Category Archives: Product News

Introducing the New Roku Streaming Stick (HDMI Version)

HDTVs rejoice! With the new Roku® Streaming Stick™ (HDMI® version) announced today, consumers with an HDMI port can now choose the compact stick design pioneered by Roku to stream their favorite entertainment. This new tiny player plugs discreetly into an … Continue reading

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Introducing Roku TV

Welcome to 2014! As we head into the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, I have some exciting news to share. Today we announced Roku TV. That’s right, actual TVs, designed to give consumers a simple and powerful … Continue reading

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Big Black Friday savings on Roku 2

Don’t hit the mall on Black Friday – it’s scary out there. Here’s a deal you can take advantage of at home in your PJs. Save $20 off the all-new Roku 2! No code necessary, just head over to Roku.com and … Continue reading

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Introducing the all-new Roku family

We’re excited to announce that streaming is about to get even better with our all-new family of Roku players.  First, like all things Roku, we try to simplify everything about streaming, right down to our product names.  The new family … Continue reading

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Roku Android app adds support for video streaming

Hi, I’m Patrick and I’m one of the earliest Roku employees. Currently I’m a part of the product management team, helping to define and guide new features. Following on our launch of Play On Roku video support for iPhones and other … Continue reading

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Roku 3 arrives in Canada

Great news for Canadian TV lovers today! The Roku 3 – our fastest and most powerful streaming player to date – is now available up north. Tiny but mighty, the Roku 3 performs and responds faster, making it easier than … Continue reading

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Rolling out the new Roku interface

When we launched the Roku 3 in March, we also announced an entirely new Roku interface. The new experience has gotten rave reviews for its intuitive layout, quick reflexes, built-in search tool, redesigned Channel Store and home screen themes. We think you’ll … Continue reading

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Roku mobile apps updated to version 2.2

We’re thrilled that more and more of you are using the Roku mobile app. Today, in an effort to address user feedback, we’ve released version 2.2 of the app for iOS and Android. To improve your mobile phone’s ability to … Continue reading

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Software update for Roku 3

We’re always working to improve the Roku experience, and today we’ve released the very first software update for Roku 3. The update—version 5.0, build 7070—includes the following fixes: Added a progress dialog during the download of a home screen theme Added … Continue reading

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Announcing Roku Streaming Shades

UPDATE: Happy April Fools’ Day, friends! Streamers rejoice! Today, we are excited to introduce Roku Streaming Shades, the first wearable Roku player. Roku Streaming Shades were designed with the on-the-move TV watcher in mind. Comfortable, silicone nose pads keep the … Continue reading

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