Why You Want a Streaming Set-Top Box (and Which One You Should Get)


Even if you’re still a cable subscriber (no judgments here), you’ve probably offloaded a chunk of your TV time to Netflix, Hulu, or another streaming service of choice. Or all of them! It’s your world, your couch, your weekend. Fortunately, you’ve got lots of options — Roku, Apple TV, and more — to help navigate it.

Maybe too many options, actually. What’s tricky is that no two of these are the same, and none is straight-up perfect. But by talking through the differences among them, you should be able to find the one that’s right for you.