Television sets with a regular set-top box are ok but sticking to their schedule is real tough. Although we know you would love to, you can’t skip your work or chores to watch your favourite TV show. Can you? Let’s accept it we all hate it when we miss out on the episodes or turn it off in between due to work. And, then there are all these amazing originals on OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+ Hotstar.
This is probably why many have already switched to watching shows on mobile apps instead. However, there are quite a bunch of us who still enjoy the viewing experience of the larger TV screens. For those of us, Media Streaming devicesfor TV are the best resort.
A TV media streaming device just requires power and your home Wi-Fi to get going. It helps you easily fetch all the online streaming content from your favourite TV shows to Netflix and Prime specials on your TV set.
However, just like any other gadget, you got to buy yourself the best media streaming device for a great experience. You just can’t buy any other random media streaming device. They too come with their own set of perks and different features.
Here’s a rundown of Top Media Streaming Devices for TV in India in 2020
Apple TV 4K
Apple TV 4Kis by far one of the best media streaming devices for TV available in the Indian market. However, it does seem quite expensive at Rs. 19,480 as compared to its competitors.
But, the price is worth it in case you are an existing Apple user and have other Apple devices too. It allows you to easily mirror your iOS devices with the TV using Airplay support.
Furthermore, it offers streaming range of both 4K and HDR and provides access to Netflix, Amazon Prime, Zee5, Sony Liv, Disney+ Hotstar and JioCinema, besides iTunes Movies. However, it does not support 4K streaming on YouTube.
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Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K
Amazon not only owns one of the leading online streaming platforms, Amazon Prime Video but also makes one of the best media streamers for TV. It is growing quite popular among the streaming audiences in India for its affordable price of just Rs. 5999 and some great streaming features including the Dolby Vision.
It offers a streaming range of both 4K and HD as well as supports host of OTT platforms including Prime, Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Sony LIV and Zee5. Additionally, it is easy to setup and also comes with the Amazon’s popular virtual voice assistant, Alexa.
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Xiaomi Mi Box 4K
Xiaomi is undoubtedly the budget king when it comes to gadgets in India. Offering amazing features at a cheap price of just Rs. 3,499; Xiaomi Mi Box 4K is no exception.
The standalone streamer is a great pick for Android users. The Mi Box 4K runs on Android TV 9 Pie and plugs into the HDMI port of your TV. It also enables you to access various Google Play Store games and apps on your TV screen.
Moreover, you don’t need your smartphone or tablet to control the 4K Mi Box and can run independently and be controlled through its own remote.
These are some of our top picks for the best media streaming devices for TV in India right now. Share your favourites in the comments below. You can also share your gadget reviews with us at firstname.lastname@example.org and stand a chance to feature on your favourite tech portal.