Fans of the Roku streaming stick have always loved the compact size and lack of cumbersome wires. The one drawback that the device had is that it trailed quite a bit behind the larger Roku models as far as speed and performance. Roku has now closed the gap with it’s new and improved Roku stick.
- Only pocket-sized streamer with a quad-core processor; more processing power than Amazon Fire TV stick and Google Chromecast™
- Private listening via a mobile phone or tablet using the Roku Mobile App for iOS and Android™ devices (learn more below)
- Dual-band MIMO wireless for great connectivity
- Included remote for easy navigation and control
- Small, sleek design makes it simple to move between TVs in the home or use while traveling
- Cast video from Netflix and YouTube mobile apps directly to the TV
- Control with Roku Mobile App for iOS and Android – play personal video, photos and music on TV using the Play On Roku feature
- Hotel and Dorm Connect for easy connection to wireless networks away from home
- Access to more than 3,000 streaming channels, including 300,000 available movies and TV episodes
- Roku’s comprehensive and unbiased universal search feature helps you find availability and pricing for movies and TV shows across more than 30 top streaming channels.
- The Roku Feed feature lets you know when your favorite entertainment, such as movies and TV shows, become available for streaming – and at what price.
From the sounds of things Roku has released a streaming stick that should eliminate any doubt that they are the leader in streaming media players.