New Roku XDS Media Streamer: Modest Upgrades

At a Glance

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  • Roku XDS (2100X)

    The Roku XDS lets you play a lot of Internet media with a minimum of fuss, but lacks meaningful support for streaming media on your local network or USB drives.

At a Glance

The Roku XDS lets you play a lot of Internet media with a minimum of fuss, but lacks meaningful support for streaming media on your local network or USB drives.

Price when rated: $100

Pros

  • Petite, easy-setup box for streaming 75 channels of Internet content
  • Adds 1080p, dual-band 802.11n, USB sideload support

Cons

  • USB playback supports only a handful of video, audio, and still formats
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