Roku 2 Arrives, With Angry Birds
Roku Wednesday announced the debut of the Roku 2, which will arrive in three separate versions. Features of the new Roku devices will include gaming capabilities, including "Angry Birds."
The three new models are the Roku 2 HD, Roku 2 XD and Roku 2 XS, priced at $59.99, $79.99 and $99.99, respectively. The highest-end model, the Roku 2 XS, sports 1080p HD video, as well as an advaned Netflix app.
"Roku is the best-selling streaming player on the market because of its simplicity, breadth of content and value. Now we're setting the bar even higher with Roku 2 – a more powerful platform with new features including casual gaming," Roku Founder and CEO Anthony Wood said. "We've worked closely with Rovio to bring the first full version of Angry Birds to the TV – and best of all, we're including it for free with the top-of-the-line XS model."