Category Archives: Announcements

Minor update for original Roku players released

Today, we released a minor update for original Roku players. Roku software version 3.1 build 1017 includes the following fixes: Fixed issues that can cause freezes and crashes in Hulu Plus Improved SSDP device discover support used by mobile applications, … Continue reading

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Update available for Roku 2, Roku LT and new Roku HD

The team here at Roku has been hard at work on another software update for Roku 2, Roku LT and new Roku HD players. Rolling out today, Roku software version 4.7 contains several “under the hood” improvements and fixes: Added … Continue reading

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Spring Software Update for Roku 2 and Roku LT

Update: The 4.6 firmware rollout has been resumed as of 4/23. Thanks for your patience! Today, we are rolling out 4.6, our latest free software update for Roku 2 and Roku LT players. In addition to performance and stability improvements, … Continue reading

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Pandora Channel Updated

  Pandora is our most popular music application, both in terms of installations and total number of hours of music streamed. So we are very excited to have worked with Pandora to bring you an improved experience. The new Pandora channel … Continue reading

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Roku 2 in Retail

Many of you have been wondering if Roku is carried in local retail stores. The following stores have the Roku 2 XS and Roku 2 XD players on the shelf (though you should always check inventory before heading out). Click … Continue reading

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Introducing Roku 2

I am super excited to introduce our brand new line of streaming players – the Roku 2.   We’ve been working hard on these guys for the last year and they are finally ready! For the same low price as our … Continue reading

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