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Slingmedia Slingbox

Slingmedia Slingbox
alaScore 79

20 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Slingmedia Slingbox. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Satellite Receivers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Satellite Receivers the Slingmedia Slingbox is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Slingmedia Slingbox


alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Slingmedia Slingbox from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Satellite Receivers on

92% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sling Media Slingbox - Watch Your Home Digital TV AnywhereSling Media Slingbox - Watch Your Home Digital TV Anywhere

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Stuart Miles (

Slingmedia Slingbox - UK EXCLUSIVE


So you're sitting in a hotel in the middle of Europe and apart from the German porn on RTL and perhaps the BBC World Service on the other, everything is in a language you just can't understand. If only you could access your television at home... Having...

Watch you home TV anywhere in the world, easy to set up

Have to spilt the signal to avoid having to watch the same channel as your home, make sure your router support UPnP

Having lived with the device for over a week now (Pocket-lint was given early access to the service by SlingMedia ahead of the UK launch) we have to say that it’s a stroke of genius.

May, 2006

Consumer review (

Got me some NETs!


Plug one into the modem and outlet, plugged the other one into my Sony NSZ-GT1 and the outlet and I was done.No dropping, and much faster than WLAN. Buying more for the other rooms in my house.

Jan, 2012

Consumer review (

Loves his bday gift


My nephew's original Sling was 'zapped' by lightning (even the keyboard blew off his lap), so he was using the lan connection while sitting outside the office door. He loves the Sling's fast response - no lag in the action - and his room is at the...

Aug, 2009

Product Specifications

Slingbox is a compact and elegantly designed, state-of-the-art electronic device that connects to the back of your TV. It redirects, or "placeshifts" the TV signal from your cable box, satellite receiver, or personal video recorder (PVR) to your computer or laptop of choice, no matter your location - so long as you have a high-speed Internet connection. This utterly unique device will transform the way you watch TV. Whether you want to watch your soaps in the shower room, or catch the big game during a conference call, or watch your local news from China, the power is now in your hands.

Combined Device

Type:Digital multimedia receiver / broadcaster / TV tuner

Dimensions & Weight



Manufacturer:Sling Media
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sling Media Slingbox

Network & Internet Multimedia

Functionality:Digital video broadcasting

TV Tuner

Tuner Qty:1