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I'm looking for a Netflix box that can use my mom's wifi to her television... I have absolutely no clue where to start searching and saw a few in Best Buy but I'm sure there are far better than the small selection they had.

She is really only looking for Netflix but other features might be enjoyed... Shes not really sure what she is looking for. She only knows she wants to be able to play Netflix.

Budget is $100.
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post #2 of 9
Roku, apple tv, boxxee box. Tons of media streams offer Netflix now.
post #3 of 9
Even a blu-ray player would work but I would suggest a WD TV for your budget and most flexability.
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post #4 of 9
She could always get a used wii?
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post #5 of 9
Roku 2 XD - $80

Or

Logitech Revue with Google TV (Refurbished) - $80

These are the 2 best solution out there in my opinion!
 
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post #6 of 9
I would look more into the Logitech Revue, I bought my parents a Roku LT for christmas, but to use the device it requires you to have your credit card information entered.

They say it is for ease of use, but that is just kind of BS.
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^ i never had to enter any CC info into my parent's roku. is this something new with the new Rokus? if so, guess im going to look else where when i get a netflix box
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I'm not sure as of how new this policy is, but from what I read when I was checking for a way to bypass it the topic was recent.
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I'm not sure as of how new this policy is, but from what I read when I was checking for a way to bypass it the topic was recent.

I have the Roku2 XS ( the one with the Angry Birds game on it) I did not have to enter or give any CC info while using it either, I have used cards to rent buy shows/movies on various apps on Roku sucha as Amazon VoD, but never to add channels!
 
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