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72 Global Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
72

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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Critic Reviews 18

83
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 40
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Audio / video player
Video services
Netflix, Youtube, Other
Audio services
Last fm, Pandora, Other
Video codec support
Avi, Divx, H264, Mpeg1, Mpeg2, Mpeg4, Quicktime, Wmv, Xvid
Audio codec support
Aac, Flac, Mp3, Ogg, Wav, Wma
Video outputs
HDMI
Audio outputs
Hdmi, Rca, Toslink
WiFi
Yes
Ethernet
10/100 [Fast Ethernet]
Type
Video services
Audio services
Video codec support
Audio codec support
Video outputs
Audio outputs
WiFi
Ethernet
Audio / video player
Netflix, Youtube, Other
Last fm, Pandora, Other
Avi, Divx, H264, Mpeg1, Mpeg2, Mpeg4, Quicktime, Wmv, Xvid
Aac, Flac, Mp3, Ogg, Wav, Wma
HDMI
Hdmi, Rca, Toslink
Yes
10/100 [Fast Ethernet]

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72 Global Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
72

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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User Reviews

100
murtho
If you buy this, don't forget to check out Boxee+
70
lordtaco
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
90
jghaines
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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