An Internet appliance is also called a Net appliance, a smart appliance, or an information appliance. Examples of Internet appliance devices include televisions, game consoles, Blu-ray players, and streaming media players. The device is designed for the specific function and has built-in hardware for Internet connectivity. The Internet connection is either wired or wireless. Internet appliances include a CPU and RAM that support email, web surfing, gaming, as well as video streaming and social networking, as shown in the figure.