Siri; or hear what’s playing through the AVR on wireless headphones with bluetooth with aptX HD transmission technology. The options are virtually limitless.
NVIDIA - SHIELD Android TV Pro - 16GB - 4K HDR Streaming Media Player with Google Assistant and GeForce NOW - BlackModel: 945128972500101SKU: 6370425Top comment
"Media Player...great media player best on the market nothing comes close!...Best Media Player!!...Best!!! AWESOME!!!! BEST MEDIA PLAYER!!!!!"See all customer reviewsSee all Streaming Media Players
Product DescriptionEnjoy fast online streaming with this NVIDIA SHIELD TV media player. The 4K HDR capability provides visual quality, while Dolby Atmos and DTS-X surround sound offer an immersive watching and listening experience. This NVIDIA SHIELD TV media player supports unlimited applications for movies, shows, games and music of your choosing, providing endless entertainment. GeForce NOW instantly transforms SHIELD TV into a powerful PC gaming rig. Play over 1000+ titles and nearly 100 of the biggest free to play games. The new GeForce NOW RTX 3080 membership unlocks GeForce RTX 3080 gaming servers in 4K HDR, the shortest wait times and longest session lengths, with RTX ON including ray tracing and DLSS graphics for supported games.