Review: Asus Cube is a capable, but flawed, Google TV set-top box

At a Glance

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  • Asus Cube
    $140.00

    The Asus Cube delivers Google TV features at an affordable price, but suffers from scattered bugs and hardware shortcomings that make it difficult to recommend for non-techies.

At a Glance

The Asus Cube delivers Google TV features at an affordable price, but suffers from scattered bugs and hardware shortcomings that make it difficult to recommend for non-techies.

Price when rated: $140

Pros

  • Provides affordable access to tons of Google apps
  • Has great program guide
  • Offers Web access on your TV

Cons

  • Has scattered bugs
  • Doesn't support 5GHz Wi-Fi
  • Included IR blaster is weak
  • Interface can be unintuitive and difficult to use
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