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WD TV Live Plus

WD TV Live Plus
alaScore 82

4 reviews

Nov, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of WD TV Live Plus. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews. People are impressed by the usability. The design also gets good reviews.

design, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Receivers & Amplifiers the WD TV Live Plus is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Jeff Bakalar (

Western Digital TV Media Player review: Western Digital TV Media Player


Editors' Note: As of an August 2, 2011 firmware update , the WD TV Live Plus reviewed here can now also access Hulu Plus (subscription required) and Shoutcast Internet radio (free).

Network digital media streamer; Netflix, MediaFly, Flickr, MediaFly, and Pandora Radio built-in; Live365 channel; YouTube channel; HDMI out; two USB ports; digital optical audio out; quick, easy-to-use interface; includes composite and component wires.

No Wi-Fi--separate accessory required.

If you don't already own an Xbox 360, PS3, or Blu-ray player and you're serious about networked streaming, the WD TV Live is one of your best choices for getting content to your TV.

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: Denny Arar (

Review: WD TV Live Plus


The WDTV Live Plus is a good choice for anyone looking for a single device capable of streaming Netflix as well as content on a local network or thumb drive.

Once connected to your home network, WD TV Live can stream media from any other network-connected drive you have permissions to access, as well as any plugged-in USB drives, and supported Web-based media services (Netflix, YouTube, Flickr, Pandora...

Jun, 2010

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WD TV Live Plus


The WD TV Live Plus offers many advantages that you'd expect from home media servers, and the Netflix playback option is a fantastic feature. Since it doesn't have a built-in hard drive, it needs computers on the home network for content, and a USB...

The WD TV Live Plus is easy to use and affordable with access to Netflix and popular internet sites such as YouTube

There is no built-in hard drive for storage and you can't buy content without a third-party add-on

This is a good choice for an affordable home media server, though the lack of a hard drive hampers it slightly.


Expert review by: Denny Arar (

WD TV Live Plus review


The Western Digital WD TV Live Plus HD media player picks up where its predecessors, the WD TV and the WD TV Live, left off, adding integrated Netflix support to the previous versions' ability to play HD media from USB drives and (in the case of WD TV...

If you've been looking for a way to add Netflix's streaming service to your HD home entertainment system, the WD TV Live Plus shapes up as an affordable and attractive option, especially for those who also want to stream media from networked PCs and...

Jun, 2010