What are the best Netflix streaming devices?

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    #1Roku Ultra

    Roku Ultra

    The Roku Ultra is a streaming player being offered by Roku. It is capable of streaming media content from HD up to 4K Ultra HD at 60 frames per second (FPS). Roku Ultra also features a quad-core processor.


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    Jacqueline Brewer
    Written on May 19, 2018
    "I LOVE my Roku. It has a really sleek and smooth user itnerface and works perfectly. It is also a great price."
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    #2Roku 4

    Roku 4
    Roku 4 is a 4K streaming media player which will give you access to more than 2,500 streaming channels such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and more in high quality. It includes a remote control and a headphone connection. 


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    Olivia Little
    Written on May 12, 2018
    "The Roku 4 is honestly a must have. It's a great, easy to use tool that lets you stream right from your TV. No consoles or messy cords, it has everything you need on it. A fantastic investment."
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    #3Roku Streaming Stick Plus

    Roku Streaming Stick Plus

    The Roku Streaming Stick Plus streams 4K and HDR video from various streaming platforms, unlike the standard streaming stick from Roku that only streams in HD. This device is also voice-control enabled for volume and TV power control.


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    Harini Jaiteley
    Written on May 8, 2018
    "Roku Streaming Stick+ | 4K/HDR/HD streaming player with 4x the wireless range & voice remote with TV power and volume is a great streaming device with unique features. this streaming device allows you to stream only in HD and also have a voice-control enabled for volume and tv power control. You will be able to stream netflix "


Did you know that Netflix started in 1997 as an online DVD rental service? The multimedia giant started in 1997 as a website service where it allowed people to rent DVDs. Back then, it competed to some extent with TV for people's entertainment time. But it was competing more directly with established video rental stores. Right now, it is the dominant company in the on-demand media industry. Netflix boasts 130 million subscribers in 2018. An estimated 37 percent of the world’s internet users also use Netflix. By providing an on-demand streaming platform where users can watch Stranger Things online, and other Netflix Originals like Sex Education, Easy, The Umbrella Academy, and many more, it rivals television in a way that has never been seen before. People nowadays often look for streaming devices to replace the cable.

In was in 2007 when Netflix came out with streaming services. It might not be one of the ways on how to watch free movies online, but you can be sure to get the service that you pay for. Subscribers were then able to watch TV shows or movies on different devices. Computers, TV screens, tablets, and the best streaming devices catered to viewers preferences. Offering programming on-demand made it superior to physical stores and television in many ways. Consumers are now able to watch their favorite TV shows or movies without a certain time frame. Consumers now have access to the best streaming device for TV in their homes to enjoy entertainment at its finest. This is all thanks to Netflix. 

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    #4Amazon Fire TV

    Amazon Fire TV
    Amazon Fire TV is a streaming device which includes 4K Ultra HD and HDR support, as well as Alexa Voice Remote. It has a huge selection of TV and movies and can be your option to watch Netflix, Prime Instant Video, Hulu Plus, and more. 


    Vincent Hill
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "As somebody who watches a lot of Netflix, I needed the easiest way to access this content. With the Amazon Fire TV, I was quite easily able to access Netflix on my TV with a simple HDMI device plugged into the back of my TV. This device was capable of smooth 1080p video playback of Netflix with no problems for me. "
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    #5Roku Express

    Roku Express

    The Roku Express is the 2017 model that allows users to stream HD content directly to their TV very easily thanks to its 5x more powerful processor. It gives direct access to +500,000 movies and TV episodes.


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    Sandra Allen
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "Having no monthly rental fees for streaming TV shows and movies is a plus for any individual or family. The Roku Express lets you have access to over 500,000 shows and movies! Installation is simple and the use of the remote is easy and convenient. "
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    NVIDIA SHIELD TV is a home theatre entertainment that sports a 4K HDR picture quality. It's compatible with Dolby ATMOS and DTS-X surround sound systems. The device can access various media streaming sites like Netflix.


    $139.99- Was $179.99 (22% off)

    Zhao Gong
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "We love this. Using the Google Assistant vs the clunky remote on my Fire Stick is like night and day."
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    #7Amazon Fire TV Stick

    Amazon Fire TV Stick

    Amazon Fire TV Stick is a device which you can plug into your HDTV and start streaming in minutes. This includes the Alexa Voice Remote to find the best way to watch across more than 190 channels and apps. 


    $24.99- Was $39.99 (38% off)

    George Young
    Written on May 10, 2018
    "I have a four year old daughter at home who loves shows on Netflix such as My Little Pony. Before we got the Alexa Remote, I had to always help her set up the TV to watch a show. This system is incredibly intuitive and is usable even by my four year old. I love the added benefit of not having to be responsible for setting up her shows. "
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    #8Roku Streaming Stick

    Roku Streaming Stick

    Roku Streaming Stick is an HD streaming media player with dual-band wireless connection and a quad-core processor. It allows access to many streaming services like Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Hulu, Google Play and more.


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    Maria Martin
    Written on May 19, 2018
    "This is a huge change from back in the days when aluminum foil and hangers stuck out of the TV to get a good signal. Now, ROKU will send you a free HDMI extension. Your little brother can finally stop being tormented so you can watch your favorite after-school special. I miss the days of free tv, so when all else failed, you could still watch the local telethons and golf. Well, those days are long gone and this ROKU stick is great. I can watch all the Netflix movies I couldn't watch back then because my little brother's arm was too tired to hold our aluminum foil hanger contraption. I recommend ordering the free extender right away so you don't have to wait in case you are impatient like me. This is way better than paying an arm and leg for cable!"


Best What are the best Netflix streaming devices
1Roku UltraElectronics 22 Paid
2Roku 4Electronics 16 Paid
3Roku Streaming Stick PlusElectronics 13 Paid
4Amazon Fire TVElectronics 13 Paid
5Roku ExpressElectronics 12 Paid
6NVIDIA SHIELD TVElectronics 7 Paid
7Amazon Fire TV StickElectronics 2 Paid
8Roku Streaming StickElectronics 1 Paid

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