Roku launches five new streaming players: Roku Express, Roku Express+, Roku Premiere, Roku Premiere+ and Roku Ultra. Roku today launches five new streaming players: Roku Express, Roku Express+, Roku Premiere, Roku Premiere+ and Roku Ultra. These five new streaming players complement the extremely popular upgraded Roku Streaming Stick introduced in April, and offer consumers the most complete streaming player lineup.
|Roku launches five new streaming players: Roku Express, Roku Express+, Roku Premiere, Roku Premiere+ and Roku Ultra|
All Roku streaming players offer access to 3,500 streaming channels including 350,000 movies and TV episodes. Features like Hotel and Dorm Connect makes it easy to access public networks to stream when away from home. The simple remote control or the free Roku mobile app for iOS and Android mobile devices can be used to control a Roku device and access features like voice search, private listening and more.
Pricing & Availability
Roku Express, Roku Premiere, Roku Premiere+ and Roku Ultra streaming players will be available for pre-order beginning today and are expected to be in stores on October 9. Roku Express+ will be available exclusively at Walmart.
At just $29.99, the Roku Express offers 1080p HD streaming with a complete channel lineup and is a great solution for new streamers or for those who wish to extend the experience throughout their home. The Roku Express+, at $39.99, is for older TVs and supports a composite jack and A/V cable (red/white/yellow).
For those who seek fast performance through a quad-core processor and the ability to stream up to 4K in up to 60 frames per second (fps), Roku Premiere and Roku Premiere+ offer powerful performance at an amazing value: $79.99 and $99.99 respectively. The Roku Premiere+ also supports HDR for vibrant picture quality, and cool Roku features like a headphone jack in the remote.
Rounding out the line is the fully loaded Roku Ultra for the awesomest streaming experience which also includes support for Dolby Digital Plus decode, voice search and lost remote finder for $129.99.