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Google Nexus Player

alaTest has collected and analyzed 104 reviews of Google Nexus Player. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Comments about the price and screen are on the whole positive. The durability and design also get good feedback. Many are critical about the GPS navigation and size. Comments are divided on the sound.

usability, design, durability, screen, price

reliability, performance, connectivity, size, GPS navigation

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Google Nexus Player is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (cnet.com)

Best of its kind

 

Ytram Seniag

User friendly interface is excellent

Dislike not being able to remove built in apps such as youtube

Oct, 2016

Consumer review (cnet.com)

ALMOST perfect, just missing a few apps.

 

The box itself is great. Strong Wifi reception, solid physical build, and the remote is simple, but easily gets the job done.

Physical Design, UI Design

Some apps don't support Android TV properly

Feb, 2016

Consumer review (cnet.com)

Very solid product

 

Not sure if the others picked up a lemon or what but the Google Nexus Player I have works like a champ. No WiFi issues here. I like the interface and the sleek design.It blends in well and looks great sitting in my entertainment center. While I do wish...

Sleek design and easy to navigate interface

Not as many on board apps as I'd like

Dec, 2015

Consumer review (cnet.com)

Broken Wifi makes device useless

 

I got one of these for free and have been trying it out. The device and the interface look good and I found it relatively easy to navigate through menus.

Good physical and interface design

Google and 3rd party apps unstable, few 3rd party apps, Wifi broken

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Good Streaming Box on a Great Operating System

 

I have used almost every single streaming box available (smart TV's, smart blu-ray players, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS4, Roku 3, Chromecast, etc.) and Android TV has become my platform of choice. The performance is always great on these devices, and the...

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Replaces others

 

Have all the perks of Roku box. Plus can download more apps and watch anything on the net you could ever want. Only down side is the controller, get a bluetooth keyboard with mouse pad to unlock all control features.

Jul, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Excellent

 

" Did everything I wanted. Installed Kodi with no problems. "

Aug, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great

 

" Best streaming box I've owned especially as i use google play to buy movies and music etc. Very responsive and lots of apps although if you are looking for BBC iPlayer etc then this not for you as they are unavailable but some can be streamed from a...

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great piece of hardware

 

" It is easy to setup, very fast, all apps you could ever need, android games, casting is stable and responsive. If you are in the Google ecosystem a no-brainer. The fact you can control it though the tv remote is also great (not sure if only Sony)....

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Nexus Player

 

" If you're invested in Google tech and accounts and want a means to cast your content from your Android phones and tables to your TV you can't go wrong with this device. However, it needs to go someway to enabling you to become a full-on cord-cutter. "

Jun, 2016

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