Netflix's success has given rise to a number of competitors, many of which have staked their claim on Sony's console. They include:
Amazon Instant: Amazon.com's video on demand service, offering films and TV shows for rental, purchase, and streaming in the US.
CinemaNow: Best Buy's US pay-per-rental service.
Crackle: Sony's other, other, digital network carrying a small selection of free Sony films and original Crackle content.
LoveFilm: UK's subscription based Netflix contender.
MUBI: A social networking movie site catering to indie flicks, classics, and cult films.
Vudu HD Movies: :Walmart's US movie streaming site.