It’s not unusual for shows to migrate between streaming services, especially now that so many cable networks have their own. Still, losing new NBC shows marks the end of an era for Hulu, whose next-day major network programming has always been its defining feature.

To help ease the transition from cable, perhaps you’ve picked a live TV streaming service such as YouTube TV, Hulu + Live TV, or Sling TV, and now you need a streaming device to go with it. If you want the best possible experience, this decision is more complicated than it might seem.