BATTLE OF THE STREAMING BOXES
For those of us yet to get on the smart TV bandwagon Don’t fear. The rise of streaming boxes has allowed almost anyone to access a world of Netflix, Stan, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube and more for an affordable price.
It’s clear video streaming isn’t slowing down any time soon. Rather than forking out funds for a new smart TV, many consumers are opting for streaming boxes to access to an entire multimedia library from just tens of dollars.
As the market continues to swell with new entrants, so does the capabilities of different streaming devices.
Whilst some provide basic app accessiblity, others offer support for Dolby Digital audio and 4K Ultra HD resolution. In some cases, users benefit from a packaged deal with mobile or internet services.
With options from the likes of Foxtel, Telstra, Fetch, Apple, Amazon, Google and Minix, it’s really only a matter of choosing what’s right for you and your household.
Here’s a round-up of some of the streaming boxes currently available on the Australian market.