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joshcook83
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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davekim
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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alexhoward
A gadget unicorn - Engadget
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Engadget
...the XDS's limited local playback support just isn't worth a $20 premium over the XD right now, and the lack of 1080p streaming content means the XD's 1080p streaming support isn't necessarily worth $20 over the HD.
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Computerworld
Roku feels like the world of home-brew computer enthusiasts in the 1980s. There's a lot of professional-grade stuff there; there's a lot of clever amateur stuff, too. For a consumer, it means that there's plenty of choice, much of it free, but you may find a few channels are clunkers before you design your dream menu of video options. The plus side is that you can do that more readily with Roku than you can with Apple.