Boxes and gadgets to access streaming media services

Device Description


Google's Android operating system runs on mobile phones, tablets, and more. Supports many media services.

Apple TV

Apple's digital media player.


Google's mini-dongle that plugs directly into an HDMI port.

Fire TV

Amazon's line of media streaming devices


Apple's iOS runs on iPhones and iPads and supports many media apps.

PlayStation 3

Sony's previous generation video game console

PlayStation 4

Sony's current generation video game console has support for some streaming media services.


Roku has a line of streaming media boxes and a streaming media stick.

Samsung Smart Devices

Samsung Smart TVs and Blu-ray players support many of the most popular streaming services.

Web Browser

Many streaming media services are available in a modern web browser.

Windows PC

Windows 8 and 10 PCs have a Windows Apps store for downloading native apps.

Windows Phone

Microsoft's mobile devices.

Xbox 360

Microsoft's last generation video game console supports some media services.

Xbox One

Microsoft's latest video game console supports many media services.