Internet TV Streaming Boxes
If for some reason, the above options don’t suit you, you can opt for a dedicated Internet TV hardware solution in the form of streaming boxes. Most of these devices could he had for around $100 to $200.
A solution that stands out here is Roku, which offers Internet TV streaming options like Netflix, Amazon and Hulu Plus and some niche video content, among others.
Apple TV is another option which allows for video rentals from the iTunes store and there’s also support for Netflix.
Boxee Box, priced at $199, allows you to watch Internet TV via an Ethernet or wireless connection. A QWERTY remote control allows you to execute text search and enter web addresses.
Apart from allowing you to watch TV shows online, Boxee also supports VUDU, Netflix and MLB, among others. The Watch Later feature enables you to send your favourite web videos to your Boxee from an Internet browser for future viewing.
As can be seen from the above, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to Internet TV hardware. Hopefully, you would make a wise choice based to your budget and requirements to realise your wish of streaming Internet TV to your living room via your home theatre system.