Editors Liked

  • No fees
  • Simple to setup
  • High Def video quality over home network
  • Smooth video and audio streaming
  • Sleek new SlingPlayer software for desktop
  • Can pause up to an hour of live content
  • Streams home TV and other audiovisual sources to any broadband-connected Mac, Windows PC, Windows Mobile, Palm, or Symbian device in the world
  • No host PC or monthly charges required

Editors Didn't Like

  • Portable devices such as Cell Phone/PDA Slingplayers cost extra
  • Requires high bandwidth upload capability for high def viewing
  • Lack of wireless support
  • Expensive
  • No Mac support for HD at launch
  • Can't record content to PC