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I'm new to this and wanted to know which brand is better then the other. I have a list and any help would be great!!!

1. WD LIVE TV PLUS http://store.westerndigital.com/stor...catid.13096400

2. Xtreamer http://www.xtreamerusa.net/shop.html

3. AC Ryan PlayON!HD Mini http://www.playonhd.com/en/?upn=prod...e=playonhdmini

4. Diamond http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-025-_-Product
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But you cant see your stuff on your computer tho with ROKU. Only service. I want to watch all my movies and other stuff on my tv.
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We use Boxee on our HTPC and it works great. It is still in Beta so it can only get better.
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We use Boxee on our HTPC and it works great. It is still in Beta so it can only get better.
Use it on my HTPC too. Love it.
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Every tv in my house has a WD TV LIVE hooked up to it and i could not speak any better about it. I absolutely love it. My network is not the greatest wireless n, but it will stream any 720p movie and some 1080p(depending on bitrate) i throw at it, including .mkv which was just improved with the most recent update. Add in Pandora, youtube, facebook, etc and at a $60 price i don't see how you can beat it. It also supports custom firmwares which can do some pretty neat stuff.
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I just brought the xtreamer for 150 and it's such an awesome buy, I love it!
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