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A guide to new streaming players of 2016

Roku Express

Which new streaming player is right for you?

Quite a number of new streaming players came out in 2016, from a full refresh of the Roku line with six new streaming players to a new Fire TV Stick from Amazon.

Yet, with all these new players, it can become confusing as to which player is right for you. So, here is our quick guide to the new 2016 streaming players. Please note that we are only going to look at streaming here, options like games will not be considered in this comparison. 

We will break this list up by TV type: older non-HD TVs, HD TVs without 4K, 4K TVs without HDR, 4K HDR TVs and TVs with Dolby Digital/Dolby Digital Plus Sound Systems.