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Popcorn Hour A-200
7.3 out of 10

Popcorn Hour A-200

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Reviews and Problems with Popcorn Hour A-200

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Overall 10
10

Great product

Brian, Amazon
20 February 2013
  • Summary: I have 2 of these now and have been using them starting about 3 years ago. I don't have broadcast TV service of any sort and use them for all my movie and music playing needs. I've never had a problem with either of my units, and they play every type of digital media I've ever tried.
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Overall 2
2.0

USELESS - Horrible user interface - choppy streaming - confusing remote

S. Burch "watercolormom", Amazon
7 January 2012
  • Summary: Even being a techy person, I had a hard time navigating the user interface on the Popcorn Hour. The remote has way too many buttons and many have cryptic names or icons. By experiment, it seems that several buttons perform the same function while other buttons do different things depending on what...
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Overall 8
8.0

Nifty little streamer

Mom of One, Amazon
28 September 2011
  • Summary: I have to admit I've had this tool for some time. A long time. I never reviewed it because I didn't quite understand how to use it. Bad me. It's not very hard to use, especially when you use it with a hard drive. Here are the steps: 1.
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Overall 10
10

Perfectly happy.

Nathan Johnson, Amazon
24 May 2011
  • Summary: I have two of these networked with my desktop computer and I can stream videos any direction to/from my living room, bedroom, or home office. It plays 99% of all the videos I have ever tried on it. The only time it has problems is when the actual video file downloaded from the internet is bad.
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Overall 8
8.0

Just my 2 cents

Jared, Amazon
17 May 2011
  • Summary: To keep it simple I'm going to use the PROS AN CONS system. PROS The system has played everything I've thrown at it codec wise, Has no problems with 720 or 1080 playback from my external hard drive of flash dive and has beautiful picture quality. PS hate Cinavia??? This plays them!
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Overall 4
4.0

Not Reliable

DXH, Amazon
4 May 2011
  • Summary: The popcorn hour A-200 was recommended by friends but this unit would lock up and require the power to be removed before it would restart. This happened the very first day installed. It did down load an update to the system. But it still locked up.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not worth it...

M. Nagll "fitness freak", Amazon
3 May 2011
  • Summary: I bought this product mainly due to the positive reviews made by other customers on Amazon after carefully considering the ASUS O!Play Air - Wireless N TV HD Media Player , Boxee Box by D-Link , and Western Digital WD TV Live Plus 1080p HD Media Player . I've had it for 3 days now.
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Overall 8
8.0

Popcorn Hour A200

Amazon Customer, Amazon
3 May 2011
  • Summary: This is a great product. I have two of them. I also have the C200, the A-100 and the A-110. It plays everything I throw at it except older wmv files. My only real complaint is the cheap plastic case the device comes with. However, I would not let that stop anyone form buying this unit.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great Media player, with some drawbacks...

Chuck, Amazon
20 April 2011
  • Summary: The A-200 is a great media player, It has handled everything I throw at it without issue. It handles all the high def audio codecs with ease too. The customization is pretty good too, with the ability to run other jukeboxes besides the included one(which isn't bad...
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Overall 10
10

Amazing product

AKW, Amazon
18 April 2011
  • Summary: First of all, super fast delivery (free). Ordered on 4-13-2011, delivered on the 17th (yes, Sunday). Hooked it up to AV receiver through component cables and digital audio (coax). Setup was easy. Make sure to select video output to match your system. Detected NAS immediately.
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