Chrome has been offering their lightweight competitor to the original Apple TV, however they launched a few upgrades to better compete with the new model.

The tiny little streaming stick is a much cheaper, though feature limited option compared to Apple's flagship set top box. It offers a host of different integrations with third party streaming apps, as well as the ability to mirror your phone or computer using Chrome.

Pros

  • Price
  • Streaming app choice
  • Size
  • Screensavers
  • Ease of use

Cons

  • No remote
  • Screensharing
  • Apps