Roku unveils new Streaming Player for $49

Roku LT streaming playerRoku has just announced a new streaming player for which Anthony Wood (Roku Founder and CEO Anthony) says that is aimed to be “in every home”.

The new, tiny player is called Roku LT, it has built-in wireless, can stream HD720p video and offers access to more than 300 channels,  including Netflix, Hulu Plus, Pandora, Amazon Instant Video, Crackle, EPIX, and Disney, plus the newest premier addition the HBO GO. The Roku LT comes with a pocket-friendly price tag of $49.99 and will be available beginning in early November.

Roku LT streaming player

The Roku LT is the newest addition to the Roku 2 family of streaming players, which include also the models – Roku 2 HD ($59.99), Roku 2 XD ($79.99) and Roku 2 XS ($99.99), all enriched with Bluetooth and a microSD card slot. The flagship Roku 2 XS model also comes with a Bluetooth-enabled Roku Game Remote with motion control for games like Angry Birds.

Related posts

Paradial Acquired by Logitech

Logitech International announced the acquisition of the assets of a leading provider of firewall and Network Address Translation traversal solutions for video communication based in Norway, Paradial AS. Paradial's technology enables seamless video calling between people inside the walls of an...

Possible Radeon R9 390 pics leaked online

Possible Radeon R9 390 pics leaked online

One of the things that we know that will happen for sure this year is the release of AMD’s third generation Radeon graphics cards. As usual the top models will be the most exciting ones since they will come with HBM memory, advanced cooling solutions and tons of new features. The new models are...

Intel’s Apollo Lake to retire Braswell next year

Intel’s Apollo Lake to retire Braswell next year

Just a day after we learned Intel plans to introduce Kaby Lake chips next year instead of the 10 nm Cannonlake generation we have found something else too – next year Intel will also retire its current Braswell platform in favor of a new one called Apollo Lake. Apollo Lake will include chips...

Leave a comment