Netgear unveils its NeoTV streaming device

Netgear today announced the NeoTV Streaming Player (NTV200), a media streaming device expected to compete with the likes of Apple TV, Roku2 XD and the Western Digital line of Live media streamers.

The Apple TV sized device lets users stream media from various internet sources such as Netflix, Vudu, YouTube, Pandora, and Napster.

Roku 2 Media Streamers go on-sale at the end of July

California based Roku this week announced its next generation of energy efficient media streaming devices designed to compete with the likes of Apple TV, Boxee TV, WDTV Live and LG SmartTV Upgrader.

Roku 2, which uses just two watts of power, will be available in three models: Roku 2 HD, Roku 2 XD and Roku 2 XS which will be priced at $59.99, $79.99 and $99.99 respectively.