Roku Launches the Roku 4 for 4K Ultra HD and HD TVs
Roku Inc. announced this week the launch of its Roku 4 streaming player. The latest entrant into the streaming media platform’s lineup is designed to support picture quality for both 4K Ultra HD and HD TVs.
The Roku 4 runs on the company’s new Roku OS 7, which was released alongside the new streaming media player. Roku OS 7 includes myriad new features including new discovery options that give consumers more access to entertainment choices; the ability to follow TV shows, movies, actors, directors, and more, and receive entertainment updates; and new Hotel and Dorm Connect features that allow users on the road to quickly connect wirelessly in locations that require log-in credentials to access the network.
“The Roku 4 is our best streaming player ever,” Roku Founder and CEO Anthony Wood, said in a statement. “It provides an amazing 4K experience with powerful performance and brilliant picture, at up to 60 frames per second on 4K TVs, and access to the most streaming channels with 4K entertainment, plus innovative features like Remote Finder. Powered by the new Roku OS 7, the Roku 4 gives consumers a new era of streaming performance and control over their entertainment.”