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CNET says:

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If you can't live without your favorite shows, the Sling Media Slingbox is the best way to beam them to any broadband-connected PC or Windows Mobile device in the world. quote


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Critic reviews

7.7
4 reviews
  • Media support
    7.0
  • Video quality
    8.6
  • Audio quality
    8.0
  • Ease of use
    8.0
  • Design and form factor
    7.0

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User reviews

6.0
1 review
  • Media support
    6.0
  • Video quality
    6.0
  • Audio quality
    6.0
  • Ease of use
    4.0
  • Design and form factor
    6.0
8.0
AllThingsD Jun 30, 2005

I really like the Slingbox and can heartily recommend it to roaming TV lovers. It is a very good product that finally makes TV place shifting a reality.

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8.0
CNET Mar 22, 2006

If you can't live without your favorite shows, the Sling Media Slingbox is the best way to beam them to any broadband-connected PC or Windows Mobile device in the world.

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7.0
PC Mag Jun 30, 2005

Time- and place-shifting let you watch live or recorded TV and video coming from your house on your computer or laptop—anywhere in the world. Fascinating technology, done well, for users who want something that's playing on their home TV and isn't available on the TV where they are.

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8.0
TabletPCReview Jan 3, 2006

I've had a lot of fun with the Slingbox. It's a little gimmicky and you can't save programs to your computer for offline viewing, but with a decent wireless connection the quality is good. The only other issues I had were surrounding the poor remote layout.

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First Looks

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GigaOM Jun 29, 2005

Having used the product for about three hours, I am fairly impressed. Few things which did not go according to plan – the channel switching causes a little jitter in the video and the quality drops for a few seconds before we see the image become a little steady stream.

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