From Affordable Streaming Sticks to Portable Video Adaptors

By: Jana Pijak - Oct 23, 2015
These affordable home entertainment ideas range from budget-conscious streaming sticks to complimentary kids programming platforms that offer educational content for young viewers.

While high-tech televisions and game consoles can often break the bank, these examples are designed for those on a tight budget. Recognizing the growing popularity of streaming sticks like Chromecast, Mozilla MatchStick presents viewers with a cost-effective entertainment option -- the brand's HDMI product is priced at a $12 rate, costing significantly less than a Chromecast device which will set users back at least $35.

Other notable and affordable home entertainment ideas include niche entertainment platforms that cater to film buffs or avid sports fans. Furthermore, others include un-authorized services that save users money while giving them access to live television broadcasts.