Apple's upcoming iTV product, unveiled this week by Steve Jobs, promises to bridge the divide between computers and TV by streaming content from one to the other. But how does it compare to the first A/V cable we could find on Amazon?

Apple iTVSony VMC20FR
Price$299$14.60 (eligible for Super Saver shipping)
AvailabilityJanuaryIn Stock
CompatabilityMac, PCPlatform independent
DRMSurelyNever! (Where's Boing Boing on this?)
Price per show$1.99-12.99Whatever BitTorrent costs now

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