Walmart has long been known as the low-cost leader among retailers. Ekkamai Chaikanta ShutterstockIn the world of streaming TV devices, it is now attempting to claim that title.
The mega-retailer has unveiled two streaming devices, a stick and a larger media player, that are among the most affordable options available in their category.Both devices are from Onn, Walmart’s own electronics brand.
The Onn FHD Streaming Stick connects to your TV’s HDMI port and allows you to watch digital channels in full high-definition resolution.It is currently available for purchase at a retail price of 24.88
The Walmart Onn Android TV UHD Streaming Device, which costs $29, allows you to watch in 4K ultra high-definition resolution.88The main difference between this device and the stick is that this one supports 4K video.
According to Walmart, both devices support Dolby audio and provide access to more than 700,000 movies and shows in one place.
Both come with a remote control, but if you connect your device to your Google account, you can control it with your voice.Walmart makes a point.
With Chromecast built-in, you can ask Google to control your TV with your voice and easily cast your photos, videos, and music.
According to CNET, Walmart’s new streaming devices are among the best deals available.
The devices are priced to compete with similar Chromecast Fire TV and Roku devices, starting at $25 for a full-HD streaming stick and $30 for a 4K streaming stick.For example, a Roku Premiere with 4K support costs $35 at Best Buy, while Google’s newest Chromecast streamer costs $50.
Check out 15 Free Streaming Services to Watch at Home for more ways to save on streaming.
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