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Set top box are they worth it?

I am just curious if the set top boxes are worth it and if so which do you recommend. I have researched these things to death and now I just want your opinions. What I want is 1080p wireless Netflix and a web browser. My top three so far are pop box, boxee box, logitech's revue. Just noticed the popcorn hour c200 any thoughts on any of these.
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poison5151Commented:
True 1080p will never work over wireless, regardless of your hardware of choice. The bandwidth requirements are just too high, with maybe the exception of 300Mbps Wireless-N in ideal conditions.  For HD-streaming, you will want a hard wired connection.

As far as how these boxes compare, check out this article from Gizmodo.
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FCCAdminAuthor Commented:
I was hoping I would get a bigger response for this.... Maybe I have this in the wrong category...
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