Unlike a smartphone, TVs are also getting smarter day by day where people can enjoy movies, TV shows, music, video games, and more by using the internet. And if you do not have a smart TV, you can make your older TV smarter by connecting the TV to streaming media players. The popularity of streaming media player is increasing gradually in this digital age. If you are a movie buff, TV shows enthusiast, a gamer, a music lover, or you’re looking for cable alternatives, you can go for streaming media players. There are so many streaming media players from different companies available in the market. Check out below given some popular streaming media players.
Amazon Fire TV
Amazon Fire TV is one of the most popular media players which streams digital audio/video content to a high-definition television from the home (internet) network. There are two versions of Amazon Fire TV: one refers to the set-top box which is called Fire TV and Fire TV stick is a small portable streaming stick. Amazon fire TV models support 4K UHD streaming that is capable of playing shows and movies in the highest commercial resolution.
You can buy this Amazon Fire TV device at Amazon India which cost is Rs3,999 and it offers some discount and coupons code on this device on some special occasion.
Chromecast is a streaming media player which plugs into your TV and grants access VDO contents from Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, the Google Play Store and other services. There are nor remote in this device. You need to use your smartphone and computer as a remote control for browsing the media player. The Chromecast has a USB cable for power and a power adapter. This streaming media player is economical and easy to use.
Google Chromecast streaming media player is available in Flipkart which price starts at Rs3000.
Apple TV 4K is one of the great streaming media players which can support 4K video with both HDR10 and Dolby Vision. Along with Apple TV 4K, you can get Apple TV Remote, Power cable, Lightning to USB cable, and Documentation in the box. Apple TV is quite expensive compared to other streaming devices. Apple TV brings Siri to your TV and it grants access a host of apps such as BBC iPlayer, Netflix and Now TV. You can also use Apple’s own exclusive iTunes library on your TV where you can stream a wide range of 4K films from the iTunes store.
Roku Streaming Media Player
Using Roku media player is the simplest way to make your TV smarter, it can give you access to 500,000+ movies and TV episodes from top free and paid channels. Roku device comes with simple remote and powerful features like Roku Search which can help you to find what you want to watch. It is easy to set up and use, you just need to do
- Power up your Roku device
- Connect the Roku device to the internet
- Create a Roku account and activate your device
Roku has a different type of streaming media models such as Roku Express, Roku Express Plus, Roku Streaming Stick, Roku Premier, Roku Premier Plus and Roku Ultra and everyone has different features and prices. Roku streaming media players are available at Amazon India which prices start from Rs3000 and customers can save up to 45% on purchasing the products from Amazon India.