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Google Chromecast 3rd Gen review

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Google's popular and cheap streaming stick is now in its third generation. It's the same price as the second-generation model and looks almost identical, but Google promises 15% faster navigation. Is that the only improvement, or have more tweaks been made to mean the new Google Chromecast is a must-have device that's worth buying over a Roku or Amazon Fire TV stick? Here's our full review.

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AO.com
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Boots Kitchen Appliances
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£29.00
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Box.co.uk
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£29.96
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Ebuyer
£29.99
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BT Shop
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£30.00
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Currys
£30.00
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John Lewis & Partners
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£30.00
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Tesco Groceries
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£30.00
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Littlewoods
£39.99
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MyTrendyPhone
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£40.50
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Coolshop
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£44.00
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Conrad UK
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£49.99
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We have tested 19 internet TV boxes and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 8 Best Buys.
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  2. 80%
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  3. 89%
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