Roku Reviews & News – everything electronic Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:32:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Roku Updates Streaming Players and Software for 2017 Thu, 05 Oct 2017 06:30:40 +0000
New Roku Streaming Stick+ Bundles 4K HDR Steaming in Convenient HDMI Adapter Roku just announced five new streaming players that offer better performance, improved wireless reception and new convenience features priced from $30 to $100.  A new operating system called Roku OS 8 will come with each new player and be available as an update for […]]]> 0
Roku Express, Premiere & Ultra Streaming Players Announced Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:59:28 +0000
Roku today announced a 5th-generation line-up of streaming media players priced from $30 to $130. Five new models debut with a new naming convention. There is the 1080p capable Roku Express and Express+, the 4K capable Premiere and Premiere+, and finally the top-of-the-line Roku Ultra for all that plus better sound and convenience features. Meanwhile, […]]]> 0
Roku Updates Streaming Stick for 2016 Fri, 08 Apr 2016 11:22:56 +0000
Roku announced a new, smaller and faster Streaming Stick (model 3600) that keeps the same $49.99 price tag. It has a quad-­core processor, which offers 8X more processing power than its predecessor. Roku is quick to point out that’s more power than the current Amazon Fire TV stick and Google Chromecast models. It’s also the […]]]> 0
Roku 4 Review Roundup Wed, 02 Dec 2015 11:00:10 +0000
This future-proof set-top 4k streamer should handle all of your movie and TV needs for many years to come, as long as you never need to watch anything from iTunes.]]> 0
Roku 4 Streaming Media Player Does 4K Tue, 06 Oct 2015 07:47:31 +0000
Roku today announced the Roku 4 streaming player, which streams 4K Ultra HD (UHD) videos as well as Full HD 1080p content. In addition to its sleek new design, the Roku 4 includes a new handy Remote Finder feature, which enables you to locate your remote control at the touch of a button. The new streaming […]]]> 0
Roku 3500R Streaming Stick (HDMI Version) Tue, 04 Mar 2014 21:30:23 +0000
Roku today announced a new HDMI version of its Streaming Stick, which plugs into any HDMI port on a HDTV to enable Smart TV functionality (YouTube, Netflix, streaming, etc). Once connected to the TV the entire household can use the included remote control to access the sleek Roku user interface with shortcuts to movies, TV […]]]> 0
Roku TV Coming Fall 2014 Mon, 06 Jan 2014 08:04:47 +0000
Roku today announced Roku TV, a new generation of Smart TVs designed to give consumers a simple entertainment experience. The company plans to license the new reference design platform and software stack to manufacturers to build and distribute Roku TV models. TCL and Hisense are the first partners, who plan to release Roku TV models […]]]> 0
Roku LT, 1, 2, 3 Streaming Players Wed, 25 Sep 2013 08:47:58 +0000
Roku today announced an all-new family of streaming players, the new Roku LT, Roku 1 and Roku 2 streaming media players, which accompany their flagship Roku 3 streaming player launched in March. All players have access to the Roku Channel Store which features a broad selection of streaming entertainment – currently at more than 1,000 channels […]]]> 1
Roku 3 Streaming Player Fri, 22 Mar 2013 08:13:10 +0000
Flagship Media Player Debuts New User Interface and Remote with Headphone Jack for Private Listening Roku just introduced their fastest and most powerful set-top box for streaming 1080p HD Internet videos to your HDTV. The company is calling their new product Roku 3, which succeeds a trio of Roku 2 models. The new Roku 3 […]]]> 0
Roku Streaming Stick Media Player Thu, 05 Jan 2012 12:08:44 +0000
Roku announced a new solution to make a better Smart TV, meaning one that is capable of streaming movies or TV shows from the Internet. The new Roku Streaming Stick is a wireless device about the size of a standard USB flash drive that will plug into a TV to instantly transform it into a […]]]> 0