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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for network media players.

Networked media players are a great way to stream music and video throughout your home. These devices can be controlled with a smartphone app and provide access to online services such as Spotify or YouTube. They can also play files from a network-attached storage drive, a USB key, or an SD card. Here are some of the best network media players available today.

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  1. Lifetime Plex Live TV and DVR Software Access Subscription [Digital] - Front_Zoom
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    "Awesome Home Media Server...Plus if you have a network tuner, you cam watch live over the air tv in or out of the house....Powerful media tool...Plex is a very versatile media server. It is only for the tech savvy mostly. "

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    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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    "Awesome Home Media Server...Plus if you have a network tuner, you cam watch live over the air tv in or out of the house....Powerful media tool...Plex is a very versatile media server. It is only for the tech savvy mostly. "

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    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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  2. Amazon - Fire TV Stick 4K Max streaming device, supports Wi-Fi 6E, Ambient Experience, free & live TV without cable or satellite - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Works perfectly fine, no lag, and is great for media use....I highly recommend this ideam and it a great streaming media"

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    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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    "Works perfectly fine, no lag, and is great for media use....I highly recommend this ideam and it a great streaming media"

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    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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  3. Amazon - Fire TV Stick 4K streaming device, includes support for Wi-Fi 6, Dolby Vision/Atmos, free & live TV - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Worked great on my tv and enjoying watching my other networks...I am able to watch a number of networks."

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    Cinematic experience - Watch in vibrant 4K Ultra HD with support for Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and immersive Dolby Atmos audio.
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    "Worked great on my tv and enjoying watching my other networks...I am able to watch a number of networks."

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    Cinematic experience - Watch in vibrant 4K Ultra HD with support for Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and immersive Dolby Atmos audio.
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  4. 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. "

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    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. "

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    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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  5. Tablo - 4th Gen, 2-Tuner, 128GB Over-The-Air DVR & Streaming Player - White - Front_Zoom
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    "Is able to record content and play it across any tv on the network....Paired with right antenna, I get great reception with all the major networks."

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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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    "Is able to record content and play it across any tv on the network....Paired with right antenna, I get great reception with all the major networks."

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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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  6. TiVo - Stream 4K UHD Streaming Media Player with Google Assistance Voice Control Remote - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Pretty Cool Player...However if you want to consume all the streaming media this is definitely the player and being able to sideload apps easily I'm sure helps make this a modders dream....Can't beat the price and features Google TV with one of the best remotes on all Media players"

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    Until 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.
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    "Pretty Cool Player...However if you want to consume all the streaming media this is definitely the player and being able to sideload apps easily I'm sure helps make this a modders dream....Can't beat the price and features Google TV with one of the best remotes on all Media players"

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    Product Description

    Until 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.
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  7. Amazon - Fire TV Stick 4K with Alexa Voice Remote, Dolby Vision, HD Streaming Media Player (includes TV controls) - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great for streaming media...Brought streaming media to our home gym with Eero mesh network in our basement....A great steaming media player...The Fire TV stick with voice remote is one of the best streaming media players on the market."

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    Vibrant 4K cinematic experience - Unlock a complete 4K Ultra HD experience with support for leading HDR formats, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos Audio, access to the latest 4K content, and a lightning-fast processor, Fire TV Stick 4K enables you to experience the beauty of 4K Ultra HD movies and shows on your TV. Includes the Alexa Voice Remote with dedicated power and volume buttons to control your compatible TV, soundbar and receiver. Plus, convenient preset app buttons make it easy to go directly to your favorite apps.
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    "Great for streaming media...Brought streaming media to our home gym with Eero mesh network in our basement....A great steaming media player...The Fire TV stick with voice remote is one of the best streaming media players on the market."

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    Vibrant 4K cinematic experience - Unlock a complete 4K Ultra HD experience with support for leading HDR formats, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos Audio, access to the latest 4K content, and a lightning-fast processor, Fire TV Stick 4K enables you to experience the beauty of 4K Ultra HD movies and shows on your TV. Includes the Alexa Voice Remote with dedicated power and volume buttons to control your compatible TV, soundbar and receiver. Plus, convenient preset app buttons make it easy to go directly to your favorite apps.
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  8. NVIDIA - SHIELD Android TV Pro - 16GB - 4K HDR Streaming Media Player with Google Assistant and GeForce NOW - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "amazing! Best 4k streaming media player fast and with a lot of games to download. ...Best Media Player!!...Best!!! AWESOME!!!! BEST MEDIA PLAYER!!!!!"

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    Enjoy 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.
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    "amazing! Best 4k streaming media player fast and with a lot of games to download. ...Best Media Player!!...Best!!! AWESOME!!!! BEST MEDIA PLAYER!!!!!"

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    Enjoy 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.
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  9. NVIDIA - SHIELD Android TV - 8GB - 4K HDR Streaming Media Player with Google Assistant and GeForce NOW - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "One of the best media players...Great media player. Supports all the lossless audio codecs that roku and most other media players don't. ...Great media player...Hands down the best media player out there. I own 4 and recommend without hesitation."

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    Watch your favorite content with this NVIDIA SHIELD TV 4K streaming media player. The NVIDIA Tegra X1+ processor ensures fast performance, and Gigabit Ethernet and dual-band Wi-Fi connectivity help minimize buffering and maximize stream quality. This NVIDIA SHIELD TV 4K streaming media player includes an advanced remote that lets you search for and play content using voice commands.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.
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    "One of the best media players...Great media player. Supports all the lossless audio codecs that roku and most other media players don't. ...Great media player...Hands down the best media player out there. I own 4 and recommend without hesitation."

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    Watch your favorite content with this NVIDIA SHIELD TV 4K streaming media player. The NVIDIA Tegra X1+ processor ensures fast performance, and Gigabit Ethernet and dual-band Wi-Fi connectivity help minimize buffering and maximize stream quality. This NVIDIA SHIELD TV 4K streaming media player includes an advanced remote that lets you search for and play content using voice commands.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.
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  10. Roku Express | Streaming Media Player with Standard Remote (no TV controls) - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great streaming media player....I have bought multiple of these streaming media players and I love them....Good value for a streaming media player. Similar to all other Roku players."

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    Roku Express is the easiest way to start streaming the entertainment you love on any TV. With a quick guided setup and everything you need included, it’s the perfect streaming device for new users but powerful enough for seasoned pros. Enjoy a fast, seamless streaming experience in sharp HD picture. Watch what you want for less with a massive selection of free, live, and premium TV, including exclusive Roku® Originals and 400+ live TV channels for free on The Roku Channel. It’s the perfect way to start streaming or upgrade additional TVs with your favorite entertainment without the extra cable box—or cable cost.
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    "Great streaming media player....I have bought multiple of these streaming media players and I love them....Good value for a streaming media player. Similar to all other Roku players."

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    Roku Express is the easiest way to start streaming the entertainment you love on any TV. With a quick guided setup and everything you need included, it’s the perfect streaming device for new users but powerful enough for seasoned pros. Enjoy a fast, seamless streaming experience in sharp HD picture. Watch what you want for less with a massive selection of free, live, and premium TV, including exclusive Roku® Originals and 400+ live TV channels for free on The Roku Channel. It’s the perfect way to start streaming or upgrade additional TVs with your favorite entertainment without the extra cable box—or cable cost.
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