Salespeople will push hard for you to buy a smart TV. These feature streaming video, apps and other Web-ready features. They're tempting buys, but they jack up the price by $200-$300, if not more.
You have a few different ways to have the same experience for less. Depending on your tech prowess and current equipment, you might not have to spend a dime!
The easiest option is a streaming video gadget. These tap into Web video from Netflix, YouTube and hundreds of other sites. Some even come with apps and games.
Your choices range from the $50 Roku LT to more expensive options from Apple and Google. See a full breakdown of the best choices in this helpful chart.