There are many ways to view movies downloaded from Internet or stream on-line content on a big screen TV. You can use desktop or laptop computer, game console (PlayStation or XBox), some models of DVD players, etc. Recently, small media players become very popular as well. They are cheap, easy to install and use. You will find here review of the most interesting multimedia players.
Take a look on how some major brands of the last century were luring buyers to their products. In this post you will find advertisement from Apple, Compaq, Honeywell, IBM, NEC, etc. Do you know price for 16 kB of RAM or for 10 MB hard drive back then? You will be amazed!